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Trilby vs. Fedora: What's the Difference? How are They Similar?
Some may think that fedoras and trilbys are completely interchangeable, but hold on just a second there! While it's not uncommon to feel a bit of confusion as to what the finer differences between these two styles of hat may be given their obvious similarities, let's try to help clear it up a bit for you.
Keeping Cozy in Caps with Ear Flaps

Autumn leaves color the trees, and alongside them both our days and nights begin to hold the chilling bite of the winter months that approach. We gather our thicker coats, seek out scarves, and tuck gloves away into pockets and bags for the inevitability that they will be needed, because it's far better to be prepared than finding yourself without, right?

Then, of course, we seek out our coziest hat.

Let’s take a look at some of our caps with ear flaps to give you an idea of what your options could be this winter for any of your impending winter wonderland wanderings!

Italian Made Hats: Our Story, Why Italy?

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Introducing Ferruccio Vecchi
While much has remained unchanged, and their products are still made by hand in Italy with the same craftsmanship, the Ferruccio Vecchi designs are always looking towards the future. They are on a constant search for new and alternative source materials and developing new techniques to dye and treat the hats. 
Style Guide: Caps & How to Wear Them
If you're wanting to expand your hat repertoire but don't necessarily want the look of brimmed hats, donning a new cap is often the easy grab-and-go option. Let's look at some the varying styles we carry to get you started!
2022 Ultimate Women's Gift Guide
It's that time of year to start thinking about holiday gift giving! Below is our guide to finding the perfect hat style for the woman on your list, from the casual hat wearer to the always accessorized style masters.
Happy Hatterween!
While it may seem daunting at first trying to get inspiration or even know where to start with the right style, don't worry, we've got you covered! We will give you five classic hat shapes that will come with a barrage of costumes you can utilize them toward and get extra creative with, while also being a fantastic addition to your everyday style well after the season of tricks and treats is over.
Hat Knowledge: Materials - Fall/Winter
As the seasons change, so do the materials hats are made of. This is what separates Spring/Summer from Fall/Winter hats. Sure, you can wear your summer straw in the winter, if you’d like. But, that’s like wearing sandals in the snow....
A Brand New Look!
In mid-July we began a series updates that gave our website a new look that was years in the making. Between then and now, a few more things have changed, moved or gone away entirely. But, this weekend (October 1st), our website will receive it's last major update for awhile.
Naming Our Hats - TV & Movie Edition
Naming our hats is probably one of the best parts of our creative process. Some of our hats are named after customers - We call them the Happy Hat People. Other hats have Italian names. But, every now and again we look to our favorite movies and television shows for inspiration.
Best Fedoras for Women
Why Choose a Woman's Fedora? Whether you're bold when it comes to fashion or more conservative, you may want to switch up your hat game now and again (assuming you like hats, which you probably do, since you're here in...
Best Beanies to Keep You Warm This Season 2017
No collection of holiday headwear is complete without a few snug and toasty beanies to keep you warm. Here are a few options to keep on your radar
Belfry Italia: How One Trip Inspired An Entire Collection 2017
Hats in the Belfry is an American company, and we’re proud of that. We’re proud of the American hatmaking tradition. We are also proud of the hatmaking tradition the world over, and are in awe of the incomparable hatmakers in Italy. This respect gave rise to the Belfry Italia line.
Belfry Gifts For Her 2020
Everyone knows that hats make great gifts, but choosing the style for that special person on your list can sometimes be overwhelming. Don’t over think things. Use this guide to picking the perfect hat for the stylish woman in your life.
Belfry Gifts For Him! 2020
This season, give the gift of great style in the form of exceptional headwear! Choosing the perfect hat for your guy does not have to be complicated. Here are a few tips for picking the best hat for the man on your list.
Beach Hats For Women
Grab the sun tan lotion, towels, and 2-piece bathing suits; it’s beach time! We all know between mid-July and mid-August is one of the hottest times of the year, so if you’re headed to the beach to cool off, why not do it in style? Grab only the hottest most fashionable beach hats for your trip.
7 Famous Movie Hats
Hollywood puts out thousands of movies each year, each with different plots, characters, and settings. Some movies take off without a hitch and make millions of dollars on the opening night! These famous movies often have characters that wear some stylish hats that really make their character who they are. Some of these hats are so iconic that you can buy their famous hats online and in stores! Instead of listing all of the hats, we’ll cover 10 of these famous hats that you may recognize.
Fall Preview - Women's Belfry Italia
Our Fall/Winter 22 women’s Belfry Italia collection is here and better than ever. We went bold with designers Ferruccio Vecchi & Guerra 1855. This season’s collections include hand-painted safaris, chain bands and animal prints. For our Italian Knitwear, we kept...