2021 Current Stories

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SEPTEMBER 17, 2021

The Evolution of the Legendary L.L.Bean Continental Rucksack

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SEPTEMBER 10, 2021

The Best of L.L.Bean Flannel: Meticulously Brushed, Soft to the Touch

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SEPTEMBER 3, 2021

Off the Beaten Path: L.L.Bean Employees Share Favorite Fall Foliage Hikes

COMMUNITY

SEPTEMBER 1, 2021

Celebrating the Great Outdoors

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AUGUST 20, 2021

Bringing the Best of Summer into the School Year

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AUGUST 14, 2021

Dorm Essentials: Everything You Need to Stay Comfortable and Cozy on Campus

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AUGUST 10, 2021

Play, Wash, Repeat: A Kids' Collection That Does It All

COMMUNITY

JULY 29, 2021

The Cure for End-of-Summer Blues? Get Outside.

COMMUNITY

JULY 15, 2021

A Short History of our National Parks

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JULY 9, 2021

The L.L.Bean Book Pack – An Emblem of the East Coast Student

PARTNERSHIPS

JULY 7, 2021

Color Along with L.L.Bean x PEANUTS™

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JULY 2, 2021

The Waxed Canvas Duffle: An All-Weather Bag that Gets Better with Age

COMMUNITY

JUNE 29, 2021

Awe is Everywhere

COMMUNITY

JUNE 29, 2021

L.L.Bean Announces 2021 Programming for Summer Across Maine, A Statewide Celebration of Outdoor Recreation For All Mainers

COMMUNITY

JUNE 22, 2021

Documenting a Disappearing Maine

COMMUNITY

JUNE 22, 2021

The Maine House

by Maura McEvoy and Basha Burwell with Kathleen Hackett

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JUNE 21, 2021

Inside the Collection: L.L.Bean x PEANUTS™

COMMUNITY

JUNE 18, 2021

Making Time Outside a Habit: Tapping into our existing routines—outside

COMMUNITY

JUNE 16, 2021

L.L.Bean Announces Complimentary Outdoor Discovery Courses to Help More Americans Get Outside this Summer

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JUNE 15, 2021

Best Bags for All Your Summer Travel and Adventures

COMMUNITY

JUNE 9, 2021

Re-discovering Your Neighborhood: Finding Awe Just Outside Your Doors

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JUNE 1, 2021

L.L.Bean: The Pride Collection

BUSINESS

JUNE 1, 2021

An Update on Inventory

COMMUNITY

MAY 28, 2021

How to Create the Conditions for Awe

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MAY 27, 2021

From the Archives: Leon Leonwood Bean’s 1942 Camping Essentials

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MAY 26, 2021

From Foraging to Ice Fishing: The Historic Pack Basket Stands the Test of Time

COMMUNITY

MAY 21, 2021

A Matter of Perspective: Finding the Big in the Small Things

COMMUNITY

MAY 14, 2021

Why Every Season is the Perfect Time for Personal Growth

PARTNERSHIPS

MAY 12, 2021

L.L.Bean Announces New Charitable Partners and Projects Focused on Local Community Programming and Outdoor Access for All

COMMUNITY

MAY 11, 2021

Customer Stories: Investing in the Future, ‘One Small 9-Year-Old’s Heart and Mind At A Time’

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MAY 10, 2021

Channel Your Inner 90s with Our Limited-Edition Archive Re-Issue Capsule Collection

COMMUNITY

MAY 7, 2021

Giving the Gift of Awe This Mother’s Day

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MAY 3, 2021

SunSmart™: Cool, Dry Comfort And Protection Year-Round

RETAIL

APRIL 29, 2021

L.L.Bean Continues Brick-and-Mortar Growth With 7 Retail Stores Set to Open in the U.S. and Canada in 2021

COMMUNITY

APRIL 22, 2021

In Celebration of Earth Day: The history of Earth Day and why it’s important to L.L.Bean

COMMUNITY

APRIL 7, 2021

Spring is for Opening: As springtime unfolds, we consider what this season can mean for us

