Category Archives: Hat Styles


What Makes it a Genuine Panama Hat?

The first piece of information that you need to know about Panama Hats, if you aren’t familiar, is that they aren’t made in Panama. You may be surprised to know that these high-quality hats have been woven in Ecuador since the 1600s.

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Like That? Try This! Get a New Look for the New Year!

For many people, it’s difficult to make a style change without some guidance. Adding a new hat shape to your repertoire is an excellent way to update your look without making drastic changes and expensive purchases. Many of our customers tell us how happy they are when they finally decide to try something a little different from the hats that they’ve always worn. In addition, they are usually pleasantly surprised how easily a new hat style can fit into their existing wardrobe.

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The Return of Rocky and his Fedora in ‘Creed’

The period from November into the early part of the New Year is generally a very good time to visit your local cinema. This year is no exception, with anticipated releases from Quentin Tarantino and the Coen brothers. A movie garnering positive attention early in the movie season is ‘Creed’, the latest in the ‘Rocky’ boxing movie franchise (it’s currently at 94% on Rotten Tomatoes).

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Plaid: Not Just For Lumberjacks, Canadians, and Hipsters.

Plaid was once found only on work clothing and hunting jackets. Now plaid has become popular outside the realm of utilitarian attire, making its way into more and more people’s closets. It’s also evolved from its use in hipster garb by young people who use the thrift store to craft their outfits. There’s an array of plaid options around, with great color schemes and designs beyond the traditional choices. Don’t think plaid is only relegated to shirts and jackets. Plaid looks incredible on the right hat shape, and has a great selection of plaid styles to choose from.

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Hip Hop Up Top: Hat Fashion in Rap Today

With ‘Straight Outta Compton’ bringing N.W.A. back to the forefront of public consciousness, we’re reminded how important clothes and apparel can be to an artist’s image. The intimidating all-black outfits of N.W.A. were a symbol of the intense dark feelings that the members portrayed in their music. Of course, their outfits would not have been complete without black baseball caps. Their caps often held the logos of sports teams like the L.A. Raiders, L.A. Kings, and Chicago White Sox, as well as their own ‘N.W.A.’ and ‘Compton’ logos. It’s a reminder that hats have always shined in the hip hop industry. The baseball caps of N.W.A., the fedoras of Run D.M.C., and the Kangols that many early rappers wore are just a few examples.

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