Men's and women's headwear

In 1919, Master Hatter, Jacob Korber, set up his factory in Lower Manhattan, New York. The skills he learned as a young man working his trade in Germany paid off and quickly he became the leading manufacturer of trade accounts specializing in fine quality Panama hats. As his reputation grew so did the diversity of product and skills within his factory making all types of dress and fashion hats for the men's trade.

Three generations later and now located in a state of the art facility in Fall River, Massachusetts, the KORBER factory specializes in all types of straw and felt... (more)


Take your concept drawings and reference materials to these factories. They will assist in refining your concept and thinking through the components involved in the Making Process.


Pattern makers will make a blueprint of your idea. They make sure your design will be well-constructed.


Material suppliers will provide you with the raw materials and components of your end product.


These factories will mass produce your designs.