Author: Amelia Phillips
Welcome to "The Country Mile" - Our Blogs...Our Way!
Check out our blogs for tips, ideas, product suggestions, social awareness articles, business updates, and sometimes just plain useless bits of information that you never knew you actually needed!
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Welcome to the Allingtons Outpost Blogs! Check-in regularly for tips and guides, information and articles and sometimes just useless bits of info you didn't know you needed.Read Full
A ‘Country Mile’ is a term used to describe an undetermined unit of measure. It can mean many things to many people. Read on to find out what the ‘Country Mile’ means to us.Read Full
While you frantically click refresh to get that huge deal or engage in the inevitable shopping cart aisle rage, have you ever sat back and wondered how it got to all of this? Buckle up, as we unravel the story behind Black Friday & Cyber Monday.Read Full
From their hats to their boots, Country people are iconic people. Warm, strong, capable, generous and efficient, their doors are always open, their kettle is always on. To them, their clothing isn't just a look, it's a lifestyle....Read Full
Need some tips on matching your new Western Cowgirl Boots with a Dress or Skirt? Whether you're channeling Taylor Swift or Beth Dutton, our quick guide will have you looking your best!Read Full
More traditionally known as the half-placket shirt, this versatile little shirt has stood the test of time with brands like Thomas Cook, Just Country, and more recently Bullzye & Ringers Western jumping on the half-button shirt wagon!Read Full
Discover heartwarming Christmas traditions that bring joy and lasting memories to the holiday season. From rustic decor to timeless festivities, explore cherished practices that make Christmas truly special.Read Full
Before the stockings are hung and festive lights are strung, we all get the chance to embrace our spooky side, indulge in sweet treats, and put together some unforgettable Halloween costumes. read on for some SPOOKY inspiration....Read Full
Are you about to head off on a hiking trip? Find out what to look for in a good walking boot and get some suggestions on just a few of the amazing and beautiful places to hike in Australia.Read Full
Work pants are work pants... right? Well, I attempted to buy a new pair of work pants for my tradie partner, and apparently not! Not even a Swiss Army Knife has this many options...Read Full
There’s nothing quite like finding a pair of boots that are absolutely perfect. Here's a customer's review of one such boot and why they just might be the perfect boot for you too.Read Full
For some people, chocolate isn't everything at Easter. Here are a few reasons why we think a new Rugby or a pair of Western Boots is better than a chocolate egg this Easter.Read Full
You might call them a Rugby Jersey, a Rugby Jumper, or a Rugby Shirt. At Allingtons, we call them a Rugby Top. Have you ever wondered where the Rugby came from and why it's called a Rugby?Read Full
What Aussie words & phrases define you? Are you Aussie As….“a late-night trip to Macca’s”, “shrimp on the barbie”, “Cricket at the G”, “a Fair Dinkum’ good time”, or just simply “G’day Mate!”.Read Full
Whether you are a Biological Dad, Adoptive Dad, Stepdad, Fur Dad, Grandad, Great Grandad, or that special Father figure in someone's life. you deserve to be celebrated.Read Full
Planning a bit of an adventure but don't know what to take? We look at some of our top picks and why they're essential for your next trip.Read Full
The stockwhip - the most common type of whip used in Australia - is said to have originated from the English hunting whipRead Full
Over the past few years 'safety joggers' or 'safety sneakers' have been developed - and they're changing the face of safety footwear! So, can you make the switch to safety joggers on your worksite?Read Full
Red, Orange, Yellow, Green, Blue, Pink, Reflector Tape, no Reflector Tape.... Confused about what Hi-Vis gear is the best for you? We break it down for you in our easy-to-read blog.Read Full
Whether you're strolling the city streets, sweating it out on the worksite, or roping a steer at the rodeo, stay sun smart, safe, and stylish with the Allingtons range of Country, Work and Western Wear.Read Full
With so many styles of work boots and shoes on the market right now it can be hard to determine which is the best choice of safety footwear. Composite or Steel? Here are some tips to help you get the most from your biggest workwear investment.Read Full
Your favourite jeans have just lived their last day. Does the thought of going out to buy a new pair make you want to climb back in bed and pull the doona over your head? We're here for you!Read Full
Oilskin clothing is an investment - if you look after it properly it can last for years, if not decades. Oilskin is perfect for cold, wet, and windy conditions.Read Full
Fabulous Western ShirtsBy: Ann and Gilbert Bennett on 13 July 2022My Husband has been looking for Embroidered Western Shirts .Wow found one on your site ordered the Black Shirt with fabulous White embroidered Pattern on the front of the shirt and the back . Looks great size was spot on and I have one happy Husband will definately be buying again from Allingtons .