These days, more and more women are learning how to defend themselves and carrying firearms to ensure their own safety and the safety of their families. However, one of the most common issues these law-abiding women have to face is the unavailability of the right holsters. Unlike men, women aren’t always wearing pants, with CCW belts, which makes it challenging for them to carry their firearms. However, here are some of the best concealed carry holsters for women, some of which can even allow them to carry while wearing a dress.
Comfort is one of the most important features of a concealed carry holster. Obviously, you are going to be carrying the holster on your belt for a long time, and it doesn’t fit well, it can cause a lot of discomforts.
However, the Ultimate belly band by ComfortTac is an excellent option, it combines the functionality of a concealed carry belt and holster while being super comfortable and easily concealable as well. It is also ideal for women, who might not be able to wear a thick c
concealed carry belt with their pants. The ComfortTac Ultimate Belly Band is made from high-quality and stretchable Neoprene and can fit many sizes. The standard large size can fit up to a 44″ belly, whereas the XL fits up to a 54″ belly. This holster is also quite comfortable and won’t irritate your skin either.
Since the holster is elastic, it can fit a wide variety of pistols, from full-size to compact and sub-compact. It also has a retention strap over the holster, which closes with a snap button, to make sure your pistol stays in place while being easy to draw. You also get two pockets for magazines and other gear on the Ultimate Belly Band Gun Holster, and a removable pouch as well. The holster also has a hard plastic trigger guard for extra safety, so you can safely carry a loaded pistol in it as well.
The holster can be used in many different concealed carry positions, both inside the waistband, and outside. Therefore, it is an excellent concealed carry option for women.
The CrossBreed MiniTuck is one of the most comfortable and easily concealable holsters in the market.
Designed for IWB carry, this holster combines the use of modern and traditional materials. It has a premium leather backing and a molded Kydex pocket. The leather makes this holster super comfortable and the Kydex allows for quick draw, and easier reholstering.
The Mini Tuck is hand-molded to fit different pistols and is available for most popular concealed carry options like the Sig P365, Glock 42, 43, and 43x, Springfield Hellcat, S&W Shield, and the Ruger LC series. It is also available for both right-handed and left-handed shooters.
The Crossbreed MiniTuck also features a pair of SnapLok powder coated steel belt clips, which are modular and adjustable allowing you to set the perfect can’t and ride height. The durable leather backing of the holster also has an extended on top, which allows for easier draws, and prevents the pistol from singing on your clothes.
If you are looking for a low-profile, complete leather Holster, then Galco’s Stinger Belt holster is an excellent option. This incredible Holster is available in exact designs for a variety of semi-automatic pistols and revolvers from almost every major firearms manufacturer in the US and worldwide, including Glock, CZ, FN, and almost every American company.
The Holster is made from Premium steer hide leather and has an open-top design. Which along with its forward can allow for a very fast and smooth draw. The Holster completely covers the trigger, making it safe for you to carry locked and loaded.
Featuring tunnel-style belt loops, this simple holster takes up very little space on your belt and is very easily concealable. It can fit belts up to 1 ½ inch wide and is available for both left-handed and right-handed shooters.
One of the most common issues that women face in terms of concealed carry holsters for women is that they can’t carry a pistol on their person if they are wearing a dress. Most Holsters are designed to be worn with a belt or on your waist. However, the DMAIP Thigh Tactical holster is worn on your thigh, so that you can look classy with your high-end dress, and carry your compact self-defense pistol as well.
The holster is made from Durable Nylon and has an elastic anti-slip rubber that keeps it in place. The elastic design allows the Garter holster to fit multiple sizes, and it doesn’t disturb the line of your skirt or dress. It has six rows of metal buckles, which allow you to adjust its size and fit.
However, this holster is ideal only for super compact pistols. It can fit most compact 22s and .380s, however, one of the best pistols to carry with it is the Ruger LCP series. The LCP II easily fits the holster and is chambered in .380 ACP. Overall, it will fit almost any sub-compact pistol that is smaller than 5 inches in total length. You can probably fit slightly bigger pistols as well, but they might not be comfortable and cause the holster to slack.
We the People is an American brand that makes some high-quality and durable Kydex Holsters that are custom designed according to your concealed carry pistol and the design of your choice.
The holsters are super durable, and feature an adjustment screw as well. Which can help you set the tightness of the holster, and feel more confident with your draw and reholstering. The Trigger is always covered for safety and allows you to carry locked and loaded with more confidence. The IWB holsters feature a metal clip that keeps it secure on your belt. It also can be adjusted to change the ride height of the holster.
WTP holsters have a wide variety of designs, and colors available. You can also have these holsters custom-made according to your liking. They are available for both IWB and OWB carry.
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