The Kingston is a great summer hat made in the USA by Dobbs. Structured of Shantung Panama it has a 3 1/4" brim and 4" telescoping gambler crown. Features include a comfortable cloth sweatband and a striped grosgrain ribbon band. Please note that the band color and design varies (see pictures).
Approximate sizing is as follows:
S - 6 7/8 to 7
M - 7 1/8 to 7 1/4
L - 7 3/8 to 7 1/2
XL - 7 5/8 to 7 3/4
Foam sizing tape is sent with each hat to snug them up is necessary.
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I have worn this Dobbs Kingston Shangtun Panama hat for years. I replace it every few years after I sweat through the band or someone "borrows" it for too long because it is so good looking. Being in Texas, I appreciate the light weight of the Panama and the style. This hat is good to go, whether you are golfing, fishing, walking the stockyards or having a few extra beverages on the riverwalk. I just replace the northerner brown ribbon band with something more appropriate, like a Guatemalan belt. Great service from One 2 mini Ranch. They delivered the product quicker than Amazon and in better condition. I'll trade with them again.