Carhartt® manufactures the most rugged, high quality work wear on the market. Hamilton Carhartt's vision was to set the industry standard in work wear when he founded the company in 1889. Ever since then, our products have become the backbone of America. Rugged. Hard working. Reliable. Carhartt® workwear and outdoor wear not only works hard, but plays hard as well. Carhartt® jackets, shirts, coats, and overalls can take workers anywhere into any condition, at work or at play.