Stacy Adams Mens Hats and Fedoras. The Signature Collection of headwear has arrived, focused on the discerning customer who places a premium on the finest materials and craftsmanship. Stacy Adams and men who know style have been a perfect fit for over 100 years. Founded in 1875 in Brockton, Massachusetts by William H. Stacy and Henry L. Adams, the Stacy Adams Shoe Company has long been a part of American culture. From the roaring '20s and the post-war boom, to Prohibition and the jazz era, Stacy Adams has been there.