Barbisio, Hatter From Biella

To find stylish hats are as previously stated an art. Deficiencies not aesthetically it feels the craftsmanship probability clearly deficient. But there are exceptions where both of these criteria are met – that ANR ika Barbisio

The brand, founded in 1862, experienced its perhaps foremost heyday in the 40s and 50s. With retailers all over the world were Barbisios Anglo felt inspired design language an important part of the Italian fashion miracle. Most famous is undoubtedly the mark of their felt hats, which, given that the brand was founded and still has its production in Italian weaving Mecca Biella, is not particularly surprising.

To create a felt hat is interesting process. After having selected the fibers that measure are pressed together to a compact moldable cloth. Those who own or have ever had the privilege to test the brand’s jackets from the now defunct clothing line will realize that the feeling in these fabrics actually largely reminiscent of the feeling of the blanket Hats’. Not least, the compact fabric and formability. After the fabric is compressed shaped hat ago from templates in the hat crown. Finally, sew the hat all parts sewn.

The brand’s range is now divided into three collections; Tradition, Classic and Innovation. The former contains the name suggests mostly traditional formal hat models Bowler and high hat, while Classic rather includes hats for casual everyday use with models Trilbyn. The slightly bolder collection Innovation designed by none other than Pierangelo D’Agostin, previously also responsible for the brand’s convection. Now, do not hold the collection a few pockets for the iPhone in the hat crown, but well-pressed printing patterns and retractable earflaps.