Intuition

Break-Ins and Intuition : Many years ago, in the fall of 2012, I came home from work to an unusual scene of my jewelry strewn across the floor all the way from my basement door into my bedroom as I walked inside. Instantly, I knew someone had been in my…

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Gun Reviews By Women – Smith & Wesson Shield EZ9 – Tisia

Smith & Wesson Gun Reviews – M&P Shield EZ 9 By, Tisia   Smith & Wesson M&P Shield EZ 9 Specifications Gun Manufacturer: Smith & Wesson Model: EZ Caliber: 9mm Ammunition Capacity:   10 Price: $500   Smith & Wesson M&P Shield EZ 9 Usage and Features Primary Use Concealed…

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Gun Reviews By Women – Sig Sauer P320C – Teresa

Sig Sauer Gun Reviews – P320 Nitron Compact By Teresa   Sig Sauer P320C Specifications Gun Manufacturer: Sig Sauer Model: P320 Nitron Compact (320C-9-B( Caliber: 9mm Barrel Length: 3.9 inches Ammunition Capacity:   15 Price:    $469.00   Sig Sauer P320C Usage and Features Primary Use Concealed Carry Are you…

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

Glock Gun Reviews – Smith & Wesson Shield EZ 380 By Kristen   Smith & Wesson Shield EZ Specifications Gun Manufacturer: Smith & Wesson Model: Shield EZ Caliber: 380 Ammunition Capacity:   7-8   Smith & Wesson Shield EZ Usage and Features Primary Use Concealed Carry Are you right or…

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Gun Reviews By Women – Glock 26 – Teresa

Glock Gun Reviews – Glock 26 (Gen 5) By Teresa   Glock 26 Specifications Gun Manufacturer: Glock Model: 26 (Gen 5) Caliber: 9 mm Barrel Length: 3.43 Inches Ammunition Capacity: 10/15/17/24 Price: $560.00   Glock 26 Usage and Specifications Primary Use Concealed Carry Are you right or left handed? Right…

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Gun Reviews By Women – Glock 42 – Cheryl

Glock Gun Reviews – Glock 42 By Cheryl   Specifications Gun Manufacturer: Glock Model: 42 Caliber: 380 Barrel Length: 3.25 inches Ammunition Capacity:   6+1 Price: 400$   Glock 42 Features and Usage Primary Use Concealed Carry Are you right or left handed? Right Handed What features does this gun…

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Woman Tricked, Friend Coordinates Burglary

The Story You've all heard the saying "Keep your friends close and your enemies closer", right? Well, in the case of this home invasion, a woman unknowingly literally did this. A woman left her home with a friend, leaving her three children behind, while her friend's accomplices robbed her home.…

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Woman Duct Taped in Home Invasion

The Story A woman was sitting in her kitchen working on some home projects. She was alone in her home of 25 years when she heard the door open. After being bound with duct tape and listening to her home being ransacked, she called the police. Woam Bound with Duct…

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After a Gym Attack, Woman Teaches Self-defense

The Story A woman was attacked in her apartment building gym. The gym is supposed to be a safe place to work out and focus on your physical health. What happens when someone tries to harm you? How do you fight back? This woman knew that she needed to defend…

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Elderly Couple Face Home Invasion

The Story A woman and her husband were getting ready for a potluck dinner with neighbors when their plans came to a screeching halt. The elderly couple was forced out of their home by a younger man and woman who wanted to lay claim to the elderly couple's home. Elderly…

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Stalking Leads to Multiple Murder

The Story Stories about stalking are hard to hear. The numerous attempts to contact the victim, unwanted visits and gifts, and threats are only the beginning. Stalking can end with verbal contact or physical harm, even murder. Podcaster Stalked and Murdered A woman and her husband we found shot in…

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Fake Online Delivery Leads to Robbery

The Story Online shopping has become almost essential to our lives. I don’t know anyone that doesn’t shop on the internet for clothes, beauty products, groceries, or furniture. It is so easy and convenient, why wouldn’t we shop online? Unfortunately, there are predators who will use this to their advantage.…

