22 Inch Papale Pa'ole Piko'ole Poncie Ponce Style Kona Lauhala Hat
This pa'ole papale was made on a 22 inch ipu using 3/16 inch koana/strips that were gathered and plaited in Honaunau, South Kona, Hawaii. The head size/circumference is 22 inches.
2.5 inches tall, the curved brim is 2.5 inches wide with 2 strand slight scalloping (like roping) on the edge. The actual width of brim is 3 inches wide.
Poncie Ponce was a Maui born actor in the TV show Hawaiian Eye in the 1950s-1960s. He was known for his ukulele and lauhala hat. His vintage style is still very popular.
An organic cotton lined felt sweatband is sewn in at the forehead for comfort. Feather lei (hatband) is not included.
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Due to the nature of wearables and COVID-19 concerns, returns are not accepted until further notice. Please make sure you know your head size before purchasing. Mahalo!