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Forget snap-backs, baseball caps and beanies; sometimes a modern-day gentleman just needs a classy as hell hat atop his head. Whether you fancy a trilby or a bowler, a fez or a fedora, Smart Alec Hatters have all your crown requirements sorted. With an avid vintage collector owner, hat repair services, moustache wax and intricate cuff links lining the shelves, Smart Alec Hatters is the dapper lad’s one-stop-shop.

Also, check out our interview with Michael Albert, Smart Alec's sartorially splendid proprietor.

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Updated on 1 Sep 2015.

Photos by Roberto Seba   |  

Smart Alec Hatters details

235 Gertrude St, Fitzroy 3065

Telephone 03 9416 4664

Open Mon-Thu by appointment only; Sat 10am-6pm; Sun 11am-5pm

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