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Multiple Attacks at Bus Stop

The Story Multiple women have come forward after a man attacked them at a bus stop. At least three women told a tale of the same man attacking them after demanding money at gunpoint. These attacks not only happened on a public street, but they also happened during the day.…

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Man Wanted to Kill for the Thrill

The Story A man and woman meet at the gas station, strike up a conversation and exchange numbers. They decide later that day to meet up at the man's home. This sounds like the beginning of an adorable rom-com or a horror film. Unfortunately for the woman, her story is…

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Man Stalks and Stabs Woman

The Story There are always dangers out in the world and many of them show signs before any harm occurs. This was the case when a man stalked and stabbed a female grocery store clerk. Masked Intruder Stalked Woman Before Stabbing Her Police arrested a man after he stalked and…

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Attacks on Runners on the Rise – Tips

The Story Women are getting fed up with being scared. We should not have to worry about an attack when going about our lives as usual. We should be able to go out on the town, run errands, and just run in general without the threat of an attack. Unfortunately,…

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Shocking Attack in Quiet Neighborhood

The Story: A Shocking Attack in a Quiet Town An entire town is in shock after a seemingly unprecedented attack on a young woman in a quiet neighborhood. It was late at night and she was walking along a road in a well-known neighborhood. She, and other women in the…

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Woman Attacked While Security Stands By

 The Story A woman was walking into the subway station to board a train to see her daughter. She has traveled the same line many times between D.C. and NYC with no trouble. That is until last month when multiple men attached her as security guards did nothing. Woman Attacked…

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Roommate Stabs Woman Several Times

Woman Survives Multiple Stab Wounds Inflicted by Roommate A South Florida woman is grateful to be alive after she was stabbed several times allegedly by her roommate, who police arrested earlier this month for attempted murder. On Jan. 6, Dejon Harrison thought she was going to die. She was home with her…

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Should You Carry An Extra Magazine?

If you are looking for a quick answer to this question, the answer is yes! How can I answer that question so quickly and without an in-depth explanation? Read my full article to find out why.

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Ski Mask Home Invasion

The Story Who else loves meal prepping? I love it! It saves me so much time during the week and the process is just enjoyable. However, even when completing a task like this, you need to be on your toes. A woman was prepping her meals for the week when…

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Attack on Popular Hiking Trail

The Story Getting outdoors and into the open air is good for you. Everyone would agree, this is a fact. But what happens when you venture out into the wilderness and there is someone there that intends to do you harm? This is what happened to a woman walking along…

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Girl Uses Smart Device to Call for Help

The Story When your family is in danger they need to know what to do. If you find yourself in harm's way, do your children have a plan to get help? One little girl used her intelligence and quick thinking to help her family. After hearing an altercation taking place,…

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Gun Reviews by Women – Sig Sauer P239 – Kamelia

Sig Sauer P239 Gun Review By Kamelia   Specifications Gun Manufacturer: Sig Sauer Model: P239 Caliber: 9mm Barrel Length: 3.6" Ammunition Capacity: 8 Price: $350   Sig Sauer P239 Usage and Features Primary Use Home Defense Are you right or left handed? Right handed What features does this gun have…

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Self-defense Goes Too Far

Charges Filed After Self-defense Goes too Far A family faces charges after their self-defense tactics were more severe than the potential danger. SNELLVILLE, Ga. — Two Gwinnett County men are facing criminal charges because police say they went too far after a stranger tried to get into their home. The men…

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Woman Shot, Killed with Own Gun

The Story Preparing yourself for an altercation and self-defense is of utmost importance. You need to have your gun on you in case there are dangers that threaten you. A woman knew this and took this to heart. She was attacked in her home and had her gun on her,…

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Woman Shoots Intruder with Shovel

The Story The Well Armed Woman is dedicated to self-defense and our Second Amendment rights. There are so many that don't understand the importance of learning to protect ourselves and seeking education and training to make this possible. The following story is a perfect example of why our Second Amendment…

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Online Date Leads to Kidnapping

The Story There are times when people take risks and they pay off. You decide to take a chance and start a new career, move to a new city, or date someone exciting and new. However, there are times when taking a risk is dangerous. For example, you meet someone…

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The Well Armed Woman 2022 Survey!

