About Us


We are manufactures of Traditional and Fashion Headwear. We have been established in the millinery / hat business for over 60 years. The experience and expertise gained during this time has enabled us to produce high quality headwear. We supply the main High St Store Groups, as well as independent retailers -Large and small.


Top Shop. Dorothy Perkins. Miss Selfridges. Top Man. Debenhams. River Island. T. K. Max.

At our factory in England, we produce a quality range of Traditional Dressage Wool Felt Hats – Toppers, Bowlers, (As seen on the TV programme “How it’s Made”) Trilbies, Western styles and many more. We also manufacture a range of Character Style Hats, Gangster, Tricorns, and Muskateers along with many others.

Our Genuine Panama Range of Hats is quite surperb, high quality and available in several different shapes. These hats are also hand made and hand finished.

Burgess Hats works closely with buyers and their design teams to produce an extensive up to the minute range of fashion and leisure headwear, designed and produced exactly to buyer’s specification.

We carry an extensive range of Hong Kong sourced fabric swatches to select from.