Bucket hat

The turn of the twentieth century marked the birth of the bucket hat. Also known as ‘fishing hats’, the headgear was constructed from felt or tweed cloth and worn by Irish farmers to protect them from the rain. The hats were lightweight and portable, easy to fold in the pocket, which lead to them being adopted internationally over the next half century. 

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Bucket hats available here at HANSEN

We have a number of bucket hats for sale. Firstly, we stock the Kapital Old man and the sea chino hat in khaki. This design is reminiscent of more traditional bucket hat designs with a practical strap around the back so you can change the size of it. It’s also given in the colour of khaki, a colour often used for outdoor clothing, especially that of the army. 

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