#NotMe Day Reflections

.WOW! Just WOW! I know that doesn’t sound very sophisticated, but it’s all that could come out of my mouth as I watched hundreds if not thousands of women all across this country participate in #NotMe Day on Saturday, June 1st. Photos and stories flooded social media. As women came…

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Bring the Heat This Summer, June 2019 Giveaway!

The June 2019 Giveaway is sure to bring the heat this summer! First, we are giving away a Ruger LC9s A giveaway you don't want to miss. This is an awesome gun! It allows you to carry the power of a 9mm in a very streamlined, lightweight, small and concealable…

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Personal Style and Concealed Carry

Concealed carry is not just about carrying a gun. Most of you already know this, but it still needs to be said. When you carry a gun every day, you need to really be aware of your surroundings and your Every Day Carry (EDC). How do you go from life…

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Dating and Your Gun

Dating and concealed carry, not typically talked about but definitely a vaild topic to discuss! Do you tell them you are carrying? Find out here!

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#NotMe Day – Press Release

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE #NotMe Day June 1st, 2019 Women across the country will unite to show they are “empowered self-protectors”  and refuse to be victims.   (SCOTTSDALE, Ariz.) – May 13, 2019 –  The Well Armed Woman Shooting Chapters invites women all across the country to head to a local shooting range…

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Submit Your Gun Review

The Well Armed Woman Gun Review Submission Page   Do you have a gun you love? Don't love? Tell us about it!! Let's face it, we love reviews. We would love for you to submit your gun review. When you are purchasing anything, don't you go straight for the review…

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Concealed Carry Summer Fashion

Summer concealed carry fashion tends to be more difficult to deal with as the days get warmer and the clothes get smaller. You need to become strategic in the clothes that you wear. You don't have to sacrifice style for function, read these tips and I promise you will find it easier to carry this summer.

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Best Concealed Carry Purses This Season

Trying to find the best concealed carry purse can be difficult! You have so much to think about. Is the purse going to safely conceal your gun? Will you be able to use the purse every day? Are you going to be able to draw your gun from this purse…

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Gun Reviews By Women -CZ P-10C – Holly

CZ P-10C Gun Review By Holly CZ CZ P-10C Specifications Gun Manufacturer: CZ Model: P-10C Caliber: 9mm Barrel Length: 4.02 Ammunition Capacity: 15+1 Price: $499 Compact Usage and Features Primary Use       Home Defense Are You Right or Left Handed?  Right What features does this gun have that appealed to you?              I…

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Gun Reviews By Women – Kimber Micro 9 – by Brenda

Gun Review on the Kimber Micro 9 By, Brenda   Kimber Micro 9 Specifications Gun Manufacturer: Kimber Model: Micro 9 Caliber: 9mm Barrel Length: 3.5inches Ammunition Capacity:   7+1 Price: $650 Usage and Features Primary Use Concealed Carry Are you right or left handed? Right Handed What features does this…

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Gun Reviews By Women – Springfield 911 380 – Jessie

Gun Reviews By Women – Springfield 911 review 380 – Jessie Springfield 911 380 Specifications Gun Manufacturer Springfield Armory Model 911 Caliber .380 Usage and Specifications Primary Use Concealed Carry Are you right or left handed? Right Handed What features does this gun have that appealed to you? The sights…

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Trigger Discipline for Woman

Trigger Discipline for Woman Contributed by Chase from outdoormethods.com   Whether you are a civilian, police officer, or in the military, if you plan on carrying a gun the first thing you must be taught is firearm safety. This includes being instructed on proper trigger discipline.  Trigger discipline eliminates a…

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Gun Reviews By Women – Bond Arms Snake Slayer – Cindy

Bond Arms Snake Slayer Gun Review By Cindy   Bond Arms Snake Slayer Specifications Gun Manufacturer: Bond Model: Snake slayer Caliber: 45/410 Usage and Features Primary Use       Concealed Carry Are You Right or Left Handed?  Right Tell us about shooting this gun. Nice, not bad. How does it fit your…

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Gun Reviews By Women – Ruger SP101 by Sharalee

Ruger SP101 Specifications Gun Manufacturer Ruger Model SP101 Caliber .357, .38 Barrel Length 2 inch Ammunition Capacity 5 rounds Price $450-$500 Ruger SP101 Use Primary Use Concealed Carry Are you right or left handed? Right Handed What features does this gun have that appealed to you? Its small, and can…

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Gun Reviews By Women – Ruger LCR 38 by Sabrina

Ruger LCR .38 Specifications Gun Manufacturer Ruger Model LCR Caliber .38 Barrel Length 2” Ammunition Capacity 5 Price $700 Ruger LCR .38 Specifications Primary Use Concealed Carry Are you right or left handed? Right Handed What features does this gun have that appealed to you? Originally because it was a…

