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Coming soon: Whiteley bakerboy & flat caps

Tuesday 19th September 2017
We have just received a new delivery of some beautiful Whiteley Hats into the shop. These are now available to buy in our shop in Reading, and will be photographed tomorrow to be able to buy on the website from next week. We also invested in some vintage apple crates…
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Vintage Hats Coming Soon!

Saturday 1st July 2017
Last week we finally got some time and got around to sorting out and photographing some of our genuine vintage hat collection. These will be added to the website over the next week so keep checking back to see what we have available. These hats are all in great condition…
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Wednesday 21st June 2017
Here at Arcade Hatters we have been enjoying the warm weather lately, but of course we have also been making sure we have been keeping our heads covered with a lovely summer hat. Check out our selection on the website, or visit us in the shop for even more options…
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Handmade Panama Summer 1920s Cloches

Tuesday 4th April 2017
We have been trying something new for us in the shop the last few days with blocking handmade Ecuadorian Panama into cloches for the summer months. We think they have turned out really well and would make the perfect holiday hat, or even to wear at a vintage themed summer…
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Retro pin-up flower hair clips

Wednesday 29th March 2017
We have been making lots of 1950's vintage inspired pretty little flower hair clips in the shop lately. They are colourful fabric flowers on a felt base attached to a crocodile clip.These cute affordable flower accessories would look great as part of a pin-up vintage outfit, or will just bring…
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Welcome to our new online shop

Tuesday 21st March 2017
Welcome to our newly launched website! We have had our little hat shop in Reading, Berkshire for about 6 years so thought it was about time to start selling our hats online. A true family business started by Adrienne hand making her beautiful bespoke hats and headpieces, she quickly expanded to…
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