American Hat Maker's Blog

Buyers Guides
Trilby vs Pork Pie Hat vs Fedora - What’s the Difference?

Trilby hats, pork pie hats, and fedoras. Before jumping into their differences, let’s cover what they have in common. All three hat types... More

Hat Facts
New Rules of Cowboy Hat Etiquette

Knowing hat etiquette in the 21st century is as important as wearing the right hat for the right occasion. Use our guide to... More

History of Hats
Comprehensive Guide to Top Hat Styles

Anatomy of a black silk top hat and a brown leather top hat. What is a Top Hat? A top hat is a... More

Cleaning & Sizing
How To Clean Your Straw Hat

How to Clean Sweat Stains and Dirt from Your Straw Hats Straw is one of the most popular and versatile materials for cabana,... More

Buyers Guides
Types of Cowboy Hat Styles and Creases

A Guide to the Modern Types of Cowboy Hats and Creases Although many cowboy and western hats started with a similar design, cowgirls... More

Buyers Guides
How to pack your Cabana and Breeze mesh sun hat!

One awesome perk of owning a SolAir Cabana or Breeze mesh sun hat is the fact that they are easily pack-able in a backpack... More

Hat Facts
How to make a leather hat!

When it comes to making leather hats, it's good to come to the source. Since 1972, the American Hat Maker company has been... More