The Clarke hat is a classic Indiana model made of 100% quality fur felt. Its crown is created 100% by hand. Inside, stamped lining with leather chamois. The design is accompanied by a matching grosgrain ribbon with a classic bow. Handmade, made in Spain.
For the manufacture of a handmade hat, the last is essential to give the hat its shape, which at first is a circular plane before being inserted into the mold, it becomes a conical piece to facilitate its handling. This shape is given pressure and heat with machines that are reminiscent of hydraulic presses that have the last for the hat incorporated in their lower part. This procedure is essential heat, the desired shape is obtained in a fixed way for that model of hat. With the shape of the crown created, the brim is formed, which, depending on the design, will go through different processes from the gumming so that the brim has greater or lesser hardness; ironing, a phase in which a regular iron and a large amount of steam are used, an element that will be very present throughout the process. This process is carried out by hand by a factory worker with each of the hats that are made. The brim is also trimmed to the specified length. Once the hat is finished, it is necessary to give a finish to its fiber and, as is normal in this world, there are different types of finishes, from velvety to a shiny polish, etc. Finally, the hat would go through the sewing workshop to be finished with all kinds of accessories such as ribbons, bows, sweatbands, lining, leather straps, etc.
Always brush the hat in the direction that the bristles take with a specialized brush. Use steam to accompany this action so that it is easier to remove odors and dust particles. Always keep it in a hat box.
We want to give winter a movie touch, and nothing better than feeling Indiana Jones on the streets of cities or towns. Let's make our day to day a frenetic walk with this model created 100% by hand and that will combine with everything one can wear.
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