"I think that part of the problem in this has to do with a cultural difference ... since the fedora and the trilby are similar, many people confuse them regularly. For a hatter's perspective on its, see this blog post."
"I wonder if the fedora thing is a geographic thing. I haven't seen nary a one around my hometown. If anything, it seems like the trilby is getting overplayed. It's in Target, in American Eagle, and on the head of every guy I see on tv."
"I would say baseball style hats are the only one's I think look okay with long hair. I recall (thru pictures and the tellie) back to the 20's and 30's with the neatly groomed short hair under a fedora looked very squared away and neat."
I've always had a thing for fedora hats, and now I've been thinking harder about actually purchasing one. The problem is I have long hair. It's maybe halfway to my shoulder. What I'm wondering is if it is a good idea to wear a fedora with long hair, or if there are any suggestions about this, online somewhere, or whether or not I have to choose between the hat of the hair?
"I had a job interview for a high school teaching position and knew that it would be a good idea to be clean-shaven. The job position ended up being filled by someone else that was much more qualified. Now I'm a carpenter and a beard…"
"I've read a lot over of Jeff's Beard Board, and there's been a lot of people that tried it. I think that getting a transplant shows an insecurity. If you don't have it, don't sweat it! I know that probably…"
Does anybody here have any experience with cigar box guitars? The title is pretty self-explanatory; they're guitars made out of cigar boxes.I've seen people get very creative with these and produce some pretty cool results. I've made about 10 of them myself, but I'm nowhere near the caliber of some builders. Hank Snowden has some pretty cool tutorials and guitars if anyone is interested.I've made all of mine electric and they are really fun to shred on. They're tuned to an open G (GDG.)…See More
"EXACTLY!! I've scoured the internet for more information about it, and the original post above is without a doubt the most informative source I've yet to find. A certain community-driven internet encyclopedia has a full page on…"