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Use Your Head to Pick the Perfect Hat

Choosing the perfect hat can be tedious. There are so many styles...

Stretching Your Straw Hat: Hat Too Small?

Hat stretchers are the kind of item that no one thinks of...

The Complete Panama Hat History

Updated December 8, 2018 Do you know where Panama hats come from? What...

Fedora vs Panama Hats – What is the difference?

Hats like any other dressing accessory have always been considered a style...

How the Iconic Panama Hat Got Its Name

The name Panama hat often brings to mind images of sunshine and...

President Theodore Roosevelt’s Legendary Panama Canal Fashion

Theodore Roosevelt, America’s 26th President, was quite the trendsetter. Teddy bears, a...

The Story Of The Montecristi Hat

Not a lot of people know the story of where the Montecristi...

Alfaro: The First Family of Panama Hats

In Ecuador, the Alfaro family is known primarily for the political accomplishments...

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Hat Etiquette – Deciphering the Ancient Rules of Men’s Headwear

Hat etiquette for men can sometimes seem to represent a social minefield and it certainly doesn’t help that the rules were, for the most part,...

Dressing for a Wedding or Other Formal Occasion with a Panama Hat; a Gentleman’s Guide

A Gentleman’s Guide to Dressing for a Wedding with a Panama Hat Is it OK to wear a Panama hat when dressing for a wedding...

Rise to the Occasion; What Type of Hat to Wear – and When

As any discerning gentleman knows, in order for an outfit to be truly elegant, it requires the finishing touch of a well-chosen hat. However,...