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Panama Hat History

The Complete Panama Hat History

What country makes Panama hats? Where do Panama hats come from? We’ve noticed a lot of misinformation floating around the internet about the origin of Panama hats, and as a central authority in Panama hats, we feel it’s our job at Ultrafino to give you the official Panama hat history
February 09, 2017

10 Fashion Ideas for a Woman’s Panama Hat

A woman’s Panama hat is a versatile accessory that is essential in your wardrobe. Even if you do not consider yourself a hat person, straw Panama hats give you the option to dress up and accessorize any look while you are on the run.
September 01, 2016

Caring For Your Panama Hat

Panama hats are special due to their construction and the materials involved. Your Panama hat was woven together with straw, and if it’s a genuine Panama hat, it was made from toquilla straw using the traditional Ecuadorian weaving process. This process takes a lot of time and precision, making your Panama hat cost more than its disingenuous counterpart. Needless to say, each Panama hat is a unique work of art which means you need to take care of it properly in order to maintain it.

September 01, 2016

Article About Us Published in the Everett Herald

The founder of a Lynnwood company that imports Panama hats directly from 10 women weavers in Ecuador said he’s dreamed of helping others his whole life.
August 01, 2016