March 8, 2014 – 6:52 pm | No Comment

One of the new hats we predict to be a top seller this summer is the Dobbs Center Dent Shantung Straw Fedora. Naturally the classic styling and light-weight shantung straw will turn heads while remaining …

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Spring Hats Are Here! Now If We Could Just Do Something About the Weather
March 1, 2014 – 10:21 pm | No Comment

The Hat Whisperer emerges from the deep burrough where straw hats are stored. What does this mean? Spring and Summer are closer than they seem. Hang in there, America. This winter has to die eventually.

Spring and Summer can’t be that far away.


Otherwise we wouldn’t already be changing over our store with straw hats!

Our work has only just begun, but we are already boxing up some of the wool and fur felt. Better yet, we’re bringing up the straw and linen.

Best of all, new models of summer hats are starting to arrive from Stetson, Biltmore and Dobbs. Some of them are already on display in the store, if you can swing by to see. If the internet is as close as you can get to us, check back regularly because we soon will be adding them online!

Until then, think warm thoughts. This winter has to end eventually.

Cheaper Shipping Now Available!
February 8, 2014 – 11:28 pm | No Comment

Learn what new shipping options are available from Hats Plus, and see how much money you might save with each order!

Our World is Freezing, Warm Hats Still in Stock
January 11, 2014 – 8:34 pm | No Comment

Another polar vortex is forecast for late January or in February. Brace yourself against all cold weather with any one of these great winter hats for sale at Hats Plus!

Wear What Papa Bear Wore
December 28, 2013 – 7:39 pm | 2 Comments

One of Chicago’s most famous hat-wearing icons is George “Papa Bear” Halas, the former owner, player, coach and creator of the Chicago Bears. We profile this man of many talents and examine the hat he wore to help fans who want to wear one of their own to show their team support the old skool way.

Warehouse Grand Opening!
December 3, 2013 – 4:42 pm | No Comment

If you live around or are passing through Boulder, Colorado, be sure to visit our warehouse for great holiday bargains! Click here to learn more about its holiday hours.

Kangol’s Visit with Hats Plus
November 13, 2013 – 4:47 pm | No Comment

Meet the Kangol reps who came to visit us on Saturday November 9. Find out what it is like working for Kangol and experiencing the brand from the inside. Click here to meet Kangol’s North American sales director and the upper Midwest’s sales rep.

Kangol Buy 1 Get 1 Free Event!
November 2, 2013 – 7:38 pm | No Comment

Learn the details of our special 1-day, in-store only Buy 1 Get 1 event with Kangol when you click here.

How Do I Choose a Winter Hat?
October 26, 2013 – 5:47 pm | 3 Comments

You’ve only got money for one hat or cap this winter. What will it be? Learn some great tips for selecting the perfect one when you click here.

Visit with Kangol @ Hats Plus
October 5, 2013 – 5:55 pm | No Comment

Visit with actual representatives of Kangol. They are coming to our store in Chicago. Click here and learn more.

The Best Part of Autumn: NEW HATS!
September 14, 2013 – 6:27 pm | No Comment

Just ahead of the changing colors, Hats Plus is making its annual change from straw to felt, as it fills its shelves and racks with a new season’s hats and caps. Learn more about that transition when you click here.

The Joy of Hats
July 20, 2013 – 6:29 pm | No Comment

Working in a hat shop is a rockin’ way to people watch and have a good time. Check out photos of the joys of the customer experience at Hats Plus when you click here.