Stetson Stories

150 Years of Genuine American Heritage

Stetson Education: How to attach the Campaign Hat Chin Strap

The Campaign Hat, also known as the traditional ranger hat, features a solid four dent crown with ventillating eyelets. This flat brimmed military style is hued in a rich olive green featuring an adjustable chin strap that fastens through stop grommets in the brim. Internal leather sweatband and self-matching grosgrain hat band add a finishing

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Stetson Education: Hat Anatomy Western Styles Part II

In this video, Stetson walks you through the hat anatomy of the iconic Tom Mix and Royal Flush cowboy hats. “This “Tom Mix” style cowboy hat made by the John B. Stetson Company dates from 1910 to 1930. The huge ten-gallon Stetson hat was Tom Mix’s trademark. He was the top cowboy movie star of

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Stetson Education: Hat Anatomy Western Styles Part 1

The cowboy hat is a high-crowned, wide-brimmed hat best known as the defining piece of attire for the North American cowboy. The shape of a cowboy hat’s crown and brim are often modified by the wearer for fashion and to protect against weather. Today’s cowboy hat has remained basically unchanged in construction and design since

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Stetson Education: How to Travel with a Hat

Never fear when traveling with a Stetson Outdoor Crushable Hat. Hat featured is the Stetson Explorer. Available in Grey Mix, Brown Mix and Loden Mix. Shop here: Bring your Stetson hat on any adventure with these tips for packing a hat in a suitcase.

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Stetson Education: The Open Road Royal Deluxe vs The Open Road 6X

Stetson demonstrates the differences between the Open Road Royal Deluxe  vs the Open Road 6X.

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Stetson Education: How to Determine Your Hat Size

The best hats not only look good, they feel good. Comfort is key. Your Stetson should be reasonably snug so that a light wind can’t blow it off of your head, but it should not be so tight as to cause discomfort or distraction. Before you buy, Stetson walks you through the steps to find your

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