The berets shown on this page are often one-offs (the picture showing the actual beret on sale), sometimes stock remainders in a small number of similar berets, sometimes vintage and second hand berets. It is a constantly changing assortment of berets.

Custom made for South Pacific Berets by FEZCO-TONAK, this prototype of firmer, denser Radiovka without headband in 9.5"/24.5cm diameter. Factory order labels still attached. Three only at $32.50.

Insignia German Mountain Troops

Insignia German Mountain Troops

Original new (un-issued) badges of the German Army Alpine Troops (Gebirgsjäger).
Cap badge in 2 colour metal, Divisonal badge and Mountain Guide 
(Heeresbergfuhrer) badge in 2 versions.

Chasseur Ardennais

A very rare genuine Chasseurs Ardennais beret, with badge. This model is from the 1960s in size 53/54 (which any tailor can easily adjust to a larger size). 

Fitted with the original Ardennais boar beret badge @ $75.00. 

1. Infanterie - Infantry; 2. Ecole armee - School of the Army;  3. Artillerie - Artillery;  6. Chasseurs Alpin - Alpine Hunters.
Some badges have the pin attached, some not (as per photo). All in good used condition.

Original (used) beret insignia French army. Only in combination with beret purchase (postage).

French Army Beret Insignia

These berets are made by Hills in New Zealand in the colour 'Singapore Khaki'. 

One model (size S) has satin lining; the size L is un-lined. 100% new wool @ $20.00

Singapore Khaki
Southern Exposure

New Zealand made ladies' berets from Southern Exposure; 3 colours (2 with added sequins). 100% wool @ $16.00

The last of the Italian classic sized bascos Roma (with headband). These will not be restocked and all remaining models go at $34.95 only. Some sizes only in black and navy.

Kent Australia

Kent berets are made by Australian Defense Force supplier Christie's in Sydney. Comfortable, light berets, 100% wool @ $14.50 only.

CLEARANCE Basco Roma

A very rare find: Czech Combat Berets, notsimilar to those worn by Soviet Forces in Afghanistan.
Khaki canvas, double air vents on both sides and fitted with an internal drawstring. Used, in excellent condition and only a very small number in stock at $29.50.

SIZE L SOLD OUT


Czech Commando Beret

This KANGOL Monty in black M (size 57-59) is the classic KANGOL beret, modeled after the beret the company made all those decades ago for Field Marshall B. L. Montgomery. 100& pure wool, unlined with a faux-leather headband with drawstring. An easy to wear, easily packable beret for daily wear. One only at $40.00

The very last of the Bérets Commando in small diameter size 57 (Black) and 59 (Foreign Legion Green)Fitted with two air vents, satin lining, real goat leather headband with drawstring and carrying Laulhere's Commando label.

Laulhère Commando Beret

The Black 'Mangu' with a 30cm diameter were the standard ("one-size-fits-all") berets made specifically for South Pacific Berets. 400 Berets have been manufactured and these are the very last ones available. 

A true piece of SPB-history @ $ 35.00.

Mangu - SPB Black Beret

Hand painted 'Cat Berets' in blue and red. 100% wool, 28cm diameter, one-size models. Presently blue only @ $34.50.


Cat beret


Boinas Elósegui Super Lujo in 279mm plateau, Ivory with red satin lining. One only @ $42.50

FREE with any beret purchase ($5.00 for additional postage only): Ladies' berets in Leopard print and in dark brown or purple with flower design. Small numbers available per model. 

FREE Ladies' Berets

Vintage pre WWII ID Tags/Bracelets Chasseurs a Pied / Alpins




ID Bracelet Chasseurs Alpin

These ID tags were in use from the 1920's through WWII, based on an earlier model used during the Great War (1914-18). Depicted is the insignia of the battalion of the Chasseurs à Pied or Chasseurs Alpins. The insignia fits the classic 12mm wirelug wristwatch strap as used by British and French officers in WWI. The rear side of the insignia is blanc (apart from manufacturer's name) for engraving name and details. These are genuine, vintage tags that have never been issued.

The real leather straps are copies of the original WWI wirelugs. Low postage as fits in regular envelope. 

US Army black beret; lined, beret flash, 100% wool. Size 7 (57) and 7 1/2 (59-60) @ $20.00

US Army
Scottish Tams

Only one left: New Zealand made Scottish Tam in Red; 100% wool, @ $17.50

Maroon (Paratroopers) berets made by Hills in New Zealand. 100% virgin wool, lined and fitted with webbing or leather headband. $20.00

NZ Maroon (Para)

Small diameter berets, made by Hills in NZ for the UN, Commandos, Military Police, etc. 
Various sizes @ $18.50

NZ Military

New Zealand made SAS berets in S and M. 100% wool, beret flash attached, $20.00

SAS Beret
Classic Tartan 32

Tartan lined 32 cm diameter wool berets,  custom made for South Pacific Berets in a light 95grams weight by FEZCO-TONAK, one of the world's oldest hat makers. As these berets won't be taken in production, they are true one-off, unique berets. Three colours, at the same price as the Czech Classics at only $36.00

The new 2016 models under our own labels.

Not in production yet (expected March 2016): Green berets SPB label, 285mm unlined and 30cm Black beret with satin lining SPB label. 

$25.00 - $26.50

One-Off 2016 Samples

The original Service Star is a kind of hybrid beret; the size of a large diameter Basque beret in 11.5", while having a military style <outside> rim with drawstring and three air vents on the side. Well finished beret with soft viscose lining. 

Czech Service Star

A seriously comfortable and pleasant beret to wear.Only two left in sizes 59 and 60.