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MARCH 30, 2021

Vintage Finds: L.L.Bean’s Constant Quest to be Inspired by the Past

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MARCH 26, 2021

Kids' Head-to-Toe Looks: For Spring and Beyond

COMMUNITY

MARCH 24, 2021

A New Kind of Spring Cleaning

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MARCH 22, 2021

Inside the L.L.Bean Archives: A Living History

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MARCH 22, 2021

Cross-Century Style: An Archive For All Time

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MARCH 19, 2021

L.L.Bean 2020 Year-In-Review

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MARCH 19, 2021

L.L.Bean Announces 2020 Year-End Results and Employee Contributions

PARTNERSHIPS

MARCH 19, 2021

Menswear Designer Todd Snyder Unveils “L.L.Bean x Todd Snyder: PEANUTS™ Edition”

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MARCH 17, 2021

Breaking Down Barriers: Borrowing from the Boys

COMMUNITY

MARCH 16, 2021

How Time Outdoors Can Sharpen Your Perception of Time

COMMUNITY

MARCH 11, 2021

Spring Forward: Spending More Time Outside

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MARCH 9, 2021

A Word to the Wise: Outdoor Strategies

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MARCH 7, 2021

The Novice’s Guide to Fly-Fishing

COMMUNITY

MARCH 6, 2021

Intention and Attention: A Guide to Forest Bathing

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MARCH 4, 2021

From the Archives: An L.L.Bean Logo Revival

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MARCH 3, 2021

L.L.Bean Stories: Irreplaceable Hand-Me-Downs

COMMUNITY

FEBRUARY 24, 2021

Awe Together Now: How Being Outside Brings Us Together

PARTNERSHIPS

FEBRUARY 10, 2021

Guest Editor Emilie Hawtin: A Better Connection in the Great Outdoors

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FEBRUARY 10, 2021

Take it Outside featuring Emilie Hawtin

PARTNERSHIPS

FEBRUARY 5, 2021

A Conversation with Maine Studio Artist Sara Fitz on Her Exclusive Coast-Inspired L.L.Bean Collection

WHAT'S NEW

FEBRUARY 4, 2021

"From Studio to Street": Do It All in L.L.Bean's Newest Athleisure Collection

PARTNERSHIPS

JANUARY 28, 2021

Guest Editor David Coggins: A Case for the Outdoor Life

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JANUARY 28, 2021

Take it Outside featuring David Coggins

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JANUARY 26, 2021

A Fisherman Sweater For When the Sea Comes Calling

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JANUARY 11, 2021

Happy Patent Day to the Bean Boot

COMMUNITY

JANUARY 4, 2021

The Restorative Power of the Outdoors: Finding Awe in Our Everyday

Archives

COMMUNITY

DECEMBER 27, 2020

Local Mainer Takes on 8,000 Mile Journey

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DECEMBER 15, 2020

L.L.Bean Hottest Holiday Gifts for Home

COMMUNITY

DECEMBER 10, 2020

L.L.Bean and Leslie Odom Jr. Kick-Off the Holiday Season With a Free Virtual Concert

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DECEMBER 5, 2020

L.L.Bean Gift Guide for the Outdoors

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NOVEMBER 27, 2020

The Original L.L.Bean Boot: Find Your Perfect Fit This Holiday Season

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NOVEMBER 25, 2020

Built to Last: The Story of the Original L.L.Bean Boot

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NOVEMBER 20, 2020

L.L.Bean Tips for Cold Weather Layering

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NOVEMBER 19, 2020

L.L.Bean Cozy Holiday Gift Guide

PARTNERSHIPS

NOVEMBER 18, 2020

Introducing the "Green Hour"

RETAIL

NOVEMBER 16, 2020

L.L.Bean On the Road

PARTNERSHIPS

NOVEMBER 1, 2020

L.L.Bean Now Available at Nordstrom

INSIDE L.L.BEAN

OCTOBER 30, 2020

Inside the Collection: L.L.Bean x Todd Snyder

INSIDE L.L.BEAN

OCTOBER 29, 2020

Inside the L.L.Bean Archives with Menswear Designer Todd Snyder

INSIDE L.L.BEAN

OCTOBER 27, 2020

The Rise of the American Backpacker and the Vest that Kept Them Warm

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OCTOBER 23, 2020

L.L.Bean Caps Year of Expansion in Canada with Toronto Store Opening

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OCTOBER 20, 2020

Out to Sea: The Norwegian Fishermen Who Inspired L.L.Bean’s Iconic Sweater

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OCTOBER 8, 2020

Zappos.com and L.L.Bean Further Commitment to Top-Notch Customer Service Through Newest Wholesale Agreement

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OCTOBER 7, 2020

America’s Shirt: How the L.L.