Author: Art Andrews

Tom Hirt Ringo Hat has Arrived!

HURRAY!!!! Anyone who has been following this blog knows that I had a custom Ringo hat made by Spur Western Wear. While SWW did an amazing job replicating the hat, during the process I found out that Tom Hirt created

Here be DRAGONS!

Today, a wonderful and unexpected surprise fell into my lap! Island Girl wrote me out of the blue and sent me two AMAZING images, one which clearly shows the dragon on Ringo’s shirt! For me this is VERY exciting because

Ringo Clothing Myths

Having just come back from Wyatt Earp Days in Tombstone Arizona, I am confounded by a few myths that popped up repeatedly regarding Ringo’s costume.  I am going to tackle two of them here.  I won’t say much as pictures

Johnny Ringo Rig from Caravan West

Here is another article where I am going to be catching up on some events that happened almost 6 months ago that I have failed to get written for one reason or another…. Last fall I made a trip to

Charlie Prince Hat Available at Baron Hats

Baron Hats, who made the hats for 3:10 to Yuma now have a copy of Charlie Prince’s hat available for purchase. They are calling it “The Trigger man” and their prices are as follows: $510 for a 100% Western Weight

Will Ghormley’s Jesse James and Charlie Prince Rigs

I had forgotten to add that a little while back I found Will Ghormley’s website and discovered he made both Jesse James’ and Charlie Prince’s rigs for the movie The Assassination of Jesse James and 3:10 to Yuma. The content

Island Girl Clothes #2

Well, I indeed was able to get in touch with Lhanie, aka Island Girl. Unfortunately Lhanie didn’t have a tremendous amount of information, but she was more than willing to share what info she did have. Below are select quotes

Hats, Hats, and More Tombstone Hats

Thanks to Dave Livingston, I now know that Tom Hirt made the hats for most of the cast of Tombstone. I talked with Tom and he is incredibly nice and down to earth. He explained that most of the hats

Hat Progress #2

My first hat came in yesterday from Spur Western Wear! Overall I am very impressed! For only having pics to work with, they were able to capture the essence of Ringo’s look! As always, Sonja has been nothing but a


While this site was initially intended to be solely for my Ringo costume, I am expanding it to include info for two other costumes I plan to recreate: Charlie Prince from 3:10 to Yuma and Jesse James from The Assassination