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  1. R

    two 1950s Montecristi "optimo" Panama hats - mil fino - size 7-1/4 - 1 unworn, 1 unblocked

    I'm helping my mother-in-law sell some of the hundreds of items that she still had after retiring from many decades of being an antiques dealer here in San Francisco. She's not computer literate so I'm handling the on-line things for her. These two hats were found at an estate sale here in SF...
  2. C

    What is this hat?

    What is this? Can anyone ascertain that this hat is a Stetson or is it a Beaver Brand Hat? Is it vintage? Is it a Bowler? What is this thing? :p I emailed the seller, but he doesn't know. He bought it at an estate auction. The box says Stetson . . . what say you? :)
  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...
  4. Air Wing Marine

    WTB Vintage Stingy Brim Panama Hat: 7 3/8 to 7 1/2

    WTB Panama Hat; 2 1/4 inch or less brim, natural straw.
  5. L

    Darken a Panama Toquilla

    Hi there, (First time poster here) I have what is probably an "average" quality panama hat that is "natural" in color. My preference is for a darker "caramel" kind of color. Anybody have any thoughts on how one might achieve this? I'm under the impression that the hat can be wetted (dyed?)...
  6. GLB Pro

    Akubra Zephyr review

    Hello everyone, new member here. Have used this forum as a resource for many years but never posted before. Thought I'd start by posting a review of my Zephyr :) I purchased this hat as an alternative to my 15 year old Panama which was starting to show some wear and tear. I considered both...

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