This hat with a breathable crown is made from stiff toyo rope straw, but features a soft terry stretch band for a comfortable fit. The Toyo straw is mostly recycled paper and is coated in a resin to keep it strong. The material is made by a machine but hand woven into paper straw hats. It's a very durable and versatile hat material. 3'' brim. Material: Toyo Straw, Terry Stretch Fabric.