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Richard Hunt
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Scary Clown
This colourful Kufi hat is worn the image below with colourful dreadlocks when I played a freaky clown at a recent event. Hats like this come in many varieties, the shape is what puts it in the pill box group, the colour and decoration is what determine oth...

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Latex Skeleton Mask
There are other things you can wear on head besides hats such as hoods, wigs, crowns and one of the other things is masks This latex mask I'm wearing is from the Ascendancy prop box Latex masks can be half masks which leave the mouth uncovered, face masks j...

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Thracian Cap
Thracian cap. made of cow hide The style or shape is that of phrygian cap, i.e. with a forward pointing top the crown, smurf hat style. Thracian caps where made of skins with the fur still attached, and then the rest of leather is left to dangle down over t...

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Village Yokel
A simple felt hat, misused and abused makes a idea hat for anyone that is not wanting a fashion statement. Ideal for playing characters such as farmers, peasants or the village yokel. If you want to look a little (very little) smarter turn the brim up

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Novelty Witches
Novelty Witches Hat probably for a Halloween costume Made of velvet its works in a way, but does not mirror any reality. The original owner of the hat donated it after wearing once for lrp event where she played the part of witch, see photos below. The witc...

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Trapper Cap
This waxed cotton trapper hat is perfect for when I go hunting for lost socks Fur lined it helps protect me from the dusty locations hidden socks lurk waiting to jump out at you. Being black is also excellent camouflage for the dark corners of the sock draw...

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Tall Top Hat
This tall top hat gives you extra presence. This is near enough for me a stove pipe style top hat, perhaps to be a perfect stove pipe it needs the side of cylindrical crown more parallel and the brim flatter, but height wise its got the credentials. Just lo...

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Putting on My Top Hat
This is typical average height black wool top hat is about the most common top hat you will find.  On this hat t he brim is turned up and the crown while still the top cylinder tapers out towards the top. Top hat can be taller or lower than this, the cylind...

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Chow's Hood
This hood and total costume ensemble comes from Chows Emporium  one of my favourite traders In the photo above I'm wearing the costume to play a alien warrior in sci-fi larp system. The Hood is large and interestingly decorated made of artificial leather an...

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Pork Pie
Modern Pork Pie hats are defined by their crown which resembles the top a pork pie.  I call this a modern Pie hat since other styles in history have also used this name. I associate this hat with Gene Hackman in the French Connection. Modern pork pie hats c...
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