The amadou is the soft, stretchable interior layer of the Fomes Fomentarius tinder mushroom. Please notice that not every mushroom is good for manufacturing, and there is a huge amount of experienced knowledge behind the collection, and handmade processing of it.
Europe’s last amadou makers are living in Corund village, Transylvania. We are located exactly there, and we help to sustain this unique craft by offering the products to all over the world.
Choose your head circumference. Personalize your hat by telling us what design elements you prefer on the side.
Please mention which variation you prefer: brown or blackened.
We can impregnate the hat on request, for no extra cost.
We offer free shipping worldwide, just you have to be patient, with regular post service our packages arrives in about 7 days to Europe, and about 20 days to US, Canada and far east. We recommend to check or ask your closest post office about the package.
These hats are made on Your request, for your head size. Please give us two weeks to manufacture your unique hat from this unique material.
The hat is going to be tight at the beginning, it follows your head shape and size by wearing.
It shrinks a few centimeters in circumference in dry warm conditions, it loses a few cm in humid conditions. Never forget, it is a natural mushroom.
This hat breathes, evaporates your head heat and sweat.
It is ultra-light.
It is not washable.
100 % handcrafted.
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