A hat that has become a sort of myth, is the typical hat that from the end of the myth has become the emblem of the cow-boy. The original design is attributed to John Batterson Stetson.
Today the cowboy hat is a classic in the clothing of fattening and ranch workers in the South West of the United States, up to the entire eastern side of the Rocky Mountains and more in general a symbol through which an individual wants to emphasize his reliability in the cowboy's lifestyle.
Because of its functional characteristics, deriving from the particular shape to width, that is the ability to protect from the scorching sun and even more from the rain that often take the outlines of the reverse, the Stetson hat had a troubled following became a typical element of the 'clothing of workers from farms and ranches in the American Southwest: The cowboy.
Over time the typical cowboy / cowgirl hat has become a characterizing element of the clothing of those who have the history of the west has decided to redeem himself to propose to the public, come the American country musicians and not only ...