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Overland’s Pet Llamas

The Leahy Family, pioneers of the Overland Sheepskin Co.,consider a fleet of nearly 200 llamas to be their beloved pets. Approximately 15 years ago, Mea Lama (sister of co-owner Roger Leahy) attended an exotic animal auction a quarter of a mile west of the Overland headquarters in Fairfield, Iowa. With the intention ...

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A Buyer’s Guide: How to Find the Perfect Sheepskin Coat

One of life’s eternal dilemmas is how to dress for warmth in the winter without sacrificing style, as trendy coats are generally not designed to protect you in windy or freezing weather.

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LOOK BOOK: Shearling Sheepskin Coats – A Must-Have for Fall & Winter!

Shearling coats, jackets and capes ruled the runways during Fall Fashion Week 2010. Designers showcased luxe shearling with surprising frequency -- and we can't say we blame them!

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Raise Your Steins: Oktoberfest is Upon Us! Find Events Near Overland

Start saving room for brats and beer... Oktoberfest events are finally happening! Several cities with Overland stores are gearing up for their town celebrations: Yountville, CA; Lake Geneva, WI; and Jackson Hole, WY.

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Albuquerque Int’l Balloon Fiesta Starts Tomorrow!

Just one hour south of Overland's Santa Fe store, in Albuquerque, New Mexico, the world's largest ballooning event is running from October 2-10 -- don't miss it! Spectators and balloon enthusiasts from all around the globe come to Albuquerque once a year ...

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Make it an “Art-full” Autumn at the Taos Fall Arts Festival

From Sept. 24-Oct. 11, celebrate northern New Mexico's fine arts by attending the 36th annual Taos Fall Arts Festival! Featuring 3 weekends' worth of exhibitions of hundreds of Taos County artists, this Festival is not to be missed!

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LOOK BOOK: 5 Footwear Trends for Fall

During the Fall 2010 fashion shows, the runways came alive with all sorts of deliciously rich leathers, shearlings, and furs. It was enough to make a spring-and-summer-sundress girl actually look forward to cuddling up in cozy fall/winter wear! Designers showcased gorgeous footwear styles, from down-home western to city chic to equestrian-inspired ...

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Telluride Blues & Brews Festival, This Weekend!

Grab a fold-up chair, blanket, and your best music-and-beer-loving friends for a phenomenal festival in Telluride, Colorado, this weekend -- it's the 17th annual Telluride Blues & Brews Festival, Sept. 17-20! Enjoy performances by the legendary B.B. King, George ...

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Congrats to our July Drawing Winner!

Congratulations to Regan M. from Dallas, Texas, on winning our July $100 gift certificate drawing! Every month, a lucky Overland email subscriber wins $100 towards any Overland purchase, either online at Overland.com or in one of our 13 retail stores! Click here to sign up for ...

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Jackson Hole Weekend Art Events

Get ready to gallery hop this weekend in Jackson Hole, Wyoming! Two great events that will expand your artistic horizons and provide entertainment and inspiration for the whole family are opening this weekend: -The 26th Annual Fall Arts Festival, running Sept. 9-19, which is recognized ...

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LOOK BOOK: 4 Stylish Looks for Fall

Welcome to the LOOK BOOK, a new category of posts in which Overland stylists will offer ideas on how to combine individual pieces, tips on fashion trends, and more! Our first installment explores four very different -- and trés stylish -- looks for fall that can be paired with a ...

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Telluride Film Festival, This Weekend!

Get ready for one of the premier film events in the country -- the Telluride Film Festival, Sept. 3-6! Celebrating its 37th year, the 2010 Festival promises to entice and entertain with its world premieres (past years' premieres include Slumdog Millionaire, Juno, and Brokeback Mountain), seminars, receptions, and much more. When taking ...

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Shop Overland During Taos’s Autumn Run Car Show

Enjoy a "classic" side of Taos at this weekend's Autumn Run Car Show. This annual event, held Aug. 27-28 at Kit Carson Park, includes fun events for the whole family -- a street dance, poker run, bbq, games, and ...

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Native Arts Celebrated at the Santa Fe Indian Market

Explore Santa Fe's wealth of culture and artistic talent at this weekend's Indian Market, Aug. 21-22. From SWAIA's website: "Each August for the past eighty years, Santa Fe Indian Market has brought together the most gifted Native American artists from the U.S. with millions of visitors and collectors from ...

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Venetian Festival in Lake Geneva, Aug. 18-22

Looking for fun this weekend in Lake Geneva, Wisconsin? Don't miss the 48th annual Venetian Festival, a family-friendly carnival and more that's bound to entertain and delight! Featuring carnival rides, a craft fair, live entertainment and great food, the Venetian ...

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Congrats to our Strike-A-Pose Photo Contest Winner!

Many congrats to the winner of our Strike-A-Pose Facebook Photo Contest, Doug P. from Garland, Texas! Doug won by a margin of over 200 votes, easily securing the $250 Overland Gift Certificate prize with his ruggedly charming photograph. Shown here in his Country Gentleman Coat, Doug was thrilled to hear of his ...

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Congrats to our May Gift Certificate Winner!

A big congrats to Robert M. from Greenville, WI, for winning our May gift certificate drawing! Robert has received a $100 Overland gift certificate to use online at Overland.com or one of our retail locations. We asked Robert what he was planning on getting with his $100 prize, and ...

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Race for the Cure in Manchester, VT, on July 17!

Lace up your running shoes and stretch the ol' calves... the Vermont/New Hampshire Race for the Cure is tomorrow, July 17, in Manchester, VT! Do your part for ...

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Go Green in Wisconsin at EcoFair360!

Brush up on your "green" knowledge at this weekend's EcoFair360 in Elkhorn, Wisconsin! Want to make a difference but not sure how? The weekend includes all sorts of informative workshops and seminars to help you get your bearings in ...

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Exciting Events in Santa Fe this Weekend and Beyond!

Arts and cultural events abound this weekend in Santa Fe, New Mexico... which makes it a perfect weekend to stop by Santa Fe's Overland store for just the right apparel and accessories for your affairs! First off, there's the Santa Fe Opera, whose 53rd summer season runs July 2-Aug. 28. ...

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