Archive for June 2009

Hot Buckles takes aim — at golfers’ belts!

Jun 26th, 2009 | By | Category: Sales and deals

Don’t you like a company that switches up its product line just to please its customers? Hot Buckles Inc. has done just that. “We noticed an upturn in sales from golfers,” says Hot Buckles’ Courtney Schoenfeld. Many gravitate toward custom buckles, following the lead of pros like Anthony Kim. Buckles with golfers’ initials are particularly […]

Coupon! Liz Claiborne 40 percent off (but only until midnight tonight!)

Jun 23rd, 2009 | By | Category: Outdated promos

Liz Claiborne golf apparel has always been one of our favorites. We love the fresh colors and the way designer Samual Becker, who is now working (of course!) with the iconic Isaac Mizrahi, delivers innovative takes on classic motifs. So we’re excited to be able to share a 40 percent coupon with our readers. Just […]

Enter to win a LuckieMark pin!

Jun 18th, 2009 | By | Category: Outdated promos is pleased to announce that we’ve paired up with LuckieMark to give away two free golf ball marker pins. One winner will receive a LuckieMark Lady Bug pin. Another will win a LuckieMark flower pin. Read our interview with LuckieMark founder Liz Smith here. Use the form below to enter the drawing — and […]

A fashion accessory that makes a mark :-)

Jun 18th, 2009 | By | Category: Features, In The Hole!

It’s one of those ideas that is so obvious — once you’ve seen it — you can’t believe someone didn’t think of it ages ago. It’s a magnetic golf marker — and it’s a beautiful decorative pin. The company is called LuckieMark, and you won’t be surprised when you mention there’s a woman behind it. […]

Anna Nordqvist. PUMA.

Jun 15th, 2009 | By | Category: Features, In The Hole!

That was a pretty spectacular performance by Anna Nordqvist at this weekend’s McDonald’s LPGA Championship, wasn’t it? Wins a major as a rookie, jumps 80 spots up on the money list, secures a spot in the U.S. Open. Not bad for a woman who just turned 22! And talk about poise! She delivered the most […]

Golf Green Gear is a natural

Jun 11th, 2009 | By | Category: Features, In The Hole!

Do you like the feel of natural fabrics on your skin when you’re golfing? So do we, which is why we tend to gravitate toward cotton. That is, until we put on a bamboo woman’s golf polo from Golf Green Gear. We admit it — we were once a little bit skeptical. Oh, we know […]


Jun 5th, 2009 | By | Category: Features, In The Hole!

No, you don’t want your ball in the water. But you can make a splash on the course when you tee up wearing a delicious print top. We took a tour around one of our favorite online golf apparel retailers, Golfsmith, which (in addition to great prices) offers free shipping on orders of $99 or […]

Club coverage

Jun 3rd, 2009 | By | Category: For fun, Outdated promos

As long as you’re dressing yourself, why not dress up your clubs? And as long as we have the Internet, you don’t have to limit your club covers to the stuff in your local pro shop. Hooray! A set of club covers that really made up sit up in our seats is sold online by […]

For your dad

Jun 3rd, 2009 | By | Category: Special occasions

Looking for a Father’s Day for your golfing dad? We are, too — so we’ve decided to do a little online shopping and then share what we’ve found. Our first stop is one of our favorite online stores for men’s golf teeshirts: Kikuya Golf tee shirt. We love everything about these shirts. They’re made of […]

Improve your game, note by note

Jun 2nd, 2009 | By | Category: Working on your game

Even though it’s a physical game, golf is also a sport that requires a big helping of thoughtfulness. You have to study the mechanics of your swing so you can troubleshoot if things go wrong. You have to plan how you want to play each shot. You have to observe the results of each new […]