30/32, West Street,

Since 1896

Telephone Bridport
01308 458224

New: Snooks Vouchers

Just in time for Christmas 2018 – Snooks own branded vouchers have arrived! Don't know what to get for a special someone? Not sure of their size or taste? Never fear, our vouchers let you choose your own value and the recipient gets to choose their own gift. The...

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Taking Over the Talks

The Guvnor has finally hung up his Hat Talks hat (sad face). But never fear, Snookette Sue has taken up the baton! (Now there's a mixed metaphor for you.) Sue carried out her first official Hat Talk at the last Bridport Hat Festival, back in September, and it went...

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Snooks Gets Gargoyled

Lurking in the currently red window of no.30 (the 'ladies' side') you will find our latest recruit... Gordon the gargoyle. Gordon is one of a specially-produced series of gargoyles created by students of the local senior school, the Sir John Colfox Academy, which were...

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The Akubras are In!

Recently landed... more superb hats from Australia's premier hat makers, Akubra. In fur felt, able to withstand virtually any climate, in fact able to withstand pretty much anything, this range produced The Guvnor's own favourite hat, his iconic 52-year old Akubra......

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Snooks on the Radio!

Hot on the heels of our TV appearance on Monday, our Sue will be interviewed TONIGHT on BBC radio's Johnny I'Anson show, at approx. 9.10pm. So tune in this evening to your local BBC radio station (across England and the Channel Islands), or listen online, for more...

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Snooks on TV!

We’re so excited… we’re going to be on the telly… on Monday 24th September – that's this Monday! Filmed last year, ours will be the third segment on BBC South’s 7.30pm show, Inside Out. Yes, that's just the South region, but we are assured it will reach Bridport’s own...

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In The Red

If the transition from summer into something approaching autumn makes you hanker for a bit of warmth in your wardrobe, the sizzling new display in our 'ladies side' (No.30) window should provide a little inspiration. From scarves and special occasion hats to bonnets,...

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Changing Places

Thanks to the acquisition of a new 'strong and stable' screen we finally have a fully-functional changing facility – as demonstrated here by our Sue – located in the ladies' fancy hats room, to the rear of No.30, but available to any customer who requires it. So...

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Black and White Window

Mid summer – or is it late, now? – sees a fresh display in the 'ladies' side' (No.30) window, where we've gone all My Fair Lady with a classic black and white theme. From fancy hats and fascinators, scarves and sunhats, to panamas and parasols (this weekend they might...

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