In Greek and Roman mythology, the name Daphne is very special, a symbol of immortality and victory. Legend has it that she sought protection from the sun god, Apollo. Our Daphne hat fedora, with its generously proportioned brim, is a very effective way to protect your face, neck, and ears from the sun’s harmful rays while looking ever so chic!
Man-made fabric with partially recycled plastic resembles genuine raffia straw. It will not crack or melt when wet and is more durable and lightweight than natural fiber straw. Lightweight and packable. Blocks 95% UVA/UVB rays. Independent testing in accordance with AATCC (American Association of Textile Chemists and Colorists) test methods have determined this product’s effectiveness for blocking ultraviolet radiation as well as UVA/UVB radiation.