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Sunday Trippin’:Ashley’s Headed Overland

Sunday Trippin’:Ashley’s Headed Overland

By Ashley                            On a sunny Sunday, sometime in May, I decided to leave the abode & hit the road. Not sure of who may come my way, it seems like I  spent all day, awaiting my ride.  Just as the Sun was [...]

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, [...]

Pilot’s Choice

Pilot’s Choice

“I know this may sound cliche, but my first word as a baby was ‘plane’,” Gabe told us as he tried on our Men’s B-3 Sheepskin Bomber Jacket. Gabe Hougher, a corporate pilot residing in Southern Iowa, came into the Overland Headquarters to test drive our bomber jackets. He has been flying since he was [...]

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

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.