The term Steampunk is a relatively new one as far as terms go. The theme is often characterized and embodied by a not so distant past anywhere from 100-300 years ago where steam is the primary form of energy and everything relies upon it. As a science-fiction setting it can be placed in most any period however the more common ones appear to be Victorian and Edwardian eras as well as the western settings and the industrial revolution. However it started, it is in fashion right now and hats are a huge part of it! Like most periods of the past hats were a daily occurence and it is no difference here. Steampunk hats have an almost dingy, put-together feel as if each are crafted by the wearers hands. Most often symbolized are top hats and bowlers of every shape and variety, often accompanied by some form of goggles. Check out our selection here, we will be continuing to add more!