- 100% Cotton Mil Style Herringbone Upper
- Deadstock Basketweave Twill Underbrim & Front Lining
- Embroidered Felt Applique
- Unstructured Vtg. Style Crushable Upper
"You shoulda been here yesterday..."
Laid to rest & never spoken again, but scarily appropriate in current times. I had no idea, when I drew this up last fall, how the joke would lose humor in reality.
Made in Los Angeles, CA. USA
Durable Handmade in USA hats & caps for the discerning surfer/skater.
Driven by a headwear market that seemed limited and stale at the time, The Ampal Creative launched its first full collection in 2007. Over the last 13 years we have developed a diverse following and become known for quality and attention to detail.
Since 2010, all Ampal hats, socks, beanies patches - everything - have been exclusively Made in USA. We search local jobbers and manufacturers for premium textiles and unique prints. Often, we find a single roll of deadstock material and make as many hats as we can from it. Being 100% hands on in all stages of development, for each hat, allows us to ensure the highest level of quality.
"Made Like They Used To" is more than just a saying for us. Its how we try to make every product that we release. "Back in the day" clothing & most products were built to last, not disposable purchases that don't make it a year. We have a personal collection of Ampal hats that have seen years of adventures & abuse - they all have a great worn character, like a great old pair of jeans, but still have a few more years of sun protection in them.
Distinguished Goods for Lovers of the Outdoors & Roads Less Traveled.
Made Like They Used To in Los Angeles, CA. USA
Groundswell Surf Store, 42 Coombe Terrace, Brighton BN2 4AD
Open Mon/Weds/Fri 10am - 2pm Tel : 01273 033322
Atlantic Surfboards Ltd Reg Company no 11268268
Returns accepeted within 14 days of recipt for a full refund. Carriage & packing charges may apply, replacement items sent out free of charge.
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