Timeless Newsboy and Cheesecutter hats for your little man will transport him to a time of paper planes, skipping ropes and hobby horses. In 1571, Elizabeth 1 passed a law that made it mandatory for all males over the age of 6 to wear a woollen hat in public, as a way to stimulate local wool sales. Fast forward a few hundred years, and they’re a dapper accessory for special occasions like birthdays or weddings, or simply to stand out in the playground.