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Employee of the Month – Amy Thorne

Where are you from? I grew up in Steamboat Springs, CO. I’ve been on the East Coast for the last 10 years and just moved back in June. How long have you worked at F.M Light? About a two and a half months What is your favorite Steamboat activity? Hanging out on or by the […]

A Visit to F.M. Light & Sons – Western Wear from a Photographers' Perspective

We love it when people enjoy our store. We work hard to make F.M. Light and Sons a fun place to be – a place where folks can relax and step back into a different way of life. A place where you’re sure to receive a smile, smell rich leather and denim mixing into a […]

A Visit to F.M. Light and Sons: Cowboy Boots, Western Wear and Cowboy Hats

We received an email from a customer named Merrie who visited our store in January. The email included pictures from her family’s stop at our store. We love the photos so much, and we think you will, too! The pictures captures the fun of Steamboat and our store perfectly. Thank you so much for sharing […]

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 […]

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 […]

New Lightning Rider – Sequoia

Meet Sequoia, or newest Lightning Rider!   She traveled all the way from Winter Park, Florida! It looks like she made it just in time the for snow. Thank you so much for sharing your picture. We love to see visitors having a good time with Lightning. Happy December, and yeehaw! Would you like to […]

Big News for F.M. Light: a Change in Ownership

We have a big announcement to make: F.M. Light and Sons has a new owner. Don’t worry, it’s still in the family; Lindsay Dillenbeck represents the 5th generation to own the store!  She and her husband, Chris, assumed ownership of the store from her father, Ty, in September. The Steamboat Pilot and Today wrote an […]

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 […]

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. […]