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VAT Intracomm. - SIRET - APE - RIB - General Conditions of Sale
Some panamas of higher quality can require more
than six months of manufacture, “Colonial Montecristi” requires
three of them.
The Panama term does not apply to a form but to the matter
Certain models of very fine and very top-of-the-range Panama can be
rolled, while of other of also good invoice cannot it. This product
hand made is at all the prices, unquestionable model as Panama Montecristi
extra fino can exceed the 1000 euros.
Sheets of a palm tree: Carludovica palmata (Cyclanthaceae) of South
America commonly called “paja toquilla” are used to manufacture
celebrates it hat of Panama. This tropical palm pushes in a vast zone
which goes from the buttresses of the Andes on the coast of the Pacific
to Amazonia. The young sheets carefully are washed, dried, cut out in
thin straps and are woven entirely with the centrifugal hand of way.
The first exports to Europe were done at the beginning of Panama, from
where “erroneous” denomination since they are manufactured
The weaving of the hat is always done with the hand. It is a very delicate
work and length which requires several weeks. One distinguishes Panama
Montecristi, Panama Cuenca, Panama Brisa which is woven in 3 different
Montecristi is the artisanal center of the finest panamas (the fine
fibers allow a more regular weaving) which are woven upright.
Cuenca is the third larger town of Ecuador and the industrial center
of Panama. In Cuenca, one weaves sitted and the way of tangling up fibers
is particular and gives a cross aspect.
The traditional manufacture of the hat of Panama is carried out in Ecuador
and mainly in the provinces of Manabi, Azuay and Canar. This hat can
be folded, it will be unfolded by finding its form. It can be washed
and passed by again, but these operations must be practiced by professionals.
Its white color ivory or, its texture, its comfort and its freshness
quoted of it prestigious worn by personalities of the whole world.
Of Ecuadorian origin, as its name does not indicate it, Panama was
sails very about it about 1900. Its name would come owing to the fact
that during the digging of Panama Canal, the Westerners adopted these
hats braided in order to better support the heats of the sun.
The Panama hat is a symbol of elegance, luxury and sophistication.
The genuine Panama hat is actually designed exclusively in Ecuador.
It borrows its name from marketing during the construction of famous
Panama Canal, at the beginning of last century.
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PANAMA. n. m. Hat of summer, large and flexible, plaited originally
with the leaf of a bush of Central America.