Miscellaneous

Why were bowler hats invented?


1 Answer

It was designed by London hatmakers Thomas and William Bowlers for hatters Lock & Co of St James's. The brief was to create a piece of headgear that could be worn by gamekeeps when they were out riding to protect their heads from low-hanging branches.

{{ relativeTimeResolver(1588285437006) }}

LIVE
Points points 109
Rating 4
Sign-in to view all answers

Similar Questions
Miscellaneous 1 Answer
Miscellaneous 1 Answer

Join Alexa Answers

Help make Alexa smarter and share your knowledge with the world

LEARN MORE