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Father's Day 2021 Gift Guide

The folks over at Fly Fisherman Magazine put together their gift guide for Father's Day in 2021. The guide features everything from fly rods to whiskey, so you're sure to find something here that your dad or husband will appreciate. Read the guide in full here.

Gear: Costa Launches PRO Sunglasses

Costa has a devoted following in the fly fishing world, and for good reason - they make a great product. While I don't own a pair of Costas myself, I've borrowed a few from friends when my go-to shades were left behind. I've always loved them, and I'm really excited to try out their new PRO collection. You can get all the details on the PRO sunglasses from...

Hatch Magazine: Gear We Love Right Now

Hatch Magazine semi-regularly puts out lists of great gear that its writers are using - gear that may not necessitate a full-blown review by itself. Often, these are the accessories and accoutrements of fly fishing, and the outdoors in general. In their latest edition, Hatch goes over some new sunglasses from Smith, Scott's new Centric, and a few other...

Dragon Eyewear Launches Fishing Collection

Dragon Eyewear is excited to announce its first-ever line of fishing sunglasses featuring H20 floatable technology. The Reel X LL Polar, Tidal X LL Polar, Shore X LL Polar and Vessel X LL Polar are now available on the Dragon website. The new collection offers something for every type of angler, with all day comfort for long days on the water and...

Bajio Offers New Vision for Fly Fishing

Kirk Deeter, over at Angling Trade, penned this great piece about a new fly fishing sunglasses company, Bajio. The company is headed by Al Perkinson, the former marketing director at Costa del Mar. You can read all of Deeter's comments here.

Best Fly Fishing Sunglasses

As someone who fishes roughly 150 days a year, I deeply appreciate a good pair of sunglasses. Keeping my eyes in good health is important, especially since I'm not yet 30 and already have hearing loss. So this piece from Evan Garda in Fly Lords about the best fly fishing sunglasses is a timely, and important, article. Give it a read here.

Spring 2020 Fly Fishing Gear Guide

With all of us stuck at home and wondering when we'll be able to get back on the water in earnest, I've been fielding more gear-related questions than normal. So, I decided to put together a Spring 2020 Gear Guide for all the fly anglers out there who are looking for new rods, reels, waders, boots, or tying supplies. You can view the entire gear guide here.

Men's Journal Best Gear Review

Fly fishing gear reviews aren't relegated to fishing-only publications. Men's Journal recently released their roundup of the best fly fishing gear currently on the market. While nothing on their list is a surprise, it's nice to get affirmation that the products you're researching - or already own - are among those that everyone recommends. You can read...

Take Care of Your Sunglasses

Sunglasses play an important part to success on the water. They are an important piece of gear for any angler and should be treated as such. Read more about proper care of sunglasses in this article via Gink & Gasoline. “A good pair of polarized sunglasses are not only essential but expensive, too,” writes Louis Cahill. “Their effectiveness can be...

Costa Adds Eleventh “Best Eyewear” Title from ICAST

Costa’s WaterWoman frame won the "Best of Category - Eyewear" during the ICAST New Product Showcase Awards in Orlando, FL in July. Read more in the press release below. Costa Sunglasses® Adds Eleventh “Best Eyewear” Title from ICAST Daytona Beach, Fla. – July 23, 2019 – Costa’s WaterWoman frame won the title of Best of Category - Eyewear during...