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Gun Reviews By Women – Beretta-Wilson Combat 92G Tactical – by Julia

Beretta-Wilson Combat 92G Tactical Specifications Gun Manufacturer Beretta - Wilson Combat Model 92G Centurion Tactical Caliber 9 mm Barrel Length 4.3" Ammunition Capacity 17, 18, 20 rds (10 where required by law) Price $1179 Beretta-Wilson Combat 92G Tactical Usage Primary Use Home Defense Are you right or left handed? Right…

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Gun Reviews By Women – Springfield Armory 911 380 – By Gloria

Springfield 911 380 Gun Review Springfield 911 380 Specifications Gun Manufacturer Springfield Model 911 Caliber .380 Barrel Length  2.75 Ammunition Capacity 6+1/7+1 Springfield 911 380 Usage and Specifications Primary Use Concealed Carry Are you right or left handed? Right Handed What features does this gun have that appealed to you?…

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How a Revolver Works

To best understand how a gun works,  let's take a look at the two types of handguns separately. They each work differently and each have advantages and disadvantages. In this article, we will look at the Revolver. Click here to learn how a Semi-Automatic pistol woks. The Revolver Revolvers have…

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Making The Decision: Part 1 – Do I Need a Gun?

Do I Need a Gun? So, where do you even start to answer the question, “do I need a gun?” You know you want to stay safe, protect your loved ones, and maybe, most of all, not let yourself become a victim. So, do you just go out and get…

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Making the Decision: Part 2 – What do I Need To Know?

What do I Need To Know? What you need to know before totally jumping in and buying your first gun? Well everything of course! But seriously, there are a few things to think about along with the previous questions of  “Do I need a gun” and “Can I use a…

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Perfect Products for Patriotic Pets

I LOVE pets and I LOVE my country! Of course, I want to find a way to combine two of my passions! Being a pet owner, or pet mom, is so fun and rewarding. I want to dress my pup in the best patriotic collar around, I want him to…

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Smith & Wesson 380 EZ – A 3 in 1 Women’s Gun Review

Smith & Wesson 380 EZ - A "3 in 1" Women's Gun Review   I’m so excited about this review of the Smith and Wesson M&P EZ Shield .380. Why? I have three reasons. First, I think this gun brings something to the women’s market that really serves the needs…

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Fun Gun Products You’ll Want Right Now

Let's have some (safe) fun with guns! I searched and searched for interesting, unique and fun gun products to share with other gun enthusiasts who are looking for exciting conversation starters that are practical! 1. This doormat that will tell anyone coming to your door that you are a 2A supporter…

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Gun Reviews By Women – Ruger SP101 – Sharalee

Ruger SP101 Gun Review By Sharalee   Specifications Gun Manufacturer: Ruger Model: SP101 Caliber: .357, .38 Barrel Length: 2 inches Ammunition Capacity: 5 rounds Price: $450-$500   Ruger SP101 Usage and Features Primary Use Concealed Carry Are you right or left handed? Right Handed What features does this gun have…

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Gun Reviews By Women – Ruger LCR- Sabrina

Ruger LCR Gun Review By Sabrina   Specifications Gun Manufacturer: Ruger Model: LCR Caliber: .38 Barrel Length: 2” Ammunition Capacity: 5 Price: $700   Ruger LCR Usage and Features Primary Use Concealed Carry Are you right or left handed? Right Handed What features does this gun have that appealed to…

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Gun Reviews By Women – Ruger SP101 – Brenda

Ruger SP101 Gun Review By Brenda   Specifications Gun Manufacturer: Ruger Model: SP101 Caliber: .357 Barrel Length: 2 1/4" Ammunition Capacity: 5 Price: $630.00   Usage and Features Primary Use Home Defense Are you right or left handed? Left Handed What features does this gun have that appealed to you?…

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Gun Reviews By Women – Glock 26 – Jenifer

Glock 26 Gun Review By Jenifer   Specifications Gun Manufacturer: Glock Model: 26 Barrel Length: 3.43” Caliber: 9mm Ammunition Capacity: 10+1 Cost: Approximately $550   Glock 26 Usage and Features Primary Use Concealed Carry Are you right or left handed? Right Handed What features does this gun have that appealed…

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Home Decor for Patriotic Gun Lovers

Home Decor for the Patriotic Gun-lover in You If you're anything like me, gun ownership is not just a part of your life, it's a lifestyle! Showing our patriotism and support for the Second Amendment is so important that sometimes we forget to have some fun with it. I was…

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The Handgun Caliber Comparison Chart and Guide

