CONVERT verb - to modify, customize, adapt, transform or tweak.
CONVICT noun - prisoner, inmate, jail-bird.
LIMITED EDITION of 4 pieces constructed of vintage Selvedge Pin-Check Cotton sourced from our vintage fabric archive. Originally used by the Pennsylvania Railroad Sleeping Cars in the 1930s-1940s.
• Single needle stitching in natural Tex-60 cotton thread.
• Six panel crown w/ HBT taped interior seams.
• Vintage inspired “CONVERT” modified visor with tonal taped edge & unique stitch pattern. Washable visor w/ multiple rows of single needle stitching. Cap may be hand washed, rolled up or folded.
• Vintage inspired buckle-back design allows sizing down for custom fit.
• Size S/M starts at 7 1/4 and L/XL at 7 1/2 with the ability to increase approx. one size with cold water soak and headband stretch.
• Choose your correct size when ordering.
• Deadstock vintage metal buckle.
• The San Fernando Valley Mercantile Co. & vintage inspired Made in USA “shield logo” cotton printed labels.
• Hand rinsed & line dried.
• Proudly hand crafted one at a time in Los Angeles, CA USA.
Caps have been artisan hand crafted in small numbers with meticulous care and attention to detail. Given there hand made nature, variations in fabric, stitching and shape are to be expected and embraced. Each cap is unique and no two are exactly alike.
Hand wash & hang to dry recommended.