Akubra - Handcrafted History
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Author: Neil Montagnana-Wallace
Publisher: Bounce Books
Product Id: 5800
Akubra has been a family business for over 100 years and is the only fur felt hat making business in the country.
Hancrafted History details 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.
Every Akubra made passes through 50 pairs of hands during the 162 step process. 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.
Akubra has become an Australian icon.
Richly illustrated, this large-format coffee-table book features makes a gorgeous addition to any bookshelf.