Let me just say that you have no worries dealing with these fine folks. Women should take care to comb their hair back flat when measuring their head as shown in the picture. Keep in mind that wool felt hats react strongly to moisture including sweat , so if you start off with a wool hat that feels too big but becomes tighter with use, you can always remove any hat sizing tape or elastic to get your headgear fitting exactly as you want it. For some in-between sizes, and for some head shapes, greater comfort may be attained by placing felt pads inside the sweatband.
Hat Sizing Tape
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It does just what you say it will do. If you need more than the cork inserts that come with the hat, you can of course order more for a low price at Stetson. Perhaps the easiest way to get your hat down to size is using hat tape, also called hat size reducer. Please wait Maybe the hat only comes in one size. Or maybe you're not even sure what size you should be looking for in the first place. Problem Solved!
FedoraFelt Sizing Strip
Using felt fitting strips was the final part of the equations which allowed for a custom fit for each of these hats. You could also check your local hardware store for small strips of foam padding material as an option. Want free hat sizing tape? We provide the charts as guide, not as a rule. The old cowboy method was to wear the hat in the rain for a day, and pull it down hard on the head, lower than normal, to let it dry.
Step 3 As stated in the first step, it is best practice to insert the foam strip underneath the band in order to: A disguise that it is there at all, and B to retain the original fabric as the liner between your head and the hat. I have purchased two hats at the Fedora Store. If the hat does not fit, recheck your hat size, and exchange your hat for the correct size. Received item timely and am very pleased with it. Ask us for advice, the advice we provide is based on many years experience in mail order and selling hats. Watch next growing penis and boobs slide show