DIY Wool Felt Hat Blank - Black - SCA - Ren Faire - Cavalier - Pirate


Top quality blocked hat blank! This hat body is made from a heavy wool felt capeline and blocked to size. It is ready to make into your favorite style shown the last few pictures, i.e. cavalier, slashed and laced, tricorn, bicorne, pirate hat, mercenary, etc.

OR it can be just left plain and with a little trimming around the edge to remove the clamp marks, it makes the perfect plain felt hat as worn in the 15th century by the Knights of the Silver Crescent. It can cover many time periods from the 15th century into the 19th century. Great for historical reenactments!

Crown is about 4” high and the brim is about 4-1/2” to 5” wide. Uneven edges - Not trimmed. Unlined.
Measure around your forehead if you are unsure of your size. Black only!

NEW! We are now offering a series of tutorials for these hats! Listed separately.

We now have a Tricorn Tutorial located in our Hats and Headwear Section.

Measure around your forehead if you are unsure of your size. If you will be wearing a wig with this hat, please measure while wearing the wig. If you do not have the wig yet, we will add an extra size to help accommodate it. Just let us know!

S - 7 1/8 - fits up to 21 1/2" head (Maybe 22" head)
M - 7 1/4 - fits up to 22 1/2" head
L - 7 3/8 - fits up to 23" head
XL - 7 1/2 - fits up to 23 1/2" head
2X - 7 5/8 - fits up to 24" head

We ship via USPS - Priority Mail - Insured for their safety and so that it will arrive in 2-3 days once the package is posted. Plus, you can track your package on-line.

Look for more hats in our Hats & Headwear section!

Shipping from United States

Processing time

1-3 business days

Estimated shipping times

  • North America : 2 - 3 business days

I'll do my best to meet these shipping estimates, but can't guarantee them. Actual delivery time will depend on the shipping method you choose.

Customs and import taxes

Buyers are responsible for any customs and import taxes that may apply. I'm not responsible for delays due to customs.

Payment Options

Secure options
  • Accepts Etsy gift cards

Returns & Exchanges

I gladly accept returns and exchanges

Just contact me within: 3 days of delivery

Ship items back to me within: 7 days of delivery

I don't accept cancellations

But please contact me if you have any problems with your order.

The following items can't be returned or exchanged

Because of the nature of these items, unless they arrive damaged or defective, I can't accept returns for:

  • Custom or personalized orders
  • Perishable products (like food or flowers)
  • Digital downloads
  • Intimate items (for health/hygiene reasons)
  • Items on sale

Conditions of return

Buyers are responsible for return shipping costs. If the item is not returned in its original condition, the buyer is responsible for any loss in value.

Reviews (2)


Wish it was bigger but sent and arrived quickly, thank-you!

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