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  • Ringleader Cream Straw Top Hat by American Hat Makers
  • Ringleader Cream Straw Top Hat by American Hat Makers
  • Ringleader Cream Straw Top Hat by American Hat Makers
  • Ringleader Cream Straw Top Hat by American Hat Makers
  • Ringleader Black Straw Top Hat by American Hat Makers
  • Ringleader Black Straw Top Hat by American Hat Makers
  • Ringleader Black Straw Top Hat by American Hat Makers
  • Ringleader Black Straw Top Hat by American Hat Makers

Our Hats Have Been Seen On

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Lifetime Warranty

All our hats come with a lifetime warranty. What this means is that even if you bought a hat over 50 years ago and it starts unraveling, we'll fix it or replace it, free of charge

Handcrafted Since 1972

We are working hard every day to continue to be the best hat makers in America. Though we are steeped in tradition, we embrace modern practices to deliver hats of the highers quality.

How to Measure

  • Sizing Info

    To begin, measure for your Straw Top Hat - Ringleader for Men & Women by wrapping a soft measuring tape (also known as a tailor's tape or sewing tape) around your head. Continue on by placing the tape at your mid-forehead, and wrap it around above the ears measuring your head. In summary, find your size on this chart.


    • Brim 2 1/2” Crown 4”

    • For detailed sizing info, CLICK HERE: HAT FIT GUIDE to view a sizing chart.

    • Additionally we offer FREE EXCHANGES/RETURNS in case you order the wrong size, so don't sweat it.

    • We'll make sure you get a hat that fits like a dream, even if we have to send you 3-4 hats 'til we get it right. We'll even pay for all shipping as well.

  • Why Our Hats Are Better
    • WE PAY RETURN SHIPPING - We make sure your Straw Top Hat - Ringleader for Men & Women fits perfectly, even if it means sending you 3 or 4 hats. And we’ll pay all the return shipping charges.

    • LIFETIME WARRANTY - When you buy a hat from us, we got you covered for life. Did the top hat stretch or shrink? Did something unravel? We'll make it right! We stand behind all our products and have easy to reach customer service.

    • BUILT TO LAST - Our padded sweat liners keep the moisture off your head and away for your Straw Top Hat - Ringleader for Men & Women. Rain isn't a problem either. All of our hats are guaranteed to last a lifetime because they are extremely resistant to water, thus rain simply runs off.

    • QUALITY CRAFTSMANSHIP - Handmade with love by experienced craftsmen. We're proud to employ nearly 50 hard working, blue collar Americans. In fact each straw fedora hat is handmade they're truly one of a kind, and thoroughly inspected for quality.

    • OUR HATS HOLD THEIR SHAPE - The shape of your Straw Top Hat can be restored even in the worst case scenario, example leaving it in a hot car.

    • FAMILY OWNED - Since the 1970s, we're a father and son company. Over 50 years of expertise making all kinds of hats. We're regular people, not some faceless corporation, and we care about our customers.

    • REFUND POLICY - Unsatisfied with your purchase? Return it in its original condition within 30-days for a refund.

    • CALL US ANYTIME - Call 1-800-642-3428 anytime from 8AM PT to 4PM PT Monday through Friday and speak to a real person who’s ready to help.

  • Shipping and Returns
    • Straw Top Hat - Ringleader for Men & Women generally arrive within 3-7 business days.

    • All our hats come with a lifetime warranty. What this means is that even if you bought a hat over 50 years ago and it starts unraveling, we'll fix it or replace it, free of charge.

    • However, as far as exchanging one hat style for another, that must be done within 90 days.

    • We offer free exchanges for any reason. We'll also send you as many hats as you need until we get you the perfect fit, and we'll even cover all the shipping costs.

Hat Sizing Chart

HNH-AHM Hat Size U.S.A Hat Size Head Measurement (IN) Head Measurement (CM)
XXS 614 19- 1958 50-51
XS 6 12 20-2078 52-53
SM 6 78 21-2178 54-55
MD 7 18 22-22 34 56-57
LG 7 38 22 78 - 23 12 58-59
XL 7 58 23 58 - 24 14 60-61
2X 7 78 24 38-24 78 62-63
3X 8 18 25-25 58 64-65

Sizes are approximate and will vary with hat style and material. If unsure about which size to choose, it's best to choose a larger size, as our sizing system can adjust the hat down to one full size smaller.

Our Hats Have Been Seen In

Ringleader - Straw Top Hat - Reviews

4.8
Rated 4.8 stars
Based on 58 reviews
Total 5 star reviews: 50 Total 4 star reviews: 6 Total 3 star reviews: 2 Total 2 star reviews: 0 Total 1 star reviews: 0
97%would recommend this product
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  • CB
    Chad B.
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    Verified Buyer
    I recommend this product
    Rated 5 stars
    3 months ago
    Great hat!

    Great hat!

  • TB
    Terry B.
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    I recommend this product
    Rated 5 stars
    7 months ago
    Top quality. Fits perfectly.

    Top quality. Fits perfectly.

  • MA
    Maxwell A.
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    Verified Buyer
    I recommend this product
    Rated 4 stars
    7 months ago
    Great hat, but it’s structure

    Great hat, but it’s structure is fragile to an extent. Looks great, fits great, quality item, do recommend.

  • AJ
    Angele J.
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    Verified Buyer
    I recommend this product
    Rated 5 stars
    4 months ago
    Nice straw hat for summer

    I purchased 2 of these in black. One for me and one for my boyfriend. His looks great on him. I didn't like mine and the return process was wonderful.

  • DB
    Dail B.
    Flag of United States
    Verified Buyer
    I recommend this product
    Rated 5 stars
    4 months ago
    American Hat Family

    I have recently purchased several hats from American Hat Makers. Some for myself and others for family. I’m thrilled with the service and quality as well as the smiles they’ve created. I wear mine daily and so does my brother in law. Thank you guys.

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