In 1980, a man on the Great Lakes needed a great hat.

Alex Tilley searched high and low for a durable sailing hat that matched his passion for the outdoors. 

So, he embarked on a journey and took it upon himself to create what has now become a global symbol of adventure - The Tilley Hat. 

Designed for everyday adventure

For over 40 years, our hats and apparel have given people around the world the confidence to step outside, to explore their surroundings with ease, to elevate their game, and look good doing it. From trek to travel, and everywhere in between. For every single one of your everyday adventures, there’s Tilley.

Lasts forever, even if you don't.

If by some divine intervention your Tilley loses too much of its lustre, some of our hats are Guaranteed for Life against normal wear and tear, poor workmanship, and faulty material. Just let us know so we can replace it and get you back out there.