Indigenous bamboo hat, known as Belo is a bamboo made hat abundantly made in Kheng, Zhemgang region of Bhutan. This hats are strong and light. It is UV protectant and it absorbs heat and moisture, adjusting the temperature of our skin. Bamboo hats are soft and gentle on skin and doesn’t cause irritation on the scalp. This bamboo hats can be worn throughout the year since it’s suitable at all season and it doesn’t easily ware out.
Bamboo hats are durable and eco-friendly. It is easily available in our locality and we can make great use of our natural resources. Belo is used also at rain. We can also use it as a mini fan during hot sunny days. Belo is often used as home décor since it is unique and colorful.