The Basque beret can be traced back centuries, but was popularised in the 1920s thanks to overwhelming global demand for the modest style. Crafted from refined felted wool and partially lined, the beret features the traditional stalk and leather trim to add further reinforcement.
Steam from a household kettle and a hard bristle hat brush will help remove dust and dirt. Brush the hat using short strokes, following the natural direction of the fibre.Wet hats should be dried using a clean, absorbent cloth or sponge.
1. USE a soft tape measure.
2. PLACE it around your head, positioned mid-forehead and just above the ears.
3. MEASURE in centimetres or inches.
4. FIND your size on the hat size chart.
You can find our instructional video on how to measure your hat size here: Hat sizing
Every Lock & Co. hat purchased is carefully and expertly hand-prepared in our London shop by one of our Hatters, before being whisked out of our famous green front door.
To find your perfect hat size, we suggest booking a virtual appointment for a consultation with one of our hatters .