All posts tagged "hat"
Another classic mens’ hat (Panama Hats)
The Fedora, and its little brother, the Trilby, are two of the most famous and timeless of all men’s hats. Both invented in the early 1890s, the Fedora and the Trilby remained largely popular into the 1960s....
- Posted September 30, 2013
To speak of Hannibal Lecter is to speak about elegance (and terror, of course)
Sir Anthony Hopkins is considered one of the world’s greatest living actors. His performances are always deep, elaborate with characters that have distinctive psychological profiles which allows viewers to identify with him. Hopkins is probably best well...
- Posted September 19, 2013
Roosevelt, one of the best United States presidents, wore proudly panama hats
This president is remembered for his incredible tenacity and his strong personality, in addition to his large amount of interests. Roosevelt ‘s achievements as a naturalist, explorer, hunter, author, and soldier contribute both to his fame and...
- Posted September 11, 2013
Center to preserve the tradition of weaving straw hats “Panama Hats”
Under the theme of “learning to work working” the National Institute of Cultural Heritage aims to preserve the making of straw hats. The creation of the Knowledge Transfer Centre is the first step that the National Institute...
- Posted June 12, 2012
The straw hat scarf in world history
The straw hat scarf, also called Panama Hat is a straw hat, hand woven palm leaves or straw Jipijapa scarf. Paradoxically, despite its name, THE AUTHENTIC BUT NOT COME FROM THE PANAMA ECUADOR, the village of Pile...
- Posted May 28, 2012
DID YOU KNOW Panama Hats have starred in Hollywood films?
In 1944 sales of panama hats reached its peak, becoming the number one export product of Ecuador due to the decrease of cocoa. But without doubt one of the main reasons why the sales have increased was...
- Posted May 10, 2012