Based in Santa Fe, Thunderbird Hats is here to up your game when it comes to headwear. Each hat is embellished differently using a wide variety of repurposed items such an antique harness and leather goods, vintage Native American conchos, beadwork and more.
Owner of Thunderbird Hats, Allen and Rhinestone Rambler fashion blogger Ashley Wagner discuss the products and where to purchase them. Ashley explains how she discovered the hats while in Santa Fe and fell in love with their artistic design as well as their sustainability.
Allen takes quality, unfinished hats and reblocks and reshapes them, adding embellishments in the process. You can find Thunderbird Hats set up at the El Museo Cultural de Santa Fe every weekend until May located in the Santa Fe Railyard.
Rhinestone Rambler is a fashion and travel blog with a heart for the American Southwest where local artists and artisans are featured.