Flat cap - Philip Sr. Växbo Lin Rödven Black - CTH Ericson
Flat cap - Philip Sr. Växbo Lin Rödven Black - CTH Ericson
Flat cap - Philip Sr. Växbo Lin Rödven Black - CTH Ericson
Flat cap - Philip Sr. Växbo Lin Rödven Black - CTH Ericson
Flat cap - Philip Sr. Växbo Lin Rödven Black - CTH Ericson

Edward Växbo Lin Rödven Black

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Product Description:

A classic Flat Cap in 100% linen from exclusive Växbo Lin, made in Sweden.

Växbo Lin outside Bollnäs in Hälsingland is one of Sweden's few remaining linen weavers, traditional patterns are woven together with timeless design.

Detailed information:

  • Color: Black
  • 4,0 centimetres brim
  • Made of 100 % Linen (Flax)
  • No lining
  • Machine wash cold, gentle spin

To measure your hat size, wrap a tape measure around your head just above your ears. The tape should fit comfortably – not too tight. Round up to the nearest size.

If you have no tape measure, you can measure with a string, which you then measure with a ruler.

Head Size (cm) Head Size (Inch) Generic Hat Size
54    21 1/4 XS
55    21 5/8 S
56    22    S
57    22 1/2 M
58 22,75 M
59    23 1/4 L
60    23 5/8 L
61    24    XL
62    24 1/2 XL
63    24 3/4 XXL

A Flat cap also called Scally cap, Ivy cap or Golf cap has a history far back in time. As early as the 14th century, it was used in England and in the south of Italy.

At the beginning of the 20th century, when all men wore some type of headwwear, the Fat cap could be worn by the working class as an everyday cap and by the upper class during sporting activities.

The Flat cap is sewn from a single piece of fabric and has seams at the edges that create the fit. A Flat cap express a robust, obvious, timeless and sophisticated style.

Our caps have a handmade quality and timeless style. We always start from traditional shapes, patterns and materials and then adapt them to a contemporary expression.

The name comes from the boys who worked selling newspapers on the streets in the late 19th century. In the UK, the model was called Baker Boy cap, but the truth is that the cap was used by more than just "Newsboys" and "Bakerboys". All men, especially from the working class, could wear this type of cap during the heyday of the early 20th century.

The Newsboy cap has a rounder, more generous and bolder shape that gives a more urban attitude than, for example, a Flat cap. The iconic shape of the cap is sewn from eight pieces of fabric and has a button in the middle.

Our caps have a handmade quality and timeless style. We always start from traditional shapes, patterns and materials and then adapt them to a contemporary expression.