MLB Game-Used Baseball Beanie: Choose Your Team

This unique beanie is knit from the wool yarn found inside MLB game-used baseballs.
created by

Ward Wallau

$225.00

Ward Wallau created by

Ward Wallau

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For the fan with Major League-level team spirit, this handcrafted beanie is knit from 200+ yards of wool yarn from three continuous strands found inside MLB authenticated, game-used baseballs. The hat is lined with alpaca to keep you cozy for extra innings. Hand knit in California by a single craftsman, each hat is gift boxed with a story card and hologram number indicating the exact game the ball was used in. Hit a gift home run with this wearable piece of history—just the ticket for a crisp evening at the ballpark or strolling with your MVPs. All 30 teams available. Designed by Ward Wallau; made in the USA.

Find out how fans first got their mitts on the Baseball Beanie on our blog.

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Ward Wallau

created by

Ward Wallau

location

California

Disappointed when the MTA filled in the "Y" cutout of their classic subway tokens, Ward Wallau was inspired to find a fun way to incorporate the unaltered tokens into cufflinks. He wanted to prove to the MTA that the original tokens were worthy of celebrating and repurposing and, after 11 years of "no," Ward became the first licensee of the New York City MTA. Since that time, this "authenticity hound," has assembled and grew his team of artisans, production staff, and authenticators in Berkeley, California, where they re-imagine nostalgic artifacts as unique gifts that tell a story. Ward loves breathing new life into things that already exist, be it letterpress blocks, a wooden seat from Wrigley Field, or a bat broken at a Major League baseball game. "This business is ever-challenging, dynamic, and satisfying," he says. "It's not a good day if you don't learn something new!"

Handmade Recycled Exclusive Made in the USA
Made from
alpaca wool, 100% Wool
Measurements
8.75" L x 8.75" W
Ingredients
Care
Hand wash, lay flat to dry.
Item ID
42909

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Most of our items are in stock and will ship quickly. Orders for in-stock items placed before 5pm ET Monday through Friday, excluding Federal holidays, will ship in the US:
Economy shipping:
within 8 days, arriving no later than the 9th business day after the order was placed.
Standard shipping:
within 4 days, arriving 5 business days after the order was placed.
Preferred shipping:
within 2 days, arriving 3 business days after the order was placed.
Expedited shipping:
within 1 day, arriving 2 business days after the order was placed.
Express shipping:
will ship the same day and arrive 1 business day later.


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I loved this product!

5

Loved this! Very unique.

Madison, Al

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Too Cool for School !

5

Beanie is worn daily on long morning speed walks, in cool weather

Virginia Beach. Virginia

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My father-in-law loved this gift...

5

My father-in-law loved this unique gift. He is a die-hard Red Sox fan and lives in MA (frequent cold weather) so the hat will get a lot of use. He really liked the story behind how the hat is made. It was extra special since it was a 70th birthday gift!

Rumson, NJ

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Love this idea!

5

Love this hat! What a creative way to give a baseball fan a gift like no other!!!

Gorham, NH

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Great conversation piece!

5

Can't wait for baseball season to start so I can wear it to a game.

Arlington VA

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My Husband Loved this Gift!

5

I bought this so my husband can wear under his motorcycle helmet when riding in cooler weather.

San Antonio TX

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Pricey but a must have for a baseball fan

5

I gave my husband this for Christmas. After 20 years of marriage we have a one gift rule. I am always on the lookout for something different. He loved. And when we looked up the game, his team had won against the Yankees. So an unexpected plus. Well made, quality gift. Worth every penny

Vermont

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Fantastic Collectible Gift

5

I actually bought this as part of the Kickstarter program. Received it in the mail last week. This is fantastic. Inside the beanie is a tag of authenticity which allows you to look up a code and see when and who was involved with your baseball. My friend, whom I bought this for, is a huge SF Giants fan. His beanie ball was used in a game between the Angels and Giants. Angel Pagan hit the ball for a sacrifice fly and Buster Posey foul tipped. The construction is impeccable and it came in a sweet box. Over all. If you have an MLB fan in your life, this is an inexpensive way to provide a collectible.

Benicia,CA

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MLB Game-Used Baseball Beanie: Choose Your Team

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