trailmix The L.L.Bean Blog
There's a lot going on at L.L.Bean, and this is the place to keep up with all the latest news. Our blog is chock-full of great ideas and advice to inspire your outdoor adventures – as well as updates on products, sales and events in Freeport, Maine, and around the country.
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- Wednesday, 11/27/13
When most of us think of winter fun, we picture an afternoon at the skating pond, a day at our local sledding hill or a weekend at a ski resort. But to John P., senior designer at L.L.Bean, it means something a little more intense. That’s why, in the middle of February, John joins a… More
- Wednesday, 11/27/13
Ten chocolate bean boots, nine braided wool rugs, eight Wicked Plush Throws, seven Frasier fir candles, six sailcloth stockings, five boxes of fatwood, four Santa buoys, three handblocked tablecloths, two float rope baskets and a Whirley-Pop popcorn machine. And that’s just a small sampling of the unique, one-of-a-kind gifts to give (and pick up for… More
- Friday, 11/22/13
Able to name over 30 species of North American sparrows? Conquered the Alps, Appalachians, and the Andes? Or do you prefer the outdoors from the comfort of your porch? Find out what kind of outdoor adventurer you are with this fun flowchart. So, what kind of outdoors person are you? Tell us in the comments!… More
- Thursday, 11/21/13
There’s magic in the tradition of Christmas pajamas. Wrapped in colorful paper or stuffed in a sparkling bag by Grandma, Mom or even Uncle Steve, Christmas pajamas provide comfort, warmth and an annual opportunity for hilarious family photos. It’s a Christmas morning uniform meant for toddlers, teens and even the oldest “kids at heart.” And… More
- Wednesday, 11/20/13
After five weeks, 15 campuses, and over 2,100 miles traveled, the L.L.Bean Bootmobile has officially completed its second Wintervention college tour. We had a great time visiting New England colleges, and an even better time inspiring students to get outdoors and enjoy the winter chill. And from the huge collection of #Wintervention photos on our… More
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- Gear Junkie
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