Whilst they never lose sight of traditional values – exceptional quality, fine attention to detail and supreme craftsmanship. Failsworth’s focus is on the future, employing the latest advances in fabric technology manufacturing techniques and design innovation.
In 1903, they turned out a mere 25-dozen hats per week. Growing steadily, by the 1940’s making 5,000-dozen hats per week, even finding time to contribute towards the war effort by hand-crafting flying helmets for the RAF and ‘special equipment’ for commando frogmen.
Today Failsworth are still concentrating on tomorrow, forever introducing new twists on ever-popular models, introducing next generation fabrics, textures and colours, always inventing, always progressing.