This is an anonymous survey in which the data collected will help us to provide the very best products, content, and service we can for female gun owners. More importantly, it will help us guide and educate the firearms industry for women's needs and preferences. We will make them understand that women are here and not going anywhere!

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Woman Killed Knew She was in Danger

The Story When you know you are in danger you do something about it. Depending on the situation, you press charges, you file for a protective order, and you add security to your home. What happens when you take steps and it doesn't help? Unfortunately, this was the case with…

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Man in Garage Assaults Couple

The Story Knowing how to protect yourself sounds like an easy task. Don't put yourself in a bad situation, take precautions, and know your surroundings. These are all simple concepts. But what happens when you actually find yourself in a situation where self-defense is necessary? One man assaulted a woman…

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Holiday Crime Safety Tips

Holidays are a Time for Giving but Many Take Advantage We all want to think the best about people around the holidays. People are in a festive and giving mood during this time of year. Those in need receive extra help, organizations give more and more, and the number of…

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Car Stolen During Holiday Shopping

The Story The holiday shopping season is one of the most fun and exciting times of the year. You are thinking about your loved ones and finding the perfect gifts. Though many of us still use online shopping for many gifts, mall shopping is making a comeback. I, personally, hate…

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Man Attacks and Tries to Suffocate Woman with Bag

The Story Picture this scenario. You are walking home from work or an early dinner through your well-known, safe neighborhood. You notice a man has been walking the same path for the last few minutes. As you get closer and closer to home the man is still there but you…

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Woman Fights Back… with a Stick

The Story This is an older news article but I find it to be just as important today as it was when it happened. Unprovoked attacks seem to be on the rise and women are often victimized. When you are out in your community you should feel safe but prepared…

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Man Invades Home Through Window

The Story Knowing that there are dangers in the world is enough to get people to think about what would happen if. However, it is not often enough to get people to take the steps they need to prevent an attack. One woman was going about her day when a…

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Good Deed Leads to Death

The Story You often hear of people trying to pay it forward. Usually, people are trying to do good deeds to negate all the bad that we see in the world. We want to do and see good in our world for so many reasons. Most of the time these…

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Gun Reviews by Women – Ruger LC9- Katie

Ruger LC9 Gun Review By Katie   Specifications Gun Manufacturer: Ruger Model: LC9 Caliber: 9mm Barrel Length: 8cm Ammunition Capacity: 7+1, extended mags 10+1   Ruger LC9 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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Woman Threatened; “This is the Day You Die”

The Story You've heard similar stories. A person is walking home late at night, the same path they've walked a hundred times. Only this time is different. Someone is on the same path and wants to do the person harm. A woman was threatened and then assaulted after walking home…

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Gun Reviews by Women – Sig Sauer P365 – Karen

Sig Sauer P365 Gun Review By Karen   Specifications Gun Manufacturer: Sig Sauer Model: P365 Caliber: .380 Ammunition Capacity: 10-15 Price: $549.00   Sig Sauer P365 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 – Springfield XD Subcompact – Alisha

Springfield XD Subcompact Gun Review By Alisha   Specifications Gun Manufacturer: Springfield Armory Model: XD Subcompact Caliber: 9mm Barrel Length: 3” Ammunition Capacity: 10 Price: $599.00   Springfield Armory XD Subcompact Usage and Features Primary Use Concealed Carry Are you right or left handed? Left Handed What features does this…

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Gun Reviews by Women – S&W Victory 22 – Diana

S&W Victory 22 Gun Review By Diana   Specifications Gun Manufacturer: Smith and Wesson Model: Victory Caliber: .22 LR Barrel Length: 5.5 inches Ammunition Capacity: 10 Price: $490   S&W Victory 22 Usage and Features Primary Use Target Shooting Are you right or left handed? Right Handed What features does…

