Tag Archives: cowboy clothing

Rodeo Queen and Court will Wrap Christmas Gifts

We have a royal announcement to make: On December 15th and 16th, the Rodeo Queen and her court will be in the F.M. Light and Sons window. They are offering their services and Christmas present wrappers. Here’s the best part: They will wrap any gift you bring in, regardless of where it came from. Stop […]

The Making of a Stetson Cowboy Hat

Stetson has been making legendary hats since 1865. That’s a long time; they have it down to a science. Wouldn’t we all like to know about the process? Wouldn’t it be great to see how they do it? Why, now we can! Watch this video that gives us an inside look inside the factory where […]

Johnson & Held Buckles – Feature in Cowboys & Indians Magazine

A brand we carry here at F.M. Light and Sons was featured in the latest issue of Cowboys & Indians Magazine. We’re huge fans of Johnson and Held; they create absolutely stunning buckles that are handmade using many different types of precious stones inlaid in metal (learn more about Johnson and Held). Pictured here is […]

F.M. Light and Sons Weather Phone Line

Did you know that you can check the weather easily using our phone line? Simply call the number below, and you’ll get an update on the weather in Steamboat Springs, CO. Compliments of F.M. Light and Sons!

Cowboys & Indians Photo Shoot

Who doesn’t love a look behind-the-scenes? We’re a fan of being in the know. So we figured you would be, too. Cowboys & Indians Magazine gave us a sneak preview of their fall fashion photo shoot. It’s full of cowboy hats, turquoise jewelry, broom skirts, leather, gorgeous cowboy boots and glamorous cowboys and cowgirls. All […]

History of F.M. Light and Sons | Old Newspaper Ad

We have been in business for 107 years and counting. That’s a long time, so we have a lot of history to sift through. This newspaper ad was published in the Routt County Sentinel of Steamboat Springs on Friday, March 31, 1911, and appeared on page 4. Back then, we sold suits instead of jeans […]

Two Cowboys Vs. Skidboot the Dog: Who is Smarter?

This is Skidboot the dog and his owner, David Hartwig. We know this is an old video, but we think it’s a classic, so we thought we’d share it. And, it’s the weekend you’ve got to enjoy it with some laughter!

John B. Stetson: The Master Hatter

When you think of a cowboy hat, one brand comes to mind. Every cowboy needs a Stetson hat. But where did the name come from, and how did it become so iconic? It all began in 1865. A man named John B. Stetson rented a room for $100, bought tools and $10 worth of fur, […]

Ryan Michael

“At Ryan Michael, we’re not the first to create clothing inspired by the west. We’ve embraced its bold, independent spirit and followed our own path in creating a brand providing unincorporated men and women with a look that reflects the romance and complex sophistication of this uniquely American lifestyle. For us it starts with our […]