Handmade in the USA. This rugged looking cowboy hat is both stylish and waterproof. Made from high quality straw hand woven. This hat has a genuine leather band with a star shaped steel Concho (Pendant). Perfect to wear out on a date or out on the range. Rain is no problem with a heavy coat of DuPont Teflon waterproofing that is sprayed on the hat before it released for shipping.