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Woman Awoken by Robbers

The Story There are so many dangers out there. People who want what you have. Others who want to harm you for their own pleasure. We have ways to protect ourselves out in the world but we also need to learn that this protection should also be used in our…

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Gun Reviews by Women – Springfield XDS Mod 2 – Jennifer

Springfield XDS Mod 2 Gun Review By Jennifer   Specifications Gun Manufacturer: Springfield Model: XDS Caliber: 9mm Barrel Length: 3.3 inches Ammunition Capacity: 7+1; 9+1 Price: $365.00   Springfield XDS Mod 2 Usage and Features Primary Use Concealed Carry Are you right or left handed? Ambidextrous What features does this…

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Woman Fends off Attacker with Knife

The Story A woman found herself in one of the scariest positions any of us could imagine. She was taking a nap in her home and woke up to a man on top of her threatening to harm her. What can you do in this situation? You fight back! With…

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Gun Reviews by Women – Taurus TX 22 – Jessie

Taurus TX 22 Gun Review By Jessie   Specifications Gun Manufacturer: Taurus Model: YX Caliber: .22 LR Barrel Length: 4 inches Ammunition Capacity: 16 Price: $400.00   Taurus TX 22 Usage and Features Primary Use Target Shooting Are you right or left handed? Right Handed What features does this gun…

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Gun Reviews by Women – Taurus C2- Sandra

Taurus C2 Gun Review By Sandra   Specifications Gun Manufacturer: Taurus Model: C2 Caliber: 9mm   Taurus C2 Usage and Features Primary Use Concealed Carry Are you right or left handed? Right Handed What features does this gun have that appealed to you? It fits my hand size well. The…

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Gun Reviews by Women – Taurus Tx22 – Jessie

Taurus Tx22 Gun Review By Jessie   Specifications Gun Manufacturer: Taurus Model: TX22 Caliber: 22lr Barrel Length: 4.10” Ammunition Capacity: 16 rounds Price: 300.00 Taurus TX22 Usage and Features Primary Use Target Shooting 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 – Springfield Hellcat – Jenifer

Springfield Hellcat Gun Review By Jenifer   Specifications Gun Manufacturer: Springfield Armory Model: Hellcat Caliber: 9 mm Ammunition Capacity: 11,13 & 15 Price: $540   Springfield Hellcat Usage and Features Primary Use Concealed Carry Are you right or left handed? Right-Handed What features does this gun have that appeal to…

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Gun Reviews by Women – Ruger LCR .38 – Mary

Ruger LCR .38 Gun Review By Mary   Specifications Gun Manufacturer: Ruger Model: LCR Caliber: .38 Ammunition Capacity: 5 Price: $579   Ruger LCR .38 Usage and Features Primary Use Concealed Carry Are you right or left handed? Right-Handed What features does this gun have that appeal to you? Lightweight,…

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How to Move Across the Country With Guns

You’re preparing to move to a new home and everything’s going well so far. You’ve found the right moving company and you know how you’re going to organize your boxes so that the move goes smoothly. There’s just one problem. You have a gun and a variety of related accessories.…

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How To Use Pepper Spray

Pepper spray is a very common self-defense tool among women, chances are you have it, are thinking about getting some or know someone who carries it. This article will go over the actual spraying of pepper spray and what to practice.

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Women and Long Guns – 2020 Survey Data

Have you ever thought about purchasing a long gun for home defense but you aren’t sure where to start? Thanks to all the amazing responses to The Well Armed Woman 2020 Survey, we have data that shows what long guns women purchased and which ones they used for home defense! This is a overview of the data gathered from the survey

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Most Popular Guns Women Carried in 2020

The Well Armed Woman conducts a survey every year to find out more information about women and the guns they own, for the first time ever we also gathered information about the most popular guns women carried in 2020! We know that it is important to know what guns have been purchased so we can best serve our customers. However, we also know that this is not the whole picture. Keep reading to see the top 10 guns women carried in 2020!

