“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 […]
This year we have Darel Kesner of Dan Post Boots, Craig Anderson of Stetson and Dave Morgan of Scully Leather joining us in-store to help you find the perfect pair of boots and cowboy hat. The Western Industry is their love and passion: Combined, they have over 80 years of experience in the western business, and have traveled […]
A Stetson Cowboy Hat from F.M. Light and Sons We received a photo from a customer the other day. This here is Mel Birch, and he visited our store and bought a Stetson cowboy hat from F.M. Light and Sons. He was so inspired he wrote a song (listen to his song here).
To celebrate this special Winter Carnival in Steamboat Springs (it’s the 100th anniversary!), we’re bringing in our favorite brands for a western wear trunk show and offering a great discount. $20 off any Dan Post boots, $20 off Billy Kidd Stetsons, $5 off all Scully shirts from Friday, February 8th through Sunday the 10th.
This video from Stetson has some great advice: Our favorite piece of advice is to wear your hat like you own it. Hats are a statement, and should be proud to wear one! Don’t let it wear you – be comfortable. If you have any questions, or you are interested in finding the perfect cowboy […]
Learn how a Stetson hat is made from a silent-era film! This footage (from 1935) was found by this YouTube user on eBay. It is almost identical to a c. 1920’s film called “Birth of a Hat.“ It shows the creation of a Stetson hat, and gives us a view of a factory! What a […]
Each week, Stetson hosts a band that they think has something great to share. The bands come from all genres, and celebrate music that offers something new and interesting. We love their picks, and thought we’d share this one with you: The Adam Craig Band. This upbeat song will get your feet dancin’! Enjoy, ’cause […]
We love Stetson hats. Apparently, so do the costume designers on Broadway. One of the reasons we think Stetson is great is their commitment to tradition, and their long history. The costume designers for the revival of Evita on Broadway were happy to discover Stetson’s great vintage style. But, I’m telling the story instead of […]