Tag Archives: western wear in steamboat springs

Santa's Elves Wrap Gifts for Everyone at F.M. Light and Sons

December 1st, 2013 It has been confirmed: Santa’s Elves will sneak away from the workshop and travel to Steamboat Springs. They will be at F.M. Light and Sons to wrap every gift brought to them, regardless of where they were purchased. They will be in the store window, so stop by and say merry Christmas! […]

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 […]

History: Making a Stetson (a/k/a Birth of a Hat) Rare Film

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 […]

The Perfect Gift – The Sawbuck Vest

The Sawbuck Vest from Outback Trading Company – $79.99 This oilskin vest features a full zip  from with an inside storm flap to keep you warm against all kinds of weather. It has nubuck trimmed slash style pockets and top collar. A back-elastic insert, and extended back protects against the cold while bending or reaching. […]

Featured Brand: Scully Leather Jackets & Wah Maker

The Scully leather tradition began in 1906 in Napa, California with the manufacture of fine gloves and jackets. The product line expanded over the years to include leather flying helmets, luggage, briefcases, agendas, portfolios, wallets, handbags and personal leather goods.