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Most Popular Guns Women Purchased in 2020

We have analyzed our survey data and found out the most popular guns women purchased in 2020! Before we get into the results, I want to thank the more than 5,000 women who answered our survey! This information is so important! Why? Because of your responses, we can not only show women looking for a new gun what other women have purchased and use, but this data is extremely helpful to the industry as they strive to understand and meet the needs of women gun owners.

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6 Tips to Making Your Own Shooting Targets

Making your own shooting targets is one the cheapest way to practice your shooting (and DIY) skills and it does not need to be difficult. Use these tips to make your own shooting targets without making a hole in your pocket. You can make different types of shooting targets by using recycled materials. You can also go a bit more for reusable ones. Regardless, you don’t need to spend a lot to make make them effective.

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The Well Armed Woman 2021 Survey!

This is an anonymous survey in which the data collected will help us to provide the very best products, content, and service we can for female gun owners. More importantly, it will help us guide and educate the firearms industry for women's needs and preferences. We will make them understand that women are here and not going anywhere!

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Storing Your Gun in Your Car

One of the challenges that comes with concealed carry is what to do with your gun when you are driving and when you find yourself at a location that does not permit the carrying of a firearm on their premises. Here are three great options.

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State Gun Law and Compliance Resources

Trying to understand state gun laws and compliance can be quite a hurdle. Not only do you have to be able to understand the legal jargon you have to be able to find the information! If you know where to look and have the resources you need, knowing the gun laws will be so much easier. Here are resources for some states that have more complicated gun laws that are likely to change.

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Twice in One Day

This is the story of the day I was ready to use my gun not just once, but twice. I live in California where the CCW process isn't a same-day process like some other states. The day I'm talking about happened in the middle of my going thru getting my…

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If I Wasn’t Carrying Concealed…

All at once from behind the truck bed came 2 Hispanic punks in black hoodies, one holding a gun.  He yelled," I want this truck! Give me the f...ing truck!" Strictly on instinct, I drew my puny 380 Ruger, turned and aimed my pistol at the brat aiming at me, and yelled, "I  don't think so!" This flattened the second guy up against the car beside me.  I yelled again saying GET OUT OF HERE!...NOW!"

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Following Me

I was coming home one night after dropping a friend off at her house, after I got out of town about 7 miles I noticed a car following me.

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Concealed Carry for Women of All Body Types

We all know that concealed carry can be difficult no matter what size or shape you may be. Because of all of your thoughtful responses, I was able to put together these common issues and tips for women of every shape and size.

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People Can Surprise You

We Went Hunting I was 18 years old and went deer hunting with my then-boyfriend. I had no idea he had taken acid. Well before the incident happened we stopped and rested so my rifle wasn't close to me. At that point in time, he was high. He then wanted…

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Introducing Friends and Family to Guns

Introducing your family and friends to guns is a dream many of us have! We want to share our passion for firearms and self-defense with anyone who will listen. With all of the turmoil and unrest in our country right now, this is the time many will become interested in gun ownership. So many new people are looking at guns and gun ownership in a new light due to current events. Even people who were previously against guns realize the importance of being able to protect themselves and naturally start thinking about their options.

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You Just Never Know

Going Fishing I was fishing in a couple of places by myself while my boyfriend was out to sea for a bit. He’s in the U.S. Navy. Ever since I got my CCP and my CCW I never thought I would really need it until this one day. I decided…

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Transitions Safety Tips

We are most vulnerable during transitions, which we experience hundreds of times a day. Find out how to protect yourself during these crucial moments.

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Situational Awareness and Masks – How to Stay Safe

There are some things occurring that are making our task of staying situationally aware more challenging. One of these is the heightened sensitivity of others in which the slightest "offenses", which today are almost impossible to define, can set someone off. In addition, wearing masks causes us to have less information available to read people. We can't see their faces to help us assess their intent or volatility. So how can you use situational awareness and wear a mask?

