Hello Gentlemen! My name is Matt and I am new to the forum here. I am from a small town in WV about an hour from out capital. I am a history teacher at the middle school level. To tell a little about…Continue
"I have NEVER put a straw boater on my head that I liked....it is just my features and personal taste. As much as I love the 1920s and vintage things I don't want to look like I am in a barbershop quartet "
"Thanks man! I used to have more but I am constantly buying and selling these felts are the only that I have that are not for sale. I have been taking lessons about repairing hats so I go to thrift shops and buy em cheap to repair and make a profit…"
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"Here is my hat collection. My straws are all 100 percent Panama straw. The brown, Silver-Belly and Green-Moss hats are Custom made from a hatter friend of mine in PA. The Porker is a vintage Knox from the 50's "
"Yes, its a porker. I want to encourage you to not be afraid to wear any hat in most situations. The only difficult one is a bowler. You CAN wear it with jeans but they need to be dark and the top needs to be a button down or a sweater"
I have just started smoking a pipe as a wind down. I only smoke one or two a week and was curious how often you guys smoke a pipe? I know all tobacco has risks but I was curious if any of you who smoke about as often as I do have any…"
"I'm sure you'll understand if I don't give a damn what you think about my approach to parenting. What would you know about it? Keep working on that "societal pressure" campaign. You might ought to bank a…"
"Hey, I wasn't the one who brought up Fascism, but when it reared it's ugly head I knee jerked the first one to come to mind. H was raised by a devout Catholic mother and a father who was a doubter. He was against the church, but he knew…"
"I was hurt by my grandparents and two cousins and one
father figure. I was abused from 4 to 15 on and off.
Some how I made it through the bad stuff. I was married at 21 and divorced at 33 and then married at 35 and divorced at 44. …"
"Ah, this is the way of religious. "I only surround myself with a bubble of things that enforce my beliefs. I will not expose myself to anything that threatens them, else the balloon might deflate."
I think you won't…"