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  1. Alon

    Boater faction!

    I wonder how the popularity of this hat compares with that of fedoras and caps. Show us your boaters! I read that vintage hats tend to shrink over time, so that what was once a 7 1/2 may today be too small for a 7 1/2 head. Should I worry about vintage boaters, too, or does the straw not...
  2. deadlyhandsome

    Ponte Rialto Boater / Skimmer straw hat size 7 1/2 or 60cm

    Used Ponte Rialto boater. The size is 7 1/2 US, but due to the Bon-Ton Ivy sweatband it fits my 7 5/8 LO head with no problem. $70 plus actual shipping (max is $16.50). Sorry, but only offered to shipping addresses in the contiguous US.
  3. F

    My Year-End Hat Modifications

    In this thread, I will be posting my year-end hat modifications for basically my entire hat collection. If this thread needs to be moved, please do so. Armed with a glue gun, double-sided tape, hatbands from Panama Hats Direct, and a pocketknife, I have added new hatbands to most of my hats...

    WORLD'S FIRST 3D PRINTED BOATER HAT, but does it even make sense?

    Hi Guys, I managed to complete my long overdue project - WORLD'S FIRST 3D PRINTED BOATER HAT - right in time for roaring twenties of XXI century... right? Well... I though it would be a great idea: I would achieve strength, water resistance and I could get the stiff boater that fits the...
  5. TheOldFashioned

    FT/FS: Stetson Boater 7-1/4 LO

    For trade/sale is this mid-century Stetson boater in size 7-1/4 long oval: Specs: 2" Brim 3-3/8" Crown 1-7/8" Ribbon 5.0oz Weight Overall condition is excellent. The ribbon is black, with cream, copper, and red pinstripes. Classy and comfy pillow crown tip. The only possible flaw is...
  6. D00R

    Looking for hat information?

    Im not sure if its a Stetson Borsolino Selentino I was hoping this forum could help me find the hat im looking for.

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