Black Bowler Hats from our company are top top quality from our manufacturer that have been making hats for over 300 years.These hats are only made from to quality fabrics and materials and we have many happy customers.
Bowler Hat For Orangemen.
Many of our Black bowler hats are used by Orangemen in parades and marches in conjunction with white gloves, and collars and sashes.
Origin Of The Bowler Hat.
The hats has been known as many names including the bob hat, or derby hat. It is made from a hard felt and has round shaped crown and was first made by Tam Bowler so the name stuck. It was very popular about 40 to 70 years ago and hundreds of business men wore this hat is large cities. Before that is was popular with the Irish and American working classes.Now in modern times it has been less popular but still work by some middle to upper classes and on remembrance day.
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