The Skimmer was for many decades the man's straw hat of choice. Often associated with sailing, boating, barber shop quartets, jazz bands, and the like. The Skimmer/Boater was generally known as the warm weather hat.
Columbia Unisex Coolhead Zero Booney Sun Hat O/S WHITE
Cooler heads always prevail, if you're in a lot of sun, then you need a lot of hat, it's a simple as that. This super-cool Booney with UPF 50 sun protection and an adjustable chin strap will keep you cooler when conditions are hotter. That's the magic of the Omni-Freeze Zero super-cooling technology. Adjustable drawcord and toggle at back. 100% textured nylon poplin. Omni-Freeze ZERO Softie Strech Jersey 92% polyester / 8% elastane.
Men's summer sun hat by Dorfman Pacific in big and tall sizes. Created from 60% Polyester and 40% Nylon hat is specially designed to retain water without losing it's shape. Hats with this feature keep you cooler and are also known as Soaker hats. Pour water over hat or dip it into water and continue to wear it. The moisture retained in hat along with the drips that slowly fall from hat - work to keep you cooler under the sun. Hat also features vented mesh crown sides that allow heat to escape and air to flow. Ventilated mesh sides are just another feature of this sun hat which is specially designed to keep you as cool as possible while enjoying your favorite activities under the sun. Also effective for sun protection - hat is rated at UPF 50 plus to block out 97% of the sun's harsh UV rays. The 2.75 inch wide brim will shade your face, nose, ears and neck from sunshine. Interior of hat features an elastic sweatband for a snug fit. Available in big and tall sizes: X-Large (60-61cm, 23 1/2-24in) and 2X (62-63cm, 24 3/8-24 3/4in). Includes free hat sizing tape to reduce size of hat if needed - for a custom fit. Hat tape may need to be replaced after soaking hat. Should you need replacement hat tape, feel free to contact Fashion's Little Helpers through Amazon.com. We will be happy to send you a replacement set of tape at no cost to you. This big and tall soaker sun hat for Men is available in Natural Beige only. Available for a limited time only. Makes a great gift.