Men's and Women's Snapback Hats Sustainably Made in Canada

Our snapback hats are designed and made in Canada. This means that we can support local manufacturing workers and businesses while minimizing our carbon footprint simultaneously. We prioritize sustainability by using recycled plastic and organic fabrics whenever possible.

Ambler is proud to work with local Canadian artists and designers to create snapback hats that are adventure seeking and nature-inspired.

Learn more about Ambler’s Made in Canada initiative.

Learn more about Ambler's sustainability. 

Lifetime Guarantee

We take our commitment to sustainability seriously which means we make hats that are built to last for years of adventures. If you ever have a problem with your trucker hat, just send us a note and we'll make it right for you.

Custom Snapback Hats

Customized Snapback hats are perfect for company swag, outdoor events or any variety of promotional uses. If you need a custom hat for your company, school, event or brand, visit our custom snapback hat page.

What defines a snapback hat?

A snapback hat is a type of baseball cap characterized by its adjustable snap closure at the back. The snapback closure allows the wearer to adjust the size of the hat to fit their head comfortably.

Snapback hats gained popularity in the 1980s and 1990s and have remained a popular choice in streetwear and casual fashion ever since.

How do i bend or shape my snapback hat?

Shaping the brim of your snapback hat allows you to customize its look to your preference. Here's how:

  1. Begin by boiling a pot of water.

  2. Make sure your snapback hat is clean and free of any stickers or tags on the brim.

  3. Hold the brim of the hat over the steam from the boiling water for approximately 1-2 minutes. This will soften the material of the brim, making it easier to shape.

  4. Using your hands, gently bend the brim into the desired curve or shape. You can bend it downwards for a classic curve or upwards for a more flat-brimmed look. Avoid applying excessive force to prevent creasing or damaging the brim.

  5. Once you've achieved your desired hat shape, hold the brim in place for a few moments to allow it to cool and set.

  6. Allow the hat to air dry completely.

  7. Adjust the snapback closure on the back so that the hat can hug your head comfortably!

How do I clean my snapback hat?

Cleaning your snapback hat is a straightforward process that can help maintain its appearance and prolong its lifespan. Here's a step-by-step guide to cleaning your snapback hat safely:

  1. Gently clean any stains or dirt using a mild detergent and a soft cloth.
    Tip: be gentle and avoid scrubbing too hard.

  1. Fill a basin with lukewarm water and a small amount of mild detergent.

  2. Place your snapback hat in the water and gently rub the detergent into the material.
    Tip: avoid twisting or wringing the hat.

  3. Let the hat soak in the water for a few minutes, then rinse it thoroughly with cool water.

  4. Gently squeeze any excess water out of your snapback hat.

  5. Reshape it and lay it on a clean towel to air dry.
    Tip: to preserve the shape, avoid using heat or exposing the hat to direct sunlight while drying.

  6. To keep your snapback hat looking its best, gently clean it regularly and address stains promptly. Avoid machine washing or drying as this can lead to shrinkage or damage to the hats structure.


How do I break in my snapback hat?

The best way to break in your snapback hat is to wear it! You can also use steam to soften the material and shape it to your head or consider washing your snapback hat gently to increase flexibility.

Remember to be patient in order to avoid damaging the hat.