America Made Matters Day 2016 | Feb. 2017

America Made Matters Day 2016

Eric Watson Master Hat Maker celebrates each year a congressional holiday known as American Made Matters Day on November 19th. Eric talks about the importance of this holiday, the meaning behind it and its relevance to our local community.

North Scottsdale Lifestyle Magazine (Feb. 2017)

Eric Watson Perfects The Art of Traditional Custom Hat Making

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When Indiana Jones first hit movie theaters back in 1981, he introduced archeology to a generation that has now become leaders in the field. For a kid in Ohio, however, he found his inspiration not just in the adventures of Dr. Jones, but also in his fedora, and with that, crafted a one-of-a-kind career in which he has few peers.

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Handcrafted America TV SHOW (INSP Network) | Nov. 2016

Watson’s Hat Shop seen on Inspirations Network

On November 25, 2016, Watson’s Hat Shop was one of the featured segments on “Handcrafted America,” an original program on the INSP (Inspirations) Network.  Here is the promo clip on Cowboy Hats.

City Sun Times, May 2016

Craftsmanship Of Yesteryear

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AZ BIG Media, March 2015

Vintage Hat Maker Puts A Lid On Childhood Dream

Eric Watson hat maker
ImagesAZ Magazine, December 2015

Watson's Hat Shop - Taking It From The Top (page 48)

Eric Watson - Watson's Hat Shop
Phoenix Magazine - September 2015

Eric Watson - Glad Hatter

Eric Watson for Phoenix Magazine
The List, ABC TV - October 2015

How to Find the Perfect Hat for Your Face Shape

Watson's hat shop customer
Best of the Valley 2015

Best of the Valley

Eric Watson with Hat Block Stretcher Machine
Scottsdale Modern Luxury

Eric Watson: Old Soul Hat Maker

Eric Watson for Luxury Magazine
PBS Arizona Horizons (Channel 8)

Arizona Artbeat: Custom Hat Maker

Eric Watson hat maker
Good Morning AZ (Channel 3)

Cave Creek Field Trip Day!

Good Morning Arizona-Field Trip Day
ABC 15 Feature Story

Nation's Youngest Hat Maker Works In Valley

Hat making for ABC15
azcentral.com Feature Story

Young Man Comes Hat in Hand to Cave Creek Shop

Hat making on AZCentral
ImagesAZ Magazine - April 2013

Taking It From The Top

ImagesAZ magazine - April 2013
Arizona Highways interview with Eric Watson
Watson's Hat Shop sets the stage for National Bank of Az Commercial
American Made Matters Day!

Eric Watson and Leah Andrus of the Bollman Hat Company

CBS Channel 5

A Passion for Making Hats

Watson's Hat Shop - Steam Table
12 News-EVB Live

Custom Hats Crafted in Cave Creek

Watson's Hat Shop for Channel 12
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