Original Amazonas Real Brazilian Tarp Hats and accessories are been made in Brazil in a small village and live in Amazonas on the edge of the rainforest and their family wear these tarp hats day in day out, they are made from recycled tarpaulins from open cargo trucks that run from Amazonas North west to the south of Brazil along thousands of miles of unmade red dust laden tracks with rain, sun & dust aging the material in a way that no factory could ever replicate. After which the material is washed and prepared ready to be made into "probably" the best original Brazilian tarp hats around. So all of the hats have seen more weather than most of us might see in a lifetime and do not need any looking after and are ready for their next job of keeping the elements off of you whilst looking rather cool at the same time. They are fantastic hats for the garden,trekking,walking on the boat,work you think of an activity and they will make you look and feel cool. They are waterproof,sun proof,sand proof,in fact do not worry about these hats they will look after themselves and you. All of the hats are individual with no two being the same, some will have repair patches on others will have stamps or writing on , this all adds to their charm and they are as individual as all of us...no mass production here , just individual style!. So now you can get your Brazilian Tarp hat in the UK at a great price cutting out the middle men and keeping the small shop in Brazil going. Let these Real Brazil hats look after you. Stand out from the crowd.... These Tarp canvas hats are great for the beach,trekking,sailing,skiing , snowboarding,and generally just looking cool, they have seen and dealt with all the weather in Brazil, now they are going to look after you.