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History of the Panama Hat

The Complete Panama Hat History

Updated December 8, 2018 Do you know where Panama hats come from? What about which country makes Panama hats? There is a lot of misinformation...

Should Panama hats ever be rolled up?

Panama hats are some of the most eulogized hats in the history of fashion, with them being set up on a cult pedestal which...

How much do Panama hats cost?

Imagine walking around the boulevards of a town where everyone wears a hat, where hats are commonplace, and no one ventures out without one....

Fedora vs Panama Hats – What is the difference?

Hats like any other dressing accessory have always been considered a style statement, what with the sheer number of variants that exist to suit...
How the panama hat got its name

How the Iconic Panama Hat Got Its Name

The name Panama hat often brings to mind images of sunshine and paradise. The story behind the name of the iconic Panama hat goes...

Caring For Your Panama Hat

In the eyes of a hat savant, a Panama hat is not just becoming due to its highly intricate weaving pattern, but also for...
Panama hat on table

Why Do Panama Hats Cost So Much?

On the hindsight, Panama hats do look a bit similar to the straw hats and to the uninitiated, it might be difficult to perceive...
Wet Hat

What To Do When Your Hat Gets Wet

Updated Article: March 23, 2018 Springtime brings longer days and more sunshine but it can also bring more rain showers. While the sunshine might convince...
Panama Hat Weaves

The Types Of Weaves Used For Panama Hats

Panama hats, a type of straw hat made in Ecuador, are made by weaving processed strands of straw from the leaves of the Toquilla...
Types of Straw

Types of Straws Used in Hat Making

Though hats come in different shapes and textures, the material used and the style of weaving is something that influences every connoisseurs’ decision into...