This is the perfect gift for the die-hard Akubra fan or for a visitor to Australia. Akubra has been a family business for over 100 years and is the only fur felt hat making business in the country. Akubra has become an Australian icon.
Handcrafted History distills the rich history of Akubra into a beautifully presented coffee table book. It is a tale of how handmade craftsmanship will always outshine fast fashion and about how people still matter.
Akubra hats are worn by people from every walk of life all over the world. Politicians and dignitaries, celebrities, sportsmen and women, those in the country and the city. It is a part of the Australian military history and has been part of the Olympic uniform.
Richly illustrated, this large-format coffee-table book features makes a great addition to any bookshelf.