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Save 10% on Your Entire Order. Offer Ends Tuesday.
Save 10% on Your Entire Purchase. Offer Ends Tuesday, December 2. TO REDEEM AT OUR RETAIL STORES, print this coupon and receive 10% off. Sorry, offer not valid at L.L.Bean Outlets.

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Save 10% on select merchandise purchased from L.L.Bean Retail Stores, by phone and online at Offer not valid at L.L.Bean Outlets®. Offer can be redeemed by entering promo code THANKS10 during online checkout, providing the code to a representative during a phone order, clicking through your promotional email or presenting email to a cashier in stores. Refunds will match the discounted amount on the purchase receipt. Offer applies to merchandise only, excluding numbered, limited-edition 100th anniversary products; shipping charges; return labels; taxes; license/stamps; gift cards; repairs; duty; Outdoor Discovery Schools® private lessons and custom adventures; engraving; monogramming; alterations; gift boxes; select boats, optics, electronics, knives and tools; firearms; and orders in our Direct to Business channel. Not valid on previous purchases or with employee discounts. May not be combined with other percent-off or dollar-off order discounts. L.L.Bean reserves the right to deactivate one or more promo codes in the event of fraud or technical issues, or to limit quantities of individual items that are eligible to be purchased with this discount. Offer valid from Wednesday, November 26, 2014, at 12:01 a.m. ET, to Tuesday, December 2, 2014, at 11:59 p.m. ET.

Saved by the Boots – a Customer’s Story

We’ve heard many stories over the years regarding our customers’ reliance on L.L.Bean Boots for protection against nature’s unruly elements, such as rain or snow. But lightning? Yes, we’ve got a lightning story too.


For Alan J. Dreher, Friday the 13th brought about an extremely unusual event – one that almost cost him his life. Although it has been over thirty years since we’ve received this letter, it’s still a remarkable story of how Alan’s loyalty to his Bean Boots actually saved his life.

Saved by the Boots - Alan Dreher's story


While they say lightning never strikes the same place twice, we have a feeling another life-altering story might be out there. Do you have a memorable story you’d like to share with us? Share Your Story here or in the comment section below. We can’t wait to hear from you.

  1. Casey Lucas | March 12, 2012 | 10:16 am

    I read this story and had no idea that it took place in my hometown! What a great story!

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