Dutch peasant hat


A real Dutch peasant hat. Nice to combine with the Dutch traditional costume.


Dutch peasant hat | Farmer’s cap Dutch | Farmers cap | Clack



The black farmers’s cap (also called ‘clack’in Brabant) is a characteristic headgear that used to be very often worn by children and workers.The proverb ‘Jan met de Pet’refers to someone from the social working class. Later on, this became the common men.

About the Dutch peasant hat

Farmers mainl wear a checkered (also English) farmers’s cap. The black cap is often worn in combination with the traditional costume from Volendam by men and boys. The farmers’s cap is indispensable in the Netherlands. It is often worn not only in daily life, but also during festivities such as carnival. Do you want a farmers’s cap? Order it directly in our webshop or visit our store in Volendam.

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