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USA Hat Bands Now Available!

April 17th, 2017|Comments Off on USA Hat Bands Now Available!

Our hats are proudly made in the USA! We took our best selling Custom Low Crown Fedora and added a little red, white & blue. Perfect for Memorial Day, Labor Day, 4th of July or [...]

Family-owned Panama Hat Company has taken hats beyond city limits to national stages

June 9th, 2016|Comments Off on Family-owned Panama Hat Company has taken hats beyond city limits to national stages

In 1985, while she was teaching Spanish at both Flagler College and the Mayo Clinic, Ecuador native Conseulo Lippi had an idea. Why not start a Panama hat sales business? St. Augustine would be the [...]

SCHMOOZING: THE 108TH ANNUAL HEADWEAR ASSOCIATION DINNER

April 25th, 2016|Comments Off on SCHMOOZING: THE 108TH ANNUAL HEADWEAR ASSOCIATION DINNER

It was a hats-on night on April 14 when the members of the The Headwear Association gathered at The Boathouse in Central Park for their 108th annual dinner. This year’s event included their first-ever fashion show as [...]

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Panama Hat Company Named 2016 Retailer of the Year

April 18th, 2016|Comments Off on Panama Hat Company Named 2016 Retailer of the Year

We are proud to announce that our store has been named 2016 Retailer of the Year by The Headwear Association. Retailer of the year! Wow! Big thanks to The Headwear Association for this feature on [...]

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Panama Hat Company Featured On River City Live

January 21st, 2016|Comments Off on Panama Hat Company Featured On River City Live

  We were recently featured on the News4Jax show, River City Live. Check out this short video that features Tony in the shop showing us how hats are blocked and the various styles and origins [...]

Spanish Ambassador Enjoys His Panama Hat

September 9th, 2015|Comments Off on Spanish Ambassador Enjoys His Panama Hat

Photo by St. Augustine, Ponte Vedra, & The Beaches Visitors and Convention Bureau The Spanish Ambassador to the U.S. enjoying his bleached white custom fedora during St. Augustine’s 450th commemoration. Our same #1 low crown [...]

Does Grandpa’s hat need to be brought back to life?

September 1st, 2015|Comments Off on Does Grandpa’s hat need to be brought back to life?

We recommend 3 well known and experienced Hat Blockers that offer hat cleaning and blocking services. They are the last of a dyeing breed so please spread the word! Steve Johnson "The Hat Doctor" Complete [...]

GQ’s Evolution Of Hats: 400 Years In 3 Minutes

June 22nd, 2015|Comments Off on GQ’s Evolution Of Hats: 400 Years In 3 Minutes

See 400 years of hats in 3 minutes as YouTube star Jim Chapman runs through the evolution of headwear. From the Panama (which actually originated in Ecuador) to the fedora (which was initially designed as [...]