James Lock & Co is the oldest hat shop in the world, as well as being one of the oldest family owned businesses still in existence.
Over the years, Lock's have supplied headwear to many tens of thousands of people from all walks of life who have sought out quality and service.
They are proud to hold the Royal Warrants for His Royal Highness The Duke of Edinburgh and HRH The Prince of Wales
Venue Details & Map
James Lock & Co
6 St. James's StreetSt. James'sLondonSW1A 1EF
- +44 (0)20 7930 5849
- Public transport:
- Green Park, Underground
I once bought a grey chauffeurs hat from Lock & Co. for a stuido photo-shoot I was undertaking in Lots Road, Chelsea.
The grey chauffeurs hat looked almost perfect on the model, while I was photographing her. But I must admit the grey chauffeurs hat, did look a bit Gestapo like.
For me, I personally do not wear hats at all, I'm afraid. Nonetheless, I would always recommend Lock & Co. to...more
Cet extraordinaire chapelier existe depuis le XVIIIe siècle.
L'une des "Boutiques" de Londres qui donne une idée de la tradition anglaise en matière de vêtements.
Quel dommage que la mode des chapeaux ait disparue !!!more
When I was a ring mistress, in the circus, my top hats came from here. They also do beautiful ladies hats, mens formal headgear and country wear.
The oldest family-run hat shop in the world has been on this spot since 1765, but of course trading even longer supplying the Court at St. James's .
James Lock & Co is situated near St. James's Palace, and is within close vicinity of three...more