Meet Living Legend Finalist Helen Baird

November 27, 2013

Nominated by: Michael Christopher, grandson My grandmother, Helen Baird, just turned 97 years young in August of this year. To make a long, complicated story short, she was my mother’s aunt, until circumstance and courage changed things. My mom was born into a family that had too many children and too little money. Instead of […]

Meet Living Legend Finalist Ethan Arky

November 26, 2013

Nominated by Jessica Arky, Ethan’s wife How cliché is it to nominate your husband? I am sure that many women have nominated their equally deserving husbands as SK’s Living Legend. After thinking and rethinking, I finally decided that I really ought to nominate him. Ethan Eric Arky is a great man; interested in doing what […]

Giveaway Reminder!

August 1, 2013

We’ve teamed up with our pals at Slumberjack to offer you this great giveaway: 3 lucky winners will receive a men’s and women’s Stormy Kromer Field Cap along with a men’s and women’s Slumberjack Big Timber Sleeping Bag. ENTER NOW!!!  

Stormy Kromer & Slumberjack Giveaway

June 17, 2013

We’ve teamed up with our pals at Slumberjack to offer you this great giveaway: 3 lucky winners will receive a men’s and women’s Stormy Kromer Field Cap along with a men’s and women’s Slumberjack Big Timber Sleeping Bag. ENTER NOW!!!  

Living Legend Wrap-Up

January 31, 2013

Well, the month of January is over, and so officially is this year’s Living Legend program. Once again, you were extremely generous with your support of the program through your January shopping, and we will be sending our donation check off to St. Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital next week. The staff here at Stormy Kromer […]

So Many Hats

January 7, 2013

Congratulations to this year’s Living Legend, Laura Mae Beaubien! In case you missed it, here is the nomination her son sent to us which earned her this honor. By: Robert Beaubien, Son Laura Mae Beaubien is my father’s hidden strength. Married at 19 years old, and for over 60 years, the two of them built […]

The Living Legend Tattoo

March 30, 2012

If you’ve been following our posts about 2012 Living Legend Jim Dehlin, you may remember that in the story titled “A Visit From a Legend“, Jim mentioned the possibility of getting a Living Legend tattoo. Well, in legendary fashion, he was true to his word. This fabulous bit of art was done by Jim’s niece, […]

A Visit From A Legend

February 20, 2012

This past Friday, the employees at Stormy Kromer were proud to welcome a legend into their factory. A Living Legend, actually. Jim Dehlin and family, with Bob Jacquart Our inaugural Living Legend winner, Jim Dehlin (along with six family members, including his wife, son and daughter) spent a good part of Friday afternoon with us. […]

Announcing the 2012 Living Legend – Jim Dehlin

January 9, 2012

When we decided to honor our legendary wool cap by honoring a few living legends, we were pretty sure we’d meet some doozies. We never imagined we’d run into someone like Jim Dehlin. According to the entry form sent in by Jim’s son, Jesse, Jim is a bona fide American hero. The U.S. Army even […]

Seeking all Living Legends

October 19, 2011

Maybe it was the uncle who came back from the war, cleared his land and built a home out of timbers he split by hand. Or the little old neighbor-lady who killed a bear with a stick to protect a group of schoolchildren. Or maybe it’s just someone you know who has gone out of […]

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