Daily Archives: March 1, 2012

Goorin Brothers in SF: Hats Made in the USA

The large retail store I visited yesterday carried fedora-style hats made in China.  This afternoon, walking back up the hill to North Beach from the wharf area, I swung by Goorin Brothers North Beach Hat Shop (est. 1896, http://www.goorin.com), on … Continue reading

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Fiber, stores & origin

Yesterday I left Thor to his own devices for several hours and walked around San Francisco. After I emerged at Chinatown gates, I visited a large retail store – the one where for years Thor has been buying his khaki … Continue reading

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