The Bollman Hat Company Makers' Collection
To commemorate its 150th year, Bollman Hat Company has designed and manufactured the Makers’ Collection. This limited edition hat collection celebrates the spirit, craftsmanship, and heritage of America’s oldest hatmaker and its employee-owners.
Using techniques developed by Bollman’s master craftspeople over the past 150 years, each hat in the Makers’ Collection is formed from the finest raw materials and impeccable finishes to create this line of premium, high-quality felt and straw hats.Shop the Makers' Collection
These hats are extremely limited and are a must have for any hat collector. There are only 150 hats available in each style and color.
Each hat comes with a numbered commemorative certificate of authenticity and a Bollman Heritage hat box.
150 Years and Counting!
Founded in 1868, Bollman Hat Company is America’s oldest hatmaker. Known as a world leading designer, manufacturer and distributor of men’s, women’s, and children’s headwear and accessories, Bollman Hat Company distributes its industry leading brands to over seventy countries.
Now Bollman offers, for the first time in 150 years, this limited edition collection branded as Bollman Hat Company.
Celebrating Our Heritage
Bollman Hat Company could not have made it 150 years without the hard work, talent, perseverance, and commitment of its employee-owners.
Each hat in the Makers’ Collection is named after an employee-owner who has over 35 years of service and who has dedicated their careers to the craft of hatmaking.
America’s Oldest Hat Factory
Bollman Hat Company is passionate about manufacturing in the USA. Each hat in the Makers’ Collection was made in America’s oldest hat factory in Adamstown, PA. The Panama straw hats in the collection have been made with globally sourced materials featuring fine, handwoven Ecuadorian Panama hat blanks that have been blocked, finished, and trimmed in Adamstown, PA. Check out each product page for specific product origins.
Each straw hat in the Makers’ Collection is made by Bollman’s master craftspeople from the finest handwoven Panama straw bodies from Ecudaor.
The collection features straw fedoras, outback, and flat brim styles that are made in the USA with globally sourced materials.
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The felt hats in the Makers’ Collection are all made with the Bollman Hat Company’s signature Elite finish which creates a luxurious hand-sueded finish.
Featuring fedoras, boaters, and pork pies, the wool felt hats of the Makers’ Collection are all made in the USA.
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