One of the least understood topics for pistols is what caliber really means. As a result, we made a handgun caliber comparison chart, and guide that faces this cartridge-related issue head-on. What Does Caliber Actually Mean? At its most basic definition for guns, caliber refers to the diameter of the…

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Gun Reviews By Women – Kimber Micro 9 – Jessica

Gun Review on the Kimber Micro 9 By, Jessica   Specifications Gun Manufacturer: Kimber Model: Micro 9 Caliber: 9mm Barrel Length: 3.15inches Ammunition Capacity:   7+1 Price: $600   Kimber Micro 9 Usage and Features Primary Use Concealed Carry Are you right or left handed? Right Handed What features does…

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Gun Reviews By Women – Smith and Wesson Shield EZ – Judy

  Smith and Wesson Shield EZ Gun Review By Judy   Specifications Gun Manufacturer: Smith & Wesson Model: EZ Caliber: 380 Ammunition Capacity: Mag holds 8 Price: $369 which included a vault, cable lock, extra mag   Smith and Wesson Shield EZ Usage and Features Primary Use Concealed Carry Are…

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Gun Reviews By Women – Smith and Wesson Shield EZ – Sharon

Smith and Wesson Shield EZ Gun Review By Sharon   Specifications Gun Manufacturer: Smith & Wesson Model: M&P 380 SHIELD EZ Caliber: 380 Auto Barrel Length: 3" Ammunition Capacity:   8 Price: $389   Smith and Wesson Shield EZ Usage and Features Primary Use Home Defense Are you right or left…

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Top Concealed Carry Holsters For Women – 2018

The data is in! Here are the top concealed carry holsters for women - 2018.  Once again, you deserve a standing ovation! The Well Armed Woman 2018 annual survey and 2018 holster sales gave us a lot of interesting data, and it shows that the majority of women are carrying…

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Tips For Shooting In Cold Weather

Here are some tips for shooting in cold weather. When it comes to winter and heading out to the range in frigid temperatures, it’s important to understand how cold temperatures affect your body, and therefore your shooting ability. Our Brain Physiologically, when our body temperature starts to fall, our brain…

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Eye Protection That Makes the Cut

Eye Protection That Makes the Cut Eye protection is so important when you are on the range. Spent casings, debris, a ricochet or other environmental debris can fly at your eyes. For that reason, you MUST protect them! Over the years, I have tried a lot of styles but only a…

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Gun Reviews By Women – Bond Arms Snake Slayer – Cindy

Gun Review Bond Arms Snake Slayer  By Cindy   Specifications Gun Manufacturer: Bond Arms Model: Snake slayer Caliber: 45/410   Bond Arms Snake Slayer Usage and Features Primary Use       Concealed Carry Are You Right or Left Handed?  Right Tell us about shooting this gun. Nice, not bad. How does it fit…

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The Corset Holster – Is It Really Comfortable?

Recently we added a corset holster for sale in The Well Armed Woman Store. We get a lot of questions about them so I thought it would be helpful to share my thoughts. Comfortable and Shaping First, this corset holster is so soft! It is a silky material, yet it…

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Gun Reviews By Women – H&K VP9 – By Lee Ann

H&K VP9 Gun Review By Lee Ann Specifications Gun Manufacturer: H&K Model: VP9 Caliber: 9mm Barrel Length:4.09” Ammunition Capacity: 15 plus 1 Price: Average around $600   H&K VP9 Usage and Features Primary Use Competition Are you right or left handed? Right Handed What features does this gun have that…

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The Top 10 Most Popular Guns For Women – 2018

It’s that time of year again when I get to dig into the data from our annual survey and present the Top 10 Most Popular Guns For Women in 2018! Thank you to all who took the time to participate! Getting to see your preferences numerically provides such  valuable information…

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Surprising New Data on the Female Gun Owner

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE The Well Armed Woman Releases Surprising New Data on the Female Gun Owner Powerful insights into the female demographic (SCOTTSDALE, Ariz.) – February 1, 2019–  The Well Armed Woman, the nation’s largest resource and social media community of women gun owners, releases new data on the mysterious…

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Gun Reviews By Women – Smith & Wesson Shield Ez – By Michelle

Smith & Wesson Shield EZ Gun Review By Michelle   Smith & Wesson Shield EZ Specifications  Gun Manufacturer: Smith and Wesson Model: Shield Ez Caliber: .380 Barrel Length: 3.5 Ammunition Capacity: 8 Price: 350   Smith & Wesson Shield EZ Usage and Features Primary Use Concealed Carry Are you right…

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Gun Reviews By Women – Smith & Wesson Shield EZ – By Diana

