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Turned Wood Hats are made of only sustainable yield hardwoods and Burl. Done in all Classic forms. Intended as sculpture, but, when properly custom fitted they are light weight and comfortable to wear. 
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Ebonized Top Hat
Tall crown with extra wide almost flat top and narrow, curved, rolled brim are distinguished features. Typically done with an Ebony burnished crown and Rosewood band leaving the brim natural. May also be done leaving the hat completely natural or full Ebonized
Madrone Crusher
This urban style typically has a narrow brim, the crown is mildly shaped with a multi grooved and burnished band, the top is lightly domed. Shown in Madrone Burl
Range Rider, Red Oak Burl
Our lead off and most popular style, the ultimate hat shape can only be made with the ultimate hat material. The brim is bowed and bent radically up at the sides. The crown is also more curving with soft edges and recessed, domed top. Shown in Red Oak Burl.
Sun Hat, Sugar Maple
Ladies will appreciate the extra wide, down swooping brim intended to keep off the Sun. The domed crown can be rounded or shouldered. Raised beads or grooves and burnished details are available options. Shown in Quilted Sugar Maple with Natural edge, beaded crown, and Ebony Burnished lines.
Trail Boss
This style has clean lines. Brim is done straight with a slight downward bend front and back. The Crown is mildly shaped with a dished top. Shown in White Ash.
Mix Master, Big Leaf Maple Burl
The most western of all our styles the Mix Master has a tall narrowing crown and a shapelier brim usually done with a pencil rolled edge.
Both styles have the typical round crown and a wide grooved band, they are Distinguished by the brim, the Derby has a small brim with a large roll, the Bowler has a large brim and a small roll. Derby shown in Spalted White Oak Burl.
Baseball Caps
Available in plain wood and burl wooden baseball caps are stylish and comfortable. Definitely one of the more popular styles. Primarily offered individually show as a pair.
Burl Range Rider on Stand
Burl Range Rider shown on stand
Micro Hats
Wooden hats are available in four sizes micro, sub-mini, mini, and life size / custom fit.
PO Box 562 Manchester Center Vermont 05255 802-362-3481