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International Hats Art Competition 2014

Please note that the closing date for entries is March 8th 2014 With its rich history of hat production centred around felt, the Atelier/Musée du Chapeau launches its competition for 2014 with the theme “Archi’Felt”. Entrants are encouraged to assert their identity in this special area of hat making by taking an architectural theme, and…

Wear a Hat Day 2014

There are just over nine weeks to go until Wear A Hat Day! Held this year on the 28th March, Wear A Hat Day is a fun event open to all ages, with the aim of raising awareness and funds for UK charity Brain Tumour Research. It’s easy to get involved and create an event…

22 Of The Most Niche Magazines The World Has Known

The HAT Magazine is proud to feature alongside Lighthouse Digest and Emu Today Magazine. You can view the full list here.

Frederick Fox LVO 1931-2013

Royal Milliner Frederick (Freddie) Fox LVO has died in London at the age of 82 after a short illness. We will miss his wit and wisdom. There will be a full obituary in our January 2014 issue.

A Film About the Hat Block Makers of Luton

In issue 59, for Christmas present ideas, we listed a book ‘The Hat Industry of Luton and its Buildings’. To complement this publication, English Heritage have created a short film, looking into the fascinating world of the last remaining metal hat block makers in the British Isles – Boon and Lane Ltd of Luton. It…

Mad About Hats Film Preview

We received news from Olivier Vandersleyen, creator of the hat film ‘Mad About Hats’. The film’s preview was held in Portugal at the end of 2014 and was a great success, with a lot of visitors. Olivier also sent us a trailer to the film, which can be seen here. ‘Mad About Hats’ the DVD…