The Journal

All-Time Favourite

From 1940s Hollywood movie detectives to jazz musicians, the fedora has enjoyed its share of illustrious associations throughout its decades-long...

Get ahead for autumn

While it’s not quite time to put away the summer caps – they’re ideal for this tricky transitional period between summer and autumn – thoughts ...

Fish for Compliments

It’s said that there is no such thing as bad weather, only unsuitable clothing, which is something to keep in mind as the seasons start to chang...

League of Its Own

The baseball cap may be best known for its casual, sporty style, but it’s more versatile an accessory than you might imagine. Reinterpreted in p...

Women of Many Hats

Even though Bates spent more than 120 years as a gentleman’s hatter until a few months ago, it may surprise you to learn that, for decades, the we...

Work of Art

There are summer hats – and then there’s the Panama. With its sun-shielding brim, breathable design and elegant shape, the traditional straw hat...

One Of A Kind

  We know that finding the right hat – one that complements your unique taste, personality and appearance – is no easy task. That’s why we offer...

Play It Cool

With its unmistakable silhouette, the flat cap has transcended time and trends to establish itself as one of the nation’s best-loved hats. And w...

Peak Season

The Gatsby, baker boy, newsboy, cabbie, sixpence… the rounder, fuller-bodied cousin of the flat cap goes by many names, owing to its uptake by di...

Easy does it

When it comes to off-duty summer dressing – what we wear outside of work for pleasure and  downtime – effortless and low-maintenance are the adj...

All Roads Lead to Roma

What do you get if you cross Italian style and craftsmanship with British tradition and innovation? Our exceptional Roma cap of course. Combinin...

Summer Sidekick

The bucket hat has become a summer staple in recent years, and it’s no wonder – the ’90s favourite, which is enjoying a stylish revival – is br...