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How it's made

Why Do Panama Hats Cost So Much?

On the hindsight, Panama hats do look a bit similar to the...

The Types Of Weaves Used For Panama Hats

Panama hats, a type of straw hat made in Ecuador, are made...

Types of Straws Used in Hat Making

Though hats come in different shapes and textures, the material used and...

Wired and Woven Brims – A Comparison

Panama hats come in all shapes and sizes, with different methods of...

The Making Of A Panama Hat

Have you ever taken time to admire the beautifully fine weave on...

Behind the Brim: Who Makes those Artisan Panama Hats

If I asked you where you thought Panama hats came from, where...

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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,...