Crochet Alpaca Hat, Brimmed
Softer than cashmere, warmer than sheep's wool, exceptionally breathable, hypo-allergenic and super-resistant to water - alpaca wool is extremely durable and one of the best natural fibers for cold weather.
Alpacas are raised in Bozeman. Alpaca fur is sheared and spun on-site, and the clothing is hand-knit by the ranch owners. This is an exceptional product of the highest quality. Your alpaca fur hat will last for many years.
Advantages of alpaca fiber:
- Softer, warmer and dryer than merino wool
- Water Repellent
- Like a Polar Bear with hollow fiber, the alpaca fiber traps in heat yet allows for incredible breathability
- Environmental friendly unlike merino wool
- Flame Retardant
- No chemical coloring
The most common hat size for is women 22 and men 7 1/8 and up. To measure the size of a person’s head, use a flexible tape measure to measure the circumference at the widest part of the head, usually an inch above the eyebrows. This is the measurement for a woman’s hat. To determine the size for a man’s hat, divide the circumference measurement (in inches) by pi or about 3.14. Do not measure the diameter of the head.
Small Hats: 18.5-20.5"
Medium Hats: 21-22.5" (Most Women)
Large Hats: 23-25" (Most Men)
X-Large Hats: 25.5-27"
*If the measurement is borderline between two sizes, choose the larger size.