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African Suede Mesh Hat

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When you head out on that great adventure, this handcrafted hat from South Africa offers comfort, ventilation, and protection from the sun. Fashioned of suede and breathable cotton mesh, similar to a style worn by Africa's game rangers. Crushable; packs flat. Made by tribespeople living near Kruger National Park.


This improved version features lightly oiled suede, which helps the hat keep its shape better.


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African Suede Mesh Hat
 
4.7

(based on 14 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (11)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (2)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (1)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (0)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (0)

100%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Breathable (11)
  • Stylish (10)
  • Comfortable (9)
  • Durable (8)
  • Lightweight (5)

Cons

  • Not adjustable (5)

Best Uses

  • Casual wear (10)
  • Travel (6)
    • Sizing:
    • Feels full size too small

       

      Feels half size too small

       

      Feels true to size

       

      77% 

      (10 reviews)

      Feels half size too big

       

      Feels full size too big

       
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Casual dresser (8), Comfort-oriented (7), Practical (7), Stylish (5)
    • Was this a gift?:
    • No (9), Yes (3)

Most Liked Positive Review

 

Great Hat!!

I bought this hat for my husband who is very sensitive to the sun but, loves the outdoors. The mesh is cool while the brim offers needed protection for the face. He looks...Read complete review

I bought this hat for my husband who is very sensitive to the sun but, loves the outdoors. The mesh is cool while the brim offers needed protection for the face. He looks great in it and has received many complements.

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Returned for a smaller size

Reviewed by 14 customers

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5.0

Great Hat

By Regor

from Browns Mills, NJ

About Me Comfort-oriented, Stylish

Verified Reviewer

Pros

  • Breathable
  • Comfortable
  • Durable
  • Lightweight
  • Stylish

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Casual Wear
    • Commuting
    • Evening
    • Travel

    Comments about African Suede Mesh Hat:

    I have worn hats for many years and this hat is a comfortble versible summer hat that looks good with whatever is worn. This is a stylish good looking hat which wears well and and keeps head cool.

    • Sizing:
    • Feels true to size
    • Was this a gift?:
    • No
     
    5.0

    My summer hat for two years now

    By RubyRosa

    from NYC

    About Me Casual, Comfort-oriented, Practical, Stylish, Trendy

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Breathable
    • Durable
    • Lightweight
    • Stylish

    Cons

    • Not Adjustable

    Best Uses

    • Casual Wear
    • Travel

    Comments about African Suede Mesh Hat:

    It's my casual summer hat. I have even fallen in the water with it on and it came out fine. Love the way it looks and protects me from the sun for adventure and the beach. After two summers it is even better. My only complaint is that I wish it had an inner ribbon inside as I always buy hats a size larger as I prefer the look, then I add fabric under the brim to customize the fit. I had to come up with something else which doesn't work as well. I don't have to recommend the hat. I am always asked about it.

    • Sizing:
    • Feels true to size
    • Was this a gift?:
    • No
     
    5.0

    really breathable

    By netbird

    from Tokyo Japan

    About Me Comfort-oriented, Practical

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Breathable
    • Comfortable
    • Stylish

    Cons

    • Not Adjustable

    Best Uses

    • Hiking

    Comments about African Suede Mesh Hat:

    I was surprized because I could have kept this hat on in hot and humid environment. This hat is my favorite for my nature watching now.

    • Sizing:
    • Feels half size too small
    • Was this a gift?:
    • No

    (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

     
    5.0

    Husband Loves This Hat

    By emmajane

    from TX

    About Me Casual, Comfort-oriented, Practical

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Breathable
    • Comfortable
    • Durable
    • Lightweight
    • Stylish

    Cons

    • Not Adjustable
    • Poor Fit
    • Runs large

    Best Uses

    • Casual Wear
    • Outdoor activites
    • Travel

    Comments about African Suede Mesh Hat:

    Found this to be a hat I can let my husband wear in public. He is an outdoors man and needs to wear a hat to keep out the UV rays. This hat is practical and good looking.

    • Was this a gift?:
    • Yes
     
    4.0

    Just as promised, well made and useful.

    By the not so mad hatter

    from Elliot Lake, Ontario, Canada

    About Me Casual

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Breathable
    • Comfortable
    • Durable
    • Stylish

    Cons

    • Not Adjustable

    Best Uses

    • Casual Wear

    Comments about African Suede Mesh Hat:

    I Like the hat, only comment is the largest size offered in the NG catalogue is XL, the largest size available on the manufacture's site is XXL ... would have appreciated the extra bit for my rather large head.

    • Sizing:
    • Feels half size too small
    • Was this a gift?:
    • No

    (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

     
    5.0

    Best of the best

    By jabski

    from new jersey

    About Me Casual, Comfort-oriented

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Breathable
    • Comfortable
    • Durable
    • Stylish

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Casual Wear

      Comments about African Suede Mesh Hat:

      sunshade and when it rains.comments I get are just amazing

      • Sizing:
      • Feels true to size
      • Was this a gift?:
      • No

      (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

       
      5.0

      Beautiful high quality hat.

      By sun scared

      from Sarasota, Florida

      About Me Casual, Comfort-oriented, Stylish

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Breathable
      • Comfortable
      • Durable

      Cons

        Best Uses

          Comments about African Suede Mesh Hat:

          I would normally never spend this much for a hat but this one is totally worth every penny.

          • Sizing:
          • Feels true to size
          • Was this a gift?:
          • Yes

          (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

           
          5.0

          I enjoy this hat very much.

          By lone wolf

          from Kokomo, in.

          About Me Dress Or Play

          Pros

          • Perfect

          Cons

          • Stunning

          Best Uses

            Comments about African Suede Mesh Hat:

            I mainly use to go out evenings.
            I wear it to church.
            I get many complements about it.
            Their is nothing negative about it.
            I am going to order another one, just in case this one gets dirty.

            • Sizing:
            • Feels true to size
            • Was this a gift?:
            • No

            (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

             
            5.0

            african mesh hat

            By raju

            from houston,texas

            About Me Casual

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Casual Wear
                • Evening

                Comments about African Suede Mesh Hat:

                no issues

                • Sizing:
                • Feels true to size

                (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

                 
                5.0

                Great Hat!!

                By Bbagain

                from Iron Station, NC

                About Me Comfort-oriented, Stylish

                Verified Reviewer

                Pros

                • Breathable
                • Comfortable
                • Durable
                • Lightweight
                • Stylish

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Casual Wear
                  • Sun protection
                  • Travel

                  Comments about African Suede Mesh Hat:

                  I bought this hat for my husband who is very sensitive to the sun but, loves the outdoors. The mesh is cool while the brim offers needed protection for the face. He looks great in it and has received many complements.

                  • Sizing:
                  • Feels true to size

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