Established back in 1856, Hunter is one of the leading British heritage brands with a wealth of history behind the classic design and manufacture of Hunter wellies. Founded by American Henry Lee Norris as the North British Rubber Company after he moved to Scotland, Hunter began with only four members of staff.
1914 saw the start of World War 1 which instantly dramatically increased the demand after rubber boots were commission to protect the soldiers in the trenches, over 1 million boots were produced during the war. This demand was replicated in World War 2, showing that Hunter was the leader in its field.
The classic ‘original’ Hunter wellies launched in 1956 and is still one of the most iconic designs , worn by everyone from The Queen to Kate Moss. Hunter was awarded with a Royal Warrant by Appointment to HRH Duke of Edinburgh in 1977 and later to HM The Queen in 1986.
Now Hunter wellies are a staple at festivals all around the globe and are developing the innovative range with Hunter Originals.
Shop the Hunter wellies range at The Hut with free UK delivery when you spend £20 or more.