Looking for Lennon

Looking for Lennon

June 28, 2018

Looking for Lennon is a new factual film, produced and created by Garry Popper, and directed by Roger Appleton, who also directed the marvellous Get Back!It’s a highly intelligent look at the formative years of John Lennon, so I was delighted to be interviewed, alongside some terrific pundits and peers.

Friday 15 June 2018 was the opening night in a week of screenings at Liverpool’s lovely FACT cinema. I took part in a fun Q&A after the film, with the project’s Associate Producer, David Bedford, author of Liddypool. David reluctantly posed in my leather cap design and – I’m happy to say – several audience members placed immediate orders.

Good news: if you didn’t make it to Liverpool, you can download the film from iTunes, Amazonor Google Playin the UK and soon, I hope, the world.

Read Curt Wiser’s in-depth review of the film here.

 




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How to measure your head for my leather cap

sketch of John Lennon by Helen Anderson 

 

 
A message from Helen about sizing: 
Hats are a bit like jackets and dresses: sizes are supposed to be universal but may vary from one manufacturer to another. I can’t guarantee you a perfect fit, but I can do my best to help.

My cap is available in 4 sizes: Small (S), Medium (M), Large (L) and Extra Large (XL). It’s an investment piece, so I encourage you also to invest three minutes to find the perfect fit.

Don’t just guess your size!
John Lennon’s head measured 23.5 inches. He was a size XL (big brain!). Here's how I measured it, back in 1964 - and how you can measure yours now.
  1. Don’t panic if you don’t have a tailor’s tape measure handy. You can also use a length of string or ribbon, and then measure it against a ruler.
  2. Place the string or tape around your head about 3mm above your ear, across the mid-forehead, completely circling your head. Hold the tape firmly, but not super-tightly.
  3. I’d like you to measure your head exactly where the cap will sit. If your measurement falls between sizes, choose the next size up.
Remember: If you have big hair, you’ll probably need the next size up!

SIZES

SIZE GUIDE

You will need to tell me your size at the time you order.

CHOOSE SMALL CHOOSE MEDIUM CHOOSE LARGE CHOOSE EXTRA-LARGE 

If you are in such a hurry to get hold of a cap that you don’t have time to measure your head, you could also check the size of another hat that fits: hat sizes are universal… in theory. Don’t see your size? Have a special request?

Email Me!