There are certain fabrics that are so luxurious, so classic, and so functional that they withstand the test of time. Silk is one. Cashmere is another. And then there's toquilla straw. It's a material that might not have as much name recognition as the others, but hat aficionados know toquilla straw is a treasured material — and an essential one — for crafting one of the world's most timeless fashion icons: the Panama hat.
1) Cod Father
First up, we have the Cod Father, which just like the name, will have you feeling like a total boss. Voted our #1 American Made Panama hat, this national beauty has everything you want (and more!) in a hat. Made from genuine hand-woven Panama, this hat is equipped with a vented crown and Elasticized COOLMAX® Sweatband to keep you calm, cool, and collected all season long.
Hats with vented crowns are hot commodities for hat lovers, and here's why. Voted our #1 Vented Crown Panama, the Muirfield quickly sells out due to it's cooling capabilities. Made out of hand-woven Ecuadorian Panama and equipped with a vented crown and moisture-wicking DryLex Eco sweatband, this hat will leave you looking good and feeling cool.
There's something so timeless and alluring about a fedora. It's a unique, classic style that can be dressed either up or down. And the Havana is the fedora you need in your closet. Our #1 Panama Fedora, this hat goes with everything, from suit and tie to jeans and a t-shirt.
A classic look with a bit of country twang, the Albuquerque gives you the best of many worlds. Voted our #1 Panama dress hat, this outback hat is made with hand-woven Ecuadorian Panama, and equipped with a leather band, that will make your outfit a jack of all trades for many occasions.
And last, but certainly not least, is the Remy, voted our #1 Sun Protection Panama hat. Not only is this style equipped with a 3" wide brim, but it also has an Elasticized COOLMAX® Sweatband and a UPF50+ sun protection rating to keep your head cool and your face safe from the sun's harmful rays.