The Heisenberg Pork Pie Custom Hand Made Beaver Fur Felt Fedora Hat
Naturally enough this style of hat got its name from its resemblance to a pork pie. In America they were worn by many soldiers during the American Civil War, and sailors still refer to their white caps as Pork Pies.
The style was further was popularized by Walter White in Breaking Bad which is where the hat was named the “Heisenberg” after his character.
- Brim: 2″
- Crown: 4″
- Crown: Telescope
- Brim: Pencil rolled – Bound
- Color Shown: Black in 5X
- Hatband: 2″ Satin ribbon with Bow
These small brimmed hats were first seen in the mid 1800s and were a popular British town style hat. This style is also favored by many musicians, including jazz and blues players
Many movie stars like Brad Pitt and Johnny Depp prefer this style. In 1971, Gene Hackmans’ portrayal of Pork Pie wearing, tough guy detective, Popeye Doyle got him the best actor Oscar for The French Connection.