Montappone Hat Museum
La Bella Donna
Montappone, in the Le Marche region of Italy, is renowned for its hat making history and traditions and is at the heart of the Italian hat making industry. We source our beautiful hats from Montappone and make regular visits over to the area to meet with the local businesses and catch up on the latest designs and trends. Have a look at our latest Italian hat collection here.
On one of our recent trips we also visited the Montappone Hat Museum and found it fascinating. Displaying the long history of the Montappone people and their connection to Italian hats and the production of hats as well as stunning examples of hats new and old. The old photographic images capture the sense of tradition and heritage in the area and show us the passion and dedication that the people of Montappone have to the production of fine quality Italian hats. Here are a few images to give you a taste: