From Buffalo Bill, and Annie Oakley, to the Marlboro man, and the great country stars of today. Stetson is the signature profile of the wild west. Ask any Texan - It ain't a real cowboy hat unless its a Stetson. The classic western profile we all know and love is, chaps, boots with spurs, and the signature cowboy hat. That original hat is the Stetson. And it's still manufactured in it's founding home of Garland, Texas. Nearly a hundred and fifty years later the Stetson is still made with 100% fur and the same traditional felting techniques it started with.
In West Sussex, England, a small community has formed around a colony of bizarre houseboats. Using spare parts from old buses, missiles and planes, each boat has its own unique look and feel. Among the residents of the community is Hamish McKenzie. An imaginative houseboat renovator, he's incorporated his wacky and creative personality to create a truly spectacular home. From a microwave as a mailbox to the nose of a jumbo jet as a window, Hamish infuses glorious new life into discarded objects.