Vueltiao Traditional Hat – Colombia
$134.00 – $302.00
These handmade hats are manufactured in Arrow cane vegetable fiber. With a 10 cm round crown, All have an adjustable leather had band a leather sweatband. All have a leather sweatband and come with care instructions and nylon size tag. Each of our hats comes with a certificate of authenticity signed by the craftsperson, certified by ICONTEC as an original and numbered Colombian Artisanal product. They also come with a brief description of the Zenu culture. They are available in four braid qualities, 11, 15, 19 and 21. Size tags are specified in cms from 53 cm to 64 cm (20 3/4 into 25 1/4 in) U.S.A 6 5/8 to 8 and U.K. 6 1/2 to 7 7/8.
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The “Vueltiao” hat, the heritage of the Zenu culture and national symbol of Colombia, goes by this name because it is sewn in round spiral form. This particular design, with a 10 cm brim, starts with two black, two white, one black, one pint, one black, one white, one black, one pint, and ends with a black border. All its process is completely handmade and by hand and the tradition is to make it even on pedal machines.
Basic Color & Qualities
Available in 4 different quali-ties and in 6 different colors. Qualities: 11, 15, 19 and 21. Colors: White, Khaki, Beige, Olive Green, Brown and Black.
The weave quality depends on the number of filament pairs with which the braid is manufactured. The higher the number, the thinner the filament is and the greater number of stitches per square inch. Stitches per Square Inch approximately are as follows 11:120 – 15:160 19:240 – 21:320.
11, 15, 19, 21