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Pucci Gives Our Landon Leather Bomber Jacket Two Thumbs-Up!

Pucci Gives Our Landon Leather Bomber Jacket Two Thumbs-Up!

Out in Los Angeles, we caught up with our friend Lou Taylor Pucci, star of the newly released Evil Dead movie, pictured at left wearing Overland’s very own Landon Lambskin Leather Bomber Jacket. Pucci was born and raised in New Jersey and was headed home to see Evil Dead with his family and friends. The [...]

Overland’s First Taste of Fame

Overland’s First Taste of Fame

Jim Leahy, founder of Overland Sheepskin Co., got an early break for his new business  in 1975 when he was invited to the set of the western “Bite the Bullet,” which was being filmed nearby in Chama, New Mexico. The first Overland store was established in Taos, a little over 100 miles from Chama. The [...]

Pay It Forward

Pay It Forward

“It was bitter cold when I first moved to Iowa. I needed a warm, formal coat that went past my suit jacket—if it didn’t, I would have looked ridiculous, you know?” Steven Winn, co-owner of Seminar Crowds, Inc., says with a chuckle. Steven experienced his first Iowa winter in 1985 after moving from Santa Barbara, [...]

Awesome Media Coverage in Fairfield Ledger

Awesome Media Coverage in Fairfield Ledger

“Much like the elves in Santa’s workshop, the staff at Overland Sheepskin Co. spends most of the year preparing for the holiday season…” That was the opening line in a wonderful article that ran in the business section of The Fairfield Ledger, a newspaper here in Fairfield, Iowa late last month. December was such a [...]

Congrats to Amber K., Our Facebook Fan Contest Winner!

Congrats to Amber K., Our Facebook Fan Contest Winner!

We gave a shout-out back in December, and now it’s time for an official congratulations to Amber K., of Mohnton, PA! Late last month, she was the winner of our Facebook Fan Contest and scored a sweet $250 Overland Gift Certificate. When we asked her what she was planning on using her winnings toward, she [...]