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Mistaken Identity

Parking lot attack Recently, I was pulling out of my apartment complex to pick up food for my roommate and me. As I was leaving this girl waved me down. She was about my age in her early twenties and seemed a little frazzled like she needed help .So, I…

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Situation in My Favor

Before I share my parking lot attack, some history. I have 5 kids and a disabled husband. My husband has always been a huge 2A advocate and carries everywhere he can. He had been mugged years ago after being out to eat with his friends at an establishment that didn't…

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The Mentality of a Gun Owner

I have always practiced situational awareness (something that family/friends always poked fun at me for doing) and at the age of 24, I was gifted my first gun from my then-boyfriend. I had practiced often with him and was always told never to pull your gun unless you intend to…

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Concealed Carry for Women: An Online Course

Concealed carry is just as easy as carrying your gun, right? Actually, it is so much more complicated! You have made the decision to move from being a gun owner to being a concealed carrier. This is a BIG DEAL. I can't tell you how excited I am about Concealed Carry for Women: An Online Course! There are so many things you need to know about concealed carry and I am here to help! This course will help you start your journey with a great base of knowledge and an idea of how to progress.

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Freedom

Freedom can mean so many things through the eyes of different people. I wanted to find out, what does freedom mean to you? Well, I got my answer!

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Concealed Carry Mindset

You have a gun and you know how to use it, so you're ready to carry concealed... right? Not unless you have a concealed carry mindset.

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Over 29 Minutes Later

I drew my gun and called 911. I did not want to shoot and begged 911 to get there quick so I wouldn’t have to, but I would do anything to protect my unborn daughter

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An Empowered Woman Is…

An empowered woman is a force to be reckoned with. You’ve heard this word “empowered” used a lot and you might wonder why it is such an important focus word for us here at The Well Armed Woman. So, let's take a deep dive into what it really means and what makes a woman empowered and what empowered women do.

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New Gun, Now What?

I know there is so much information out there that it can be very overwhelming. So, I have narrowed down what I believe are the next 7 steps you should take to become a knowledgeable, safe, and skilled Well Armed Woman. What is next for you on your journey toward your armed self-protection?

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The Options: Run, Hide, Fight

The first goal is to never find yourself in a situation where your life or that of someone you love is in danger. Preventing the need to utilize any of these responses should be part of our daily lifestyle. Perhaps we missed something, weren’t prepared properly, or made a wrong choice to find ourselves in a threatening situation. Being aware of our surroundings and taking the necessary preventative steps, such as keeping all lower level windows locked or choosing to take the well lit, more active street to our parked car, can prevent a self-defense situation from occurring.

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Holsters for Exercise and an Active Lifestyle

Finding a great holster for your active lifestyle doesn't have to be a challenge! I have compiled a list of what you should look for in an exercise holster and suggestions for holsters that work for exercising and an active lifestyle. A safe, reliable, comfortable holster is important to have for every activity level.

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Women and Guns Infographic 2019

I created an infographic that provides a great snapshot of who WE are. If you want to know more about women gun-owners and their behaviors in 2019, you're in luck! All of this great information is used to help improve and shape the firearms industry. Women have long been ignored and I am here to foster change and increase the perceived importance of women in the industry. We are mothers, wives, friends, grandmothers, and so much more. Every year I share the results of this survey with manufacturers and industry leaders to get you what you need!

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Holster Cant Simplified

Understanding holster cant can be simple! Know what positive, negative, and neutral cant mean AND get tips about how to find your perfect cant.

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Guns and Hand Limitations

Any physical challenges we may have will directly impact our ability to handle and shoot a gun safely and effectively. Knowing and understanding how to work with them is essential to finding the right gun that can give us the confidence we need. 

