Stetson is the most famous brand of western cowboy hats. Founded in 1865 by John B. Stetson, it has since reached all parts of the world to take the number 1 spot.
Here is a short list of some of the best of Stetson in felts, wools, and straw hats.
The Brenham 4x is a new hat to add to your collection. With a classic western profile, you can expect to receive many compliments while keeping you dry and cool It is a perfect mix of western and elegance with white cream ivory wool felt, comfort leather sweatband, and 3-piece buckle hatband to match.
If you are looking for a white hat, the Pageant is the one to get. It is one of those hats that is a step above from hats of lower quality. Made by Resistol, It is made of high quality wool felt that is naturally water repellent. With a crisp white color, the style is best know for contestants of Miss Rodeo America. The Miss Rodeo America pageant is held in December of every year where reigning state rodeo queens from across America are eligible to compete for the title and are judged on their appearance, horsemanship, and personality. Click for more on the 4x Pageant.
Stetson Open Road
The Open Road is one of those classis that stay in style every year. With the merge of western and fedora, the hat has a classic cattleman crown with round brim that can be flipped up or down depending on your style. It is made of high quality fur felt, hand blocked in USA, and interior satin lining with leather sweatband for comfort. See more here.
The Skyline 6x
The Skyline is one of the most popular hats by Stetson. It is the most famous name of all the hats of the bran. The name "Skyline" is actually trademarked by Stetson for this particular hat. It features the traditional cattleman crown, 6x felt fur blend and has a traditional Texas style brim. It comes in quite a few colors but the best sellers are in black and silverbelly. The Skyline is a good first hat to buy high quality.
Stetson 1000X Evilla de Oro
The 1000X is nothing to mess with. Selling out constantly, the straw is handwoven meticulously for a great pattern and quality. The Evilla de Oro 1000x will show everyone who you are. It shows you speak with actions and get things done, you work hard, and you live with humility and respect. Qualities that will get you far in life. Purchase here.
Resistol 20X Ryker
Resistol is known for its great quality straw hats. Working under the same umbrella as Stetson, the Ryker 20x is a step above in quality from other hats. It is great for outdoors and rodeos. It is lightweight with intricate designed crown for breathability and self conforming Dri-Lex sweatband in stand out red. It is the perfect hat to look good and feel good. Learn more about the Last chance here.
Now when in comes to crushable hats, the Sagebrush is like no other. It is perfect for outdoors and is currently the bestseller. It is unique with the shape and color. It comes in Mushroom and Mink and is lightweight and perfect for all seasons in the outdoors. The other cool thing about it is that instead of a leather sweatband, it has Dri-Lex fabric sweatband. Dri-Lex is moisture fabric resistant that makes the hat feel very comfortable on you head.
The Bozeman is very popular in the outdoor collection. It is versatile and goes well with almost anything you wear. The pinched crowned front and the wine colored leather hatband stands out from the crowd. It has a 4" crown, 3 1/4" brim with natural water repellant wool. Learn more about the Bozeman here.
Now the Yancy is one of those unique styles that look great for men and women. It is perfect for late nights in Uptown or at your local town bar. it features bound edges and a colorful grosgrain hatband. The brim measure 3" perfect for the "I mean business" look. You can buy the Yancy in black and Phantom Grey here.
THE LLANO 4X
The llano is another best known hat from Stetson. The chocolate is profiled as 72-Llano. They both have the same satin lining, hatband and sweatband. It also comes in black. This hat is perfect for your western adventure and great for gift giving.
This was just a short list of a few Stetson hats that we recommend. Whether its a crushable or a western hat, you cannot go wrong with a Stetson. All Stetson hats are handmade in USA with high quality materials and high standards.