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Brim treatments

Discussion in 'Hats' started by Jerekson, Jul 1, 2008.

  1. Jerekson

    Jerekson One Too Many

    Besides the snap brim, what are some particular brim styles worn on fedoras during the day? I have a "signature" brim treatment for myself, but I'm not sure if it is any style in particular.

    I've heard of a "wing flip". What is that?
  2. retro50

    retro50 Familiar Face

  3. Pretty much the brim's either up or down. Some hats lend themselves to all down all around for more casual look but a lot of snap-brims are flanged so they need at least the back up.

    My guess on "wing flip" is a curl up on the sides of brim like Stratoliners had by keeping them in their tight boxes. Stratoliner - Wing, get it?:p Anyway that is a guess. Looking forward to learning if I'm wrong on that one.[huh]

    All the best,


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