Must-Have Fall Gear for the Outdoor Woman

Ahhh... when those Fall temperatures start to drop enough for me to get out my scarves and boots, I am one happy camper!  My favorite Colorado season brings with it breathtaking golden Aspen trees contrasting the evergreens, and ideal weather for outdoor adventures. It's also the perfect time to review your clothing and gear, and check out the new Fall lines from your favorite outdoor brands. Adding just a few key pieces that catch your fancy can breathe new life and functionality into your wardrobe.  I've been doing my research and a bit of sample testing, and here's the best of the best:  Must-Have Fall Gear for the Outdoor Woman. Womens Outdoor Gear for Fall Here's a quick overview of my awesome Fall women's outdoor gear picks - including info on sizing, fabric, best use, and where to find them.   Sunday Afternoons ~ Northwest Trucker Cap, $28 Sunday Afternoons focuses on one thing:  making hats.  And they're really good at it!  My tween daughter … [Read more...]

Ultimate Outlet ~ High Fashion, Great Savings

Online shopping can oftentimes makes our life much easier, especially as we approach the time of year when stores can get crowded and hectic.  Add to that a greatly increased selection, and sites that feature discount prices you likely could not find locally... and it's time to check out Ultimate Outlet, ladies. Ultimate Outlet - Brands & Prices Although I wasn't familiar with this upscale women's clothing retailer online store - I was familiar with the brands they feature:  Spiegel, Newport News, and ShapeFX. As a teenager growing up in a small, Midwestern town (population 12,000) - I can still recall how much I treasured those Newport News mail order catalogs!  Everything seemed so glamorous, plus they also offered fun staple pieces to bolster the more conservative wardrobe.  And to top it all off?  The prices were very affordable (even on my then babysitter-wages). Well, it looks like they've kept up that winning formula and are now making it available through Ultimate … [Read more...]