Discover our exclusive collection of Kentucky Derby hats. Shop Now

Basque Beret

The Basque beret can be traced back centuries, but was popularised in the 1920.

This style became very sought-afterin the 1920s thanks to overwhelming global demand for the modest style.

Basque Beret
Color
Black
Size

PRODUCT DETAILS

Measurements
  • Diameter: 27 cm
Care

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.

Materials

Crafted from refined felted wool and partially lined, the Basque beret features the traditional stalk and leather trim to add further reinforcement.

Styling & Fitting

Berets are generally worn a quarter of the way down the forehead with one side of the beret down at a slant.

How to measure your hat size. Read More

Hat Size Chart

Men's Hat Styling

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 here.

HAT CHARACTERISTICS

At Lock & Co., we sell the finest hats and caps. To achieve this, we pay particular attention to specific hat characteristics - style, fit, durability, and materials. We share these characteristics with you for each hat to help you decide on the perfect choice.

Find Your Size and Style

Style
Beret
At Lock & Co. we offer a wide selection of styles of hats. What defines a hat style is its form: overall shape, height/shape of the crown, width of the brim, and material type. These define a style e.g., Fedora, Trilby, Panama, Cloche, Tweed cap etc.
Material
Felted Wool
Lock & Co. hats are made of the finest quality material. These can range from exclusive Escorial wool, Scottish Tweed, and cashmere to Toquilla straw for our Panama hat.