Close

Site Information

News & Insight

Dressing Right For Concealed Carry

Posted on

When you have the responsibility of maintaining a concealed carry, you need shooter’s gear, a concealed carry belt or holster, and clothing that helps get the job done while still allowing you to do daily tasks comfortably. Because of this, dressing right for concealed carry is more of an art form that you will develop as you gain more experience. In fact, wearing the wrong clothes when you are carrying is one of the most common mistakes that concealed carriers make. Because of this, we’ve complied some of the best tips to effectively concealing your weapon without compromising your style.

First, it is important to remember the point of concealed carry. You need clothing that allows you to:

  • Effectively conceal your weapon
  • Not spark suspicion
  • Be comfortable
  • Feel good about your style
  • Easily access your firearm

When you are uncomfortable and constantly touching, checking, or adjusting your gun, you’re going to let others on to the fact that you are carrying a weapon. In addition, you don’t want to appear to be the kind of person who is carrying a gun, or worse, carrying a gun illegally. While baggy shirts and pants are certainly convenient for concealing your firearm, you may feel like an armed threat to officers and civilians.

Instead, consider the following options:

Jackets/Coats: Weather permitting, these are highly effective at concealing and provide easy access.

Loose-fitting, button down shirts: Available in both long and short sleeved, these are effective untucked and don’t appear threatening.

Sweater Vest: Like a jacket without the warm-weather concerns, these are very effective as long as you feel comfortable in this style.

Dress shirt, tucked in: While this option is highly effective for concealing a pistol, it’s hard for larger firearms and limits access.

The right clothes are essential to maintaining your concealed weapon. However, as always, the key to concealed carry is having the right belt. Shop our selection today!

Tactical Belts: Common Concealed Carry Mistakes - Part 3

In the past month, we have gone in-depth in order to cover the mistakes commonly made by concealed carriers. This is because carrying a gun in public is not only a great asset, but it is also a great responsibility, and going into any situation with a firearm and improper preparation is a recipe for [...]

Read More »


Tactical Belts: Common Concealed Carry Mistakes - Part 2

Last time, we discussed the first three mistakes that concealed carriers often make with their weapon. However, even with the right training, the proper precautions against exposing your gun and a quality gun holster, you can still make irresponsible choices or oversights. When you need a concealed carry or tactical belt that you can trust, look [...]

Read More »


Tactical Belts: Common Concealed Carry Mistakes - Part 1

Concealed carry is a big responsibility, and many of the mistakes that are commonly made are a result of not fully understanding or momentarily forgetting the duty associated with carrying a gun in public. By learning the common concealed carry mistakes and having the right tactical belt, you are one step closer to understanding what [...]

Read More »


3 Keys to Finding Great Shooters Gear

When it comes to having the best shooters gear, it doesn’t always take spending the most money. It’s more about finding gear that works for you, is high-quality and is reliable. If you’re looking for shooters bags, concealed carry belts or rifle slings, you want to find products that will last and be worth the [...]

Read More »