Archive | CCW For Women

Here’s where you’ll find everything you need to know about concealed carry for women. From finding the right gun and gear, to getting the right training, to concealed carry techniques, we’ll address the issues facing ladies who CCW

5 Best Workouts For Concealed Carriers

5 Best Workouts For Concealed Carriers

When we think about concealed carry defensive gun use situations, we often forget the various muscles that are needed in order to successfully navigate the scenario. Your heart is essential, obviously, but you also need a great deal of core strength. Core strength refers to the system of muscles lying below the "show" muscles that…

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CCW Applications Soar Among Women in Washington State

CCW Applications Soar Among Women in Washington State

Record numbers of women are applying for concealed carry permits in the state of Washington. From the beginning of 2013 through the end of April, the population of female CCW holders has increased 62%.  Women now comprise over a quarter of the 535,596 Washington residents with CCW permits. In a state marked by an intense…

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Women Drops Purse, Gun Goes Off, Grazes 2 Year Old

Woman Drops Purse, Gun Goes Off, Grazes 2 Year Old

[PSA] Women may not have as many carry options as men do but PLEASE, do not carry a loaded firearm in your purse without a proper holster. In Jackson, MS, a woman and her daughter were in Merit Heath Central Medical Center yesterday morning when she dropped her purse and the loaded firearm inside her…

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22 Year Old Woman with CCW Pulls Gun on Robbers

22 Year Old Woman with CCW Pulls Gun on Robbers

A 22-year-old was shopping at a Dollar Tree in northwest Oklahoma City when, according to KOCO, three men followed her to her car in an attempt to rob her. Luckily, she had a concealed carry permit and carried a handgun in her purse. One man ask her to go with them and when she refuses,…

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Holsters for Her (With Humor)

Holsters for Her (With Humor)

If I were the heroine in an action movie or video game, I’d wear a tactical corset every day.   Unfortunately, I have yet to achieve Black Widow status and thus, I must find a holster that functions with non-superhero attire.  While there are several things to consider when selecting a holster, my main concerns boil…

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How To Safely Purse Carry

How To Safely Purse Carry

Purse carry is convenient.  When I first began carrying a S&W M&P Bodyguard revolver, the easiest place to keep it was in my purse.  My purse carries a bit of everything in it.  And I knew instantly that fishing around in my purse for a revolver wasn’t a good idea - so I got a…

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Femme Fatal Holsters’ Corset Holster Review

Femme Fatals Holsters’ Corset Holster Review

The age old frustration by the female shooter inevitably comes back to being “I can’t find a holster that works for me!” How can we carry without looking pregnant or like we’re walking like a duck, without having to wear our boyfriend’s oversized flannel shirt to work, and while keeping the firearm safe from the…

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