panama hat with raffia contrast stitching on the edge of the brim
Why is it called Panama? 'Panama' is the name of the fiber Ludovica Palmata that is produced and hand woven in several different areas in Ecuador. On the occasion of the inauguration of the works for the panama Channel, the President Theodore Roosevelt was wearing that kind of typical hat. Due to the highly reported event, the success of the look was immediate and longlasting.