Signes Hats

Signes European Fine Men’s Hats

  We arrived in Alicante Spain and were picked up at the airport by Jose Signes. We headed to a restaurant in a small fishing village on the Mediterranean where … Continue Reading →


The Other Hat from South America

After Panama, the second South American hat material that comes most immediately to mind is the wool and alpaca hats that we associate with the people living in Peru’s Andes Mountains. Although at The Village Hat Shop we’ve been selling Panama hats consistently throughout our thirty-year history, we have never been able to find a reliable vendor for these Peruvian hats. Until now!
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Straw Hats

There is a book – perhaps even a serious scholarly research project – waiting to be written on the rich and varied subject of straw hats.
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