concealed carry options for women


The Springfield Armory XD-S is a long-awaited derivative of the popular and proven XD series of pistols, and was designed for everyday carry and deep concealment. As an owner of several XD series pistols (and sometimes referred to as the crazy XD lady), I couldn’t wait to get my hands on one of these to give it a try!


The XD-S is a single-stack compact pistol chambered in .45ACP.  The overall length is 6.3” with a slim width of only 1”. … Read the rest


I’ve been working on a summer time concealed carry look book. These are casual styles that can easily be mixed and matched to create even more outfits.

Just a tip: Some of this clothing will need to be bought a size or two up for concealed carry.

Urban Cowgirl:

  1. Roar Tradition Shirt $89.95 –
  2. Denim Shorts $19.95 –  H&
  3. Jack Purcell Low Profile Slip in Red Clay $80(USD) – Converse UK Store
  4. Gun Belt $69.95 –
  5. Forward Cant IWB Tuckable Holster $72.95 –
  6. Chan Luu Graduated turquoise mix wrap bracelet $190 –

Summer Sunset:

  1.  Colorblocked Crochet Racerback Tank $15.80 –
  2. Pink Pants $24.95 –
  3. Woven ankle wrap sandal $25.50 –  Charlotte Russe
  4. Gun Blet $69.95 –
  5. Custom IWB Leather Holster  Starting at $105 –
  6. Snap Attachment Single Mag Pouches Starting at $40 – 5ShotLeather .com
  7. Betsey Johnson Multi Feather Hoop Drop Earrings $38 – Macys

A Pirate’s Life For Me

  1. Striped Dolman Tee  $29.50 Currently on sale for $10 –
  2. Mek Denim Karditsa Short in Electric Blue $89 –
  3. Gun Belt $70 –
  4. Custom IWB leather Holster starting at $105 –
  5. Ed Hardy LR Manning Shoe $35.99 –

 Skirting Around Town:

  1.  Ramona Skirt $39.50 –
  2. UnderTech UnderCover Woman’s Compression Shorts $69.95 –

Brazilian Baby

  1. Embroidered Woven Halter Dress $18.00  –
  2. UnderTech UnderCover Woman’s Compression Shorts $69.95 –
  3. X-Front Multicolor Woven Wedge $35.50 –
  4. Betsey Johnson Bracelet, Antique Gold Tone Parrot and Fruit Half Stretch Bracelet $55.00 –


Be sure to check out some of my other articles about Concealed Carry Fashion!… Read the rest


The Ruger LC9 has made quite the boom in the firearm industry. It seems that every girl and her sister either owns or wants one. I’ve seen a lot of them showing up my classes lately; so when Armed in Heels asked if I was interested, it seemed only natural to do a write-up on the LC9 .

My review has been written based on performance in both the hands of the beginner shooters as well as experienced shooters, including my own. … Read the rest