Tag Archives: shopping in steamboat springs

Spring Fashions

This is F.M. Light’s great-great-granddaughter Sarah Lockhart wearing all FM Light spring fashion attire and accessories. All photos by local photographer, Matt Eidt. Turquoise adds flare to any outfit! A pair of Levi’s and a good flannel will never go out of style. We’re loving the new rompers this season. Stop in and we’ll help […]

Felt or Straw?

“In a cowboy hat, you become a cowboy – walking a little taller and striding with confidence as others acknowledge the Western aura about you,” writes Jim Arndt in How to be a Cowboy. There are straw cowboy hats and felt cowboy hats and everything in between. But, when do you wear what? Here’s your […]

Employee of the Month – Janie Townes

  Where are you from? Steamboat Springs, CO How long have you worked at F.M Light? About a year and a half What is your favorite Steamboat activity? Fishing and women’s rugby What is your favorite section in the store? Boots – I like figuring out what different people like and what would be best […]

Lightning Riders from Ohio

Here are four kids from Ohio: Sydney, Jillian, Aidan and Avery. There are a couple things about these kids that we just love. First, they are wearing their cowboy and cowgirl hats. Second, they look so happy to be riding Lightning! Thirdly, they are from Ohio, where F.M. Light and his family was from originally. […]

Sidewalk Sale this Weekend! Up to 75% Off! | F.M. Light & Sons

Sidewalk Sale: March 22 – 24th This Friday, Saturday and Sunday: Great Savings at F.M. Light & Sons! 50% off all winter wear and footwear. Also, check out our 75% off rack! While we can’t guarantee that the sidewalk will be open (we did just get more snow), we can promise that we have great […]

$50 Off Old Gringo Boots – March 8-9th

Join us Friday, March 8 from 4-8 pm, and Saturday, March 9 from 10-6pm to see an exclusive collection of 75 new boot styles that you have never seen. Old Gringo is a trend-setting company. Their handcrafted, unique boots are works of art that you will treasure for a lifetime. Representative and expert boot fitter […]

A Western Wear Event: Old Gringo Trunk Show

What is a trunk show? Why did we start doing them with the Old Gringo boot company? Why should you attend? Instead of trying to explain (and since it’s way more fun), we’ll just show you this video with F.M. Light and Sons’ Del Lockhart and Old Gringo’s Buz Richmond. This interview took place on […]

Winter Carnival Celebrations at F.M. Light and Sons

F.M. Light & Sons is the best place to meet and watch the street events. Why? We are having a trunk show of your favorite brands: be fitted by experts all weekend starting on Friday, February 8th (Psst! We’re offering great discounts on Dan Post, Stetson and Scully!) There will be free hot chocolate and […]

Cathy and her Cowboy Boots

Here’s a photo of a very happy customer that we received. Here she is, posed with our horse Lightning outside F.M. Light and Sons:  Here’s what she has to say about her boots: “Traveling through Steamboat Springs in July, 2012. Had to stop at F.M. Light and Sons to purchase a pair of boots. Found […]

A Yellow Sign from F.M. Light and Sons | Western Wear in Steamboat Springs, Colorado

Have you seen our yellow and black signs? There are over 100 of them throughout the Colorado landscape on the way to Steamboat Springs, and they advertise anything from Levis, cowboy boots and hats, and any kind of western wear you can imagine (click here for more history of the signs). Our favorite thing is […]