The Montecristi Panama Hat is Woven from Toquilla Straw

By: Christina Butty - Published: Aug 10, 2009   Updated: Aug 16 2011 • References: brentblack & luxist
Now on sale is the world's finest, $100,000 Montecristi Panama hat.

Simply referred to as 'The Hat,' the $100,000 Montecristi hat was woven in Ecuador out of fine toquilla straw.

A lot of time goes into each piece too. Apparently, once the hat is hand woven, several weeks are necessary to prepare and finish the hats.

The gallery available details some of the fine craftsmanship that goes into the production of these Montecristi Panama hats.

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