Back to Nature: Camp Like a Cowboy

Whether you’re looking to unplug alone or plan to take the kids with you for one last summer hurrah, planning a camping trip where you camp like a cowboy can be the ideal way to get back to nature. There’s nothing like a few nights under the stars listening to the crickets to clear the mind and heal the soul. Ready to roll? Let’s go. Back to Basics Quite often, a seemingly simple camping trip can turn into quite anRead more

Throw a Cowboy-themed BBQ

It’s summertime and that means grill time! And now that we’re all able to gather again, why not make this summer a memorable one? Here, we’ll give you some tips for throwing a cowboy-themed BBQ just like they did back in the day. Read on and get inspired to bring your loved ones together for a party they’ll not soon forget. There’s an easy recipe below too. Yee ha! Gather Your Posse Skip the email invites and mail them theRead more

White Buffalo

Some people call it making medicine – the process of following your heart, creating something magical, powerful, and fulfilling. That is what saddle making and leather working is to Lisa and Loren Skyhorse.  The couple has focused their artistic efforts on riding saddles for forty years now which makes them experts in their field. The White Buffalo saddle is just one in their Collection series.  You can see how Lisa’s artwork expands on the over-sized fender and the seamless seatRead more

Hat Etiquette

The cowboy hat is an item of apparel that can be worn in any corner of the world, and receive immediate recognition as part of North American cowboy culture. At Burns we love our hats!  They embody our personalities and are a symbol of who we are as individuals. If you are looking to be a hat connoisseur you have to be educated in hat etiquette.  Check out our list of tips below and you’ll be well on your wayRead more

Essential Boot Care

Leather Conditioner Burns recommends Bick 4 as a leather conditioner, available at all Burns locations. This conditioner can be used on any leather (flat leather to exotic) and any color of leather with the exception of suede and shell cordovan.  This leather conditioner will not change the color of your boots. It is a silicone base, not an oil base, keeping the integrity of the original color of the leather. Conditioner Application Squeeze conditioner (about a quarter size) onto yourRead more

Best of Park City

Burns Cowboy Shop Receives 2016 Best of Park City Award Park City Award Program Honors the Achievement PARK CITY March 23, 2016 — Burns Pcs, LLC has been selected for the 2016 Best of Park City Award in the Apparel Accessories Manufacturing category by the Park City Award Program. Each year, the Park City Award Program identifies companies that we believe have achieved exceptional marketing success in their local community and business category. These are local companies that enhance theRead more

The Art of the Saddle

Back when Custer and the U.S. 7th Cavalry were having their Last Stand in 1876, a cowboy named Miles Lamonie Burns with his skills in blacksmithing and leather working opened a retail shop in Utah.  He sold handcrafted saddles and harnesses starting a legacy seven generations strong.  Burns is the world’s oldest Western retail business to stay in one family, and maintains the focus of handmade artistry that began in 1876 with Burns Custom Saddles. BENCH MADE A Burns saddleRead more