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Editorial

Welcome to the Lock & Co. Editorial. Explore what we’ve been up to and what’s yet to come. We may even share a few secrets from our shop at No. 6 St James's Street, London.

A Royal Warrant of Appointment to King Charles III

Lock & Co. is tremendously honoured to have been granted a Royal Warrant of Appointment to His Majesty King Charles III as hatters.

IN CONVERSATION WITH: MEG SIMMONDS

On the 26th  of October 2022, Lock & Co. opens ‘60 Years of James Bond Hats’, an exclusive exhibit celebrating the film franchise’s 60th Anniversary.

PRESS COVERAGE: TATLER

Our Estate Faux Fur Hat, Tiffany Drop-Brim Hat and Gill Tweed Flat Cap look great in this shoot for the June 2024 issue of Tatler Magazine.

Top Picks for Couture Hats at Royal Ascot

For Ascot attendees, selecting the perfect hat is not just a matter of style, but a tradition steeped in elegance, female camaraderie, and sophistication. 

Packable & Rollable Hats Guide

We have the solution to all your travel chapeau woes! From Panamas and sun hats to bucket hats and trilbies, these hats have been designed specifically for traveling and won’t lose their shape when packed into a suitcase, so there’s no need to leave your favourite hat behind…

All about Top Hats

The top hat is the pinnacle of a gentleman's formal wardrobe, and is associated with Royal Ascot and weddings.  Discover more about top hats and how to clean a top hat.

Royal Ascot at Lock & Co.: The Ultimate Silk Top Hat Experience

This year, for your Royal Ascot silk top hat experience, there is only one place to come – No. 6 St James's Street, the ‘Home of Hats’.

LOCK & CO. HATTERS X BROWN'S HOTEL AFTERNOON TEA

Lock & Co. Hatters is pleased to announce that it will partner with Brown’s Hotel and launch a series of seasonal offerings in May, ahead of the British summer social season.

PRESS COVERAGE: COUNTRY LIFE

A selection of some of our straw hats were selected for a shoot that is gracing the pages of this April 2024 issue of Country Life Magazine.

ROYAL ASCOT FAQs

With Royal Ascot just around the corner, Lock & Co. has put together this helpful guide to answer your most frequently asked questions about what hats, headpieces, and top hats to wear to Royal Ascot 2024.

How to Choose a Hat for Your Face Shape

Discover the secret to looking effortlessly stylish - Use this simple guide from Lock & Co. designed to help you find the ideal hat that suits you best.

Wedding Hat Etiquette

Rules surrounding wedding guest millinery are not what they once were however here at Lock & Co. Hatters we firmly believe that choosing the right piece is both a decision of style and etiquette.

Panama Hat Guide

Read about Lock & Co.'s  unique Panama hats hand-woven in Ecuador by craftsmen and craftswomen, using skills passed down for generations.

Brain Tumour Research "Wear a Hat Day" School Project 2024

A selection of the fabulous creations by the pupils of Blakesley Primary School are on display in the shop windows at Lock & Co., 6 St. James’s Street, London, from Monday 25 March until Tuesday 2 April. 

The Conformateur: Crafting a Perfect Hard Hat Fitting for Bowler Hats and Top Hats

The perfect hard hat fitting involves a meticulous process, where the conformateur plays a pivotal role in achieving the ideal fit.

The Ultimate Guide to Luxury Winter Baseball Caps

Lock & Co. offers a range of stylish baseball caps that are specifically designed to keep you warm and add a touch of luxury to your look.

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