Menswear: The Official Hats Thread


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Jimmy326
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4592 posts since 22/9/07

29 Jul 2016 21:13
I know what you mean. Wearing a cap stained with Gook blood when you haven't made the kill yourself. Tragic.
YLAup
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5629 posts since 5/9/11

30 Jul 2016 13:10
More because they look like they're from the bargain bin in Hamley's, next to the nerf guns and gijoes.
phikz
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3144 posts since 14/4/09

posted 28 Feb 2017 17:13, edited 28 Feb 2017 17:13

On the lookout for something like this Larose bucket hat, something preferably black (or dark) and textured and with minimal branding. Don't want to spend too much… Let me know if anyone has anything to shift.
OnlyOneStop
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2929 posts since 3/8/08

26 Jun 2017 19:34
Has anyone seen a nice hat (no caps) in any of the sales? Need something for my hols.
Crackajack
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7865 posts since 21/4/05

26 Feb 2020 13:06
Looking for a plain navy wool mix or cotton baseball cap that is lower profile than an Ebbetts. They look really high. I prefer the RL or similar ones that Def look lower.

Anyone seen any that are made in USA or Japan? Do Ebbetts do a lower profile model?
Burt
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6145 posts since 3/1/10

posted 26 Feb 2020 13:14, edited 26 Feb 2020 13:14
Prolly not your aesthetic but I gotta blue wool one from Arket during the 2019 rinse, Cracka; much lower profile than my NY Ebbets cap and a more malleable peak too. Also got a plain grey New Era wool cap but it's far more rigid than the Arket one.
Crackajack
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7865 posts since 21/4/05

26 Feb 2020 13:28
Seeing unionwear.com and Cali headwear are they any good? Anyone know any good brands that use them?
Crackajack
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7865 posts since 21/4/05

26 Feb 2020 13:29
Burt wrote: Prolly not your aesthetic but I gotta blue wool one from Arket during the 2019 rinse, Cracka; much lower profile than my NY Ebbets cap and a more malleable peak too. Also got a plain grey New Era wool cap but it's far more rigid than the Arket one.

Ta Burt. I think the NE and Ebbetts are nice but sit a bit high. Company's call the sort I'm after a 'dad cap' Laughing out loud I think it's a more modern and unstructured style.
mirrored
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1180 posts since 8/7/08

26 Feb 2020 15:52
New England Caps from Open as Usual look like they might fit the bill cracka. Websites weird so I can't link unfortunately
Crackajack
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7865 posts since 21/4/05

26 Feb 2020 17:42
mirrored wrote: New England Caps from Open as Usual look like they might fit the bill cracka. Websites weird so I can't link unfortunately

Cheers look just right as a cotton option, but out of stock from them!
swede
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9548 posts since 21/3/09

posted 8 Jul 2020 21:19, edited 8 Jul 2020 21:19
who is making decent caps nowadays? growing my hair out a bit and need something to pop to shops/take bins out etc.
EssexBoyII
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7063 posts since 5/6/07

8 Jul 2020 21:43
I have a uniqlo wool one I’ll sell you swede
NigelBenn
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4319 posts since 6/2/08

8 Jul 2020 22:12
Try Mr P sale swede. They had the Noah ones on there
Copper
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2939 posts since 29/11/11

9 Jul 2020 22:41
swede wrote: who is making decent caps nowadays? growing my hair out a bit and need something to pop to shops/take bins out etc.

Poten
mirrored
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1180 posts since 8/7/08

10 Jul 2020 09:09
there any current uk/eu stockists for poten? can only see em on self edge
bertoni
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1458 posts since 29/9/11

10 Jul 2020 11:45
swede wrote: who is making decent caps nowadays? growing my hair out a bit and need something to pop to shops/take bins out etc.

HW Dog make some nice stuff. Clutch Cafe and Sunrise.se have caps.
sodomgomorra
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1603 posts since 24/3/14

10 Jul 2020 12:43
swede wrote: who is making decent caps nowadays? growing my hair out a bit and need something to pop to shops/take bins out etc.

You're getting a special hat for taking the bins out?

andymakesglasses
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20528 posts since 26/1/06

10 Jul 2020 12:52
A bin lid.
swiftus
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1404 posts since 1/7/09

posted 10 Jul 2020 12:54, edited 10 Jul 2020 12:54
swede wrote: who is making decent caps nowadays? growing my hair out a bit and need something to pop to shops/take bins out etc.

Just wear your cycling cap/helmet
Copper
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2939 posts since 29/11/11

10 Jul 2020 13:11
mirrored wrote: there any current uk/eu stockists for poten? can only see em on self edge

cheap on proxy. DM me if u want one I can add 2 my next order