The elegant Tilley TH8 Hemp Hat is specifically designed for women. Wear the brim up all the way or jauntily tipped to set the tone for any occasion. Add your personal panache with a scarf, vibrant hat band or eye-catching pin. The all-around 3 inch wide brim offers sun protection and style. Hemp is the world's strongest natural fiber. It is breathable, and naturally resistant to UV light, mold, mildew and salt water. Tilley Hemp fabric has been tested and certified as having a UPF 50+; this is the maximum UV protection rating given. Washing Instructions: Machine wash in warm or cool water. Do not use bleach. Smooth and reshape the Hat by hand and set it out to air dry. This special order hat can take up to 3-4 days to ship.