Established in 2010 and working fair trade directly with the most skilled artisans from Ecuador
Our Panama Hat Company is a family business with Italian soul and Ecuadorian heart, founded 10 years ago in London - UK. Recognised by the outstanding experience in designing, producing and exporting Genuine Panama hats by working directly with skilled craftsmen in Ecuador. Our brand aims to strengthen the appreciation for finest quality products that are handmade, sustainable and socially responsible.
BORN IN ECUADOR, MADE IN BRITAIN
Based in United Kingdom, the owner and Hat Designer Maria Jose is from Ecuador herself and uses her experience and passion for the ancestral Panama hat industry, especially Montecristi Hats (the best straw hats in the world, that are fully handwoven by up to 40 craftsmen), hat treasures handpicked by herself in Pile and Montercristi in Ecuador, to provide the exclusive selected range of quality Panama hats to the most demanding customers in UK and worldwide.
Photo: Mr. Simon Espinal recognised as the best Panama Hats weaver alive making a hat for us.