Becky Yackley reviews several of 5.11 Tactical’s new products, including bags and apparel, and explains how we are preppers – even if we don’t know it. She believes 5.11 offers functional, yet fashionable, ways to live an active lifestyle.
After many hunting and fishing seasons spent perched in a camp chair or on a bucket, Sharenda Birts decides to treat herself to a nice outdoor chair. She puts the CHAMA Pursuit Chair through the paces, and tells us her opinion of the product in this gear review.
Colleen Lindley, in her first guest post for The WON, gives her honest take on the Osprey Poco AG Plus “The Baby Backpack.” She’s put the pack through its paces, taking her daughter along in it when hiking, camping, backpacking and shed hunting.
There’s just something so satisfying about a good pair of boots. A pair that you don’t have to think twice about when you’re heading out the door on a given adventure, because you know they will serve you well in the field. So, where does one find such a pair of kicks? Gumleaf USA is […]
Covering the GTM/CZY-03 CCW Leather Duffel is an exciting opportunity because I’ve been longing to sink my teeth into it. At first glance, it’s obvious that this duffel is the fast-mover of the travel bag world, but the magic rests in its capitalization of classical utility. This bag isn’t boxed in to a particular niche […]
According to Glamour, Marie Claire and Harper’s Bazaar magazines, denim jackets are quite in style for 2019. Partnered with the right outfit, 5.11 Tactical’s Penelope jacket is a super trendy and functional addition to anyone’s wardrobe. Sponsored by 5.11 Tactical Available in sizes XS to XL, the Penelope comes in 3 colors. A denim light […]
Stylish, well designed and purposeful clothing is something many of us seek when shopping for a new piece to add to our wardrobes. Recently at The WON, we reviewed 5.11 Tactical’s Abby Tight and Penelope Jacket, 2 pieces you’ll surely want have hanging in your closet. Sponsored by 5.11 5.11 Abby Tight Are you into […]
Summer is often a time of travel. Whether traveling to a beach, visiting historic cities or just relaxing at a resort, the GTM 86 Cargo Tote is a great choice in concealed carry handbags. Sponsored by GTM As a mom and wife (even though my boys are both in their 20s) I still have the […]
Summer is upon us and one of the biggest hurdles to overcome as women is how to dress while carrying a firearm. While the styles are cute, you need to make sure your holster and the outfit work well together. I recently spent a day shopping for some perfect summer outfits and put together the […]
We live in an age where the industry is realizing that women who love the outdoors want not only function, but also fashion. When I look for clothes these days, they need to fit into my tactical/outdoor lifestyle. I conceal carry every day and need clothes that help me conceal year-round. Sponsored by 5.11 Tactical […]
There’s a daring concept at play here that can’t be overstated … and I like it. Before I received the GTM-155, I was taken aback by the willingness of Gun Tote’n’ Mamas (GTM Original) to upscale as classic an icon as the gentleman’s briefcase. Styles have ebbed and flowed, but the basic design of the […]
If you follow me, you know I run, and that I’m busy with traveling to the competitions my family takes part in. In response to the burgeoning popularity of leggings, aka tights, 5.11 Tactical debuted its Abby tight. Sponsored by 5.11 Tactical Abby Tight details: The length is really nice in the size 8 pair […]
A few years ago, I reviewed the Walther PPQ M2, and liked it. I’ve been carrying that firearm for a while now, especially in colder temperatures and under coats and jackets for concealed carry. Walther asked The WON to review its sub-compact version of this striker-fired pistol, the Walther PPQ SC, in the Law Enforcement […]
I recently purchased the Girls with Guns Clothing rain wear jacket and pants. Designed by the team of Jen O’Hara and Norissa Harman (founders of GWG Clothing), the set comes in a new camo pattern called “Shade,” which is subtle and attractive. I decided to put it to the test when Winter Storm Petra arrived […]