All posts tagged "montecristi hat"
Plan to safeguard the art of knitting hats
Seven Ministries and the National Institute of Cultural Heritage (INPC) signed an agreement to join the Interagency Committee for the Protection of the Traditional Fabric of Straw Hat Toquilla. This was reported this week, in a statement,...
- Posted Abril 21, 2017
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 Septiembre 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 Septiembre 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 Septiembre 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 Junio 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 Mayo 28, 2012