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Walk with Confidence

Walk with Confidence Many years ago I was walking at our local high school track on my lunch break. The track wasn't near the school and had to be entered through only one gate. Chain link surrounded the track with all other gates locked. A local homeless man entered the…

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“We Just Finished Some Target Practice”

During my early 20’s I lived alone in a nice little one-bedroom apartment. My neighbors were 4 men in their 30’s and 40’s. They were brought in from out of state to build the new shopping center down the road. In their first month of living there, these men had…

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Pocket Carry: 7 Tips and Considerations

Pocket carry isn't talked about much, in fact, it's rather neglected. Pocket carry is a good option when you do so safely. If you take the time to understand the advantages and disadvantages, you may find that this is a viable way to carry for you. Everyone is different but with the right gun, the right holster and the right clothing, pocket carry could be your new favorite option! Here are some tips and suggestions that to help you understand pocket carry a little more.

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GWG Concealed Carry Apparel

Recently, they released a new Concealed Carry Fashion line. You bet, I jumped on the fan bandwagon. We are all constantly struggling to find comfortable and fashionable ways to successfully live our lives as concealed carriers.

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It’s Not a Good Idea to Approach Me!

ButI had just started pistol shooting and joined a chapter of TWAW. The class that Saturday was about being aware of my surroundings and we got a keychain with white, yellow, orange, and red beads to engine us of the stages of awareness. We also practiced yelling things like “…

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“She Has a Gun”

It was about 1974 and I had just moved back to my hometown. I had rented a small red sports car and was pulled into a parking spot at a 7-11. I didn’t have a concealed carry permit but was allowed to have my pistol laying on my car seat

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Women & Guns: 2019 Survey Data Tells a Story

The results are in! The Well Armed Woman Annual 2019 Survey data is in, and boy does it tell an exciting story! More than five thousand of you submitted entries, thank you! The information you have provided not only helps me to meet your needs at The Well Armed Woman, but it also gives me reliable data to use as I work with leaders in the firearms industry to better understand their female consumers.

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TWAW Comfort Shield – Total Comfort

I think the key to carrying concealed every day and everywhere is comfort. The truth is, if we aren't comfortable we may not carry all of the time. We all are on the constant quest to find true concealed carry comfort. The Well Armed Woman now has the answer! How about a soft cushion in between all of this hard and all of our soft? Let me introduce you to the solution for truly comfortable IWB concealed carry: The TWAW Comfort Shield!

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TWAW Holsters for Men

It is no secret, we KNOW women! But did you know TWAW has holsters for Men also?! Here are a few great products that work for men!

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Holiday Outfits and Concealed Carry

Getting dressed when you carry a gun every day can be daunting. You ask yourself, "What will cover my gun?" "How can I wear this dress and my holster?" "Can I even carry in this outfit?" Holiday outfits and concealed carry often do not go together. However, I am here for you! I understand the frustration and I understand the need to carry concealed successfully. Let's look at some great outfit and holster options that you can wear to any formal or informal holiday affair!

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Debunking Two (More) Myths Of The Female Customer

The industry has progressed significantly in recent years, with some of the most prevalent myths about female gun owners debunked — you know, things like “women need and should carry a revolver” and “all women want pink guns.” Now, by and large, everyone reading this is “walking in the light;” if not, however, a quick search on Google will supply a plethora of educational resources for you to read and cast these myths aside.

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The Most Comfortable Belly Band

Finding the right holster can be a daunting task. You are going to have so many important questions. "Will it fit my body?" "Is it comfortable?" "Will my gun fit?" "I'm a lefty, will this work for me?" "What about when I change clothing styles... will I be able to change my carry position?" The Well Armed Woman's new Comfort Carry Belly Band will make you answer "YES!" to all of these questions!

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Never Afraid Again

The next day’s review of security cameras showed 2 young men had been wandering the property, looking in windows and trying to open doors. It was horrifying to watch them approach my camper.

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Driving Alone

I very calmly took my .357 out of the place I had it (I have a CCW) and put it on the passenger seat of my car. That was the last I saw of the truck.

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Speaker and Media Inquiries

Please use the form below to contact Carrie for speaker and media inquiries. Carrie Lightfoot is purpose-driven with the ambition and passion to create positive change. She is a savvy entrepreneur, mentor, author, speaker, and influencer. An authority and ambassador for women gun owners in the industry and in the…

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