Our hats are proudly made in the USA! We took our best selling Custom Low Crown Fedora and added a little red, white & blue. Perfect for Memorial Day, Labor Day, 4th of July or just to show your pride. The USA band can be selected on most Men's Hats.
In 1985, while she was teaching Spanish at both Flagler College and the Mayo Clinic, Ecuador native Conseulo Lippi had an idea. Why not start a Panama hat sales business? St. Augustine would be the perfect place, she reasoned, because of its Spanish heritage. And a shop on St. George Street would be the perfect [...]
It was a hats-on night on April 14 when the members of the The Headwear Association gathered at The Boathouse in Central Park for their 108th annual dinner. This year’s event included their first-ever fashion show as Association members strutted through the dinner showing off styles from such manufacturers as Scala, Biltmore, Borsalino, Bailey, Kangol, Betmar, Stetson, Magid, [...]
We are proud to announce that our store has been named 2016 Retailer of the Year by The Headwear Association. Retailer of the year! Wow! Big thanks to The Headwear Association for this feature on their website, we're listed right below 'The Duke'!
We were recently featured on the News4Jax show, River City Live. Check out this short video that features Tony in the shop showing us how hats are blocked and the various styles and origins of the Panama Hat. WATCH NOW
Photo by St. Augustine, Ponte Vedra, & The Beaches Visitors and Convention Bureau The Spanish Ambassador to the U.S. enjoying his bleached white custom fedora during St. Augustine’s 450th commemoration. Our same #1 low crown best selling fedora in the NEW classic bleached white Toquilla straw. Pinch-proof and Teflon-coated, the white Panama with a black [...]
We recommend 3 well known and experienced Hat Blockers that offer hat cleaning and blocking services. They are the last of a dyeing breed so please spread the word! Vince Corvelli A Third generation hat blocker in Washington D.C. Vince comes from a famous line of Hatters and he has blocked hats for many [...]
See 400 years of hats in 3 minutes as YouTube star Jim Chapman runs through the evolution of headwear. From the Panama (which actually originated in Ecuador) to the fedora (which was initially designed as a woman’s hat), see how hats have transformed over the years.
Panama Hat's Natural Custom Fedora is featured in the September 2010 issue of COASTAL LIVING MAGAZINE.
Our Custom Fedora worn by the CEO of Copa Airlines (pictured here with the Mayor of Tampa) in the Tampa International Airport Buy it now