Handmade Cuenca Grade 1 Gambler Panama Hat

Cuenca Grade 1 Gambler Panama Hat

$48.00 $38.40
Stock #: CS-695

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  • Grade: Cuenca Grade 1
  • Model: Gambler
  • Hat Size: 22 1/2" / 57cm / 7 1/8
  • Brim Size: 6.50cm / 2.56in

This item is on sale!

  • Sale 20% Off: -20%

This Cuenca hat has a nice Tan Fabric sweat band inside the hat. 20% Off - Cuenca Single Woven hats, We are clearing these hats out we prefer double Woven Cuenca hats to these since they hold up better. These are decent short term hats for the price Especially on the sale, but they are not any way near the quality of a Montecristi Hat that we specialize in.

Hold this hat to the light and you will see the many points where light and air can flow evenly through. However this is not a "semi-calado" where the weave is actually woven into the hat with vent holes and a pattern. Rather, this whole hat is what is called locally in Ecuador as a "brisa weave" (windy weave) because air can breathe through due to the openness of the straw patter.

This is in contrast with Montecristi hats which are very tightly woven and have almost air tight weaves. Very lightweight, weighing a total weight of about 100 grams, it is quickly produced and economical. It generally comes standard with a fabric sweat band.

Single woven Cuenca "Brisa" simplest grade of genuine panama hat but is not a Montecristi hat good airy weave with a light weight fabric sweat band.

Blocked in a standard oval, can be requested in any type of oval (standard oval, long oval, or X-long oval)

Crown: Front 3.25"-3.5", Back 3.5 -3.75

Snap brim on the front causing the brim to tip downward slightly and upward in the back just a little.

Standard Brim Size: Perfect for most, provides good sun protection and a great balance of style.

Each Panama hat comes with one hat band of your choice, but you may want to include a few extra hat bands- a quick way to change the personality of your Panama hat!

Each and every Panama hat we sell is handmade right here in Ecuador, so no two hats are exactly alike.

DID YOU KNOW? You can custom design a hat exactly to your specifications! Click Here

1. Print our measuring tape to ensure an accurate measurement.

2. Wrap the measuring tape around the widest part of your head being sure the tape falls above your ears and the ridge of your eyebrows.

3. Using your measurements, you can view our current stock of all Panama hats for your size.

Send us your question about this Cuenca Grade 1 Gambler hat, and we will respond to you as soon as possible.

You can also give us a call, toll-free at 1 800-876-6956

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