Smith & Wesson Shield EZ Gun Review By Diana   Smith & Wesson Shield EZ Specifications Gun Manufacturer Smith and Wesson Model M&P 380 Shield EZ with a thumb safety Caliber 380 auto Barrel Length 3.675 Ammunition Capacity 8+1 Price 400   Smith & Wesson Shield EZ Usage and Features…

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Gun Reviews By Women – Glock 42 – By Crystal

Glock 42 Gun Review By Crystal   Glock 42 Specifications Gun Manufacturer: Glock Model: 42 Caliber: .380   Glock 42 Usage and Features Primary Use Home Defense What features does this gun have that appealed to you? It's small and not overwhelming for those leery of owning guns. Tell us about shooting this…

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Gun Reviews by Women – Sig P938 – By Maryann

Sig P938 Gun Review By Maryann Check out the Top 10 Most Popular Guns for Women Sig P938 Specifications  Gun Manufacturer: Sig Sauger Model: P938 Caliber: 9 mm Barrel Length: 3.0 in Ammunition Capacity: 7 + 1 Price: Around $700.00   Sig P938 Usage and Features Primary Use Concealed Carry…

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Do You Have A Dominant Eye – Does It Matter?

We all learn from an early age which one of our hands we prefer to use, our right or left. However, many people are unaware that they also have a preferred eye, a dominant eye, which is the one that works harder at sending the images to the brain. Although…

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Red Flag Laws – What Are They and What Do They Do?

Emergency Risk Protection Orders (ERPOs) also known as Red Flag Laws now exist in 13 states with more in the works.  By now I’m sure you have heard of them and perhaps are somewhat aware of what that phrase means. However, do you know how they can affect you and…

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Was My Phone Listening To Me?

A few weeks ago, my husband and I decided we needed a little time away from the office so we got in the car and headed north into the mountains. I safely packed my computer out of reach in the back and I placed my cell phone in the cup…

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Is Your Phone Listening To You?

This content provided by EIC of Gun News Daily, Chris Browning 43 DEGREES NORTH You are not alone if you think your phone is listening to you. This is a feeling that many have, and it’s not without reason. Lots of smartphone users have reported that even when they are…

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How To Dress For Concealed Carry – Photos & Tips

How to Dress for Concealed Carry - Photos & Tips! The Struggle is Real! Dressing for concealed carry is a daily challenge for all of us. We all know how frustrating it can be to find comfortable & fashionable concealed carry outfits that look great and conceal our firearms. That…

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The Obsession That Saved My Life

The Obsession That Saved My Life A survival story submitted by Wanda July 2016 something came over me and I decided I wanted a gun. I had been seeing too many home invasion stories on the news. That's what urged me to go buy one. I just couldn't imagine sitting in…

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TWAW Shooting Chapters Launch Instructional Standards & Development Program

U.S.A. –-(Ammoland.com)- The Well Armed Woman Shooting Chapters leadership has completed the development of the TWAW Shooting Chapters Instructional Standards and Development (ISD) Program. The program supports the volunteer chapter leaders in their efforts to continually improve as instructors and educators for The Well Armed Woman Shooting Chapter membership. Implementing techniques and…

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15 Forgotten Benefits of Shooting – Infographic

There are some real benefits of shooting. As a Well Armed Woman, you know that the significant benefit of owning and training with a firearm is that it can save our lives, right? In fact, that is the driving reason most women buy a gun and learn to shoot. We…

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Kalbfus Rod & Gun welcomes the Warren Well Armed Woman

Kalbfus Rod & Gun welcomes the Warren Well Armed Woman by LORRI DRUMM Staff Reporter from the Times Observer   More than 30 women of all ages, skill levels and a wide variety of motivations, gathered together on Saturday not just to learn how to be well-armed but equally as…

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Carrie Lightfoot: A House Divided Cannot Stand – NRA TV

Carrie Lightfoot: A House Divided Cannot Stand An Interview on Cam & CO   Abraham Lincoln famously said, "A house divided against itself cannot stand." The Well Armed Woman founder Carrie Lightfoot says division in the Second Amendment community isn't something that's happening spontaneously. Specifically, it is a divide and conquer…

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Meet Trailblazer Carrie Lightfoot

Meet Trailblazer Carrie Lightfoot Published by Voyage Pheonix Oct 25, 2018   Today we’d like to introduce you to Carrie Lightfoot. Thanks for sharing your story with us Carrie. So, let’s start at the beginning and we can move on from there. I came to my life with firearms late…

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Advantages of a Stun Gun for Women

Stun guns are currently one of the most popular defensive tools around, especially among women. While stun guns don’t have all the same advantages as a true firearm, like range and the ability to completely incapacitate your attacker, guns aren’t always accessible and they can’t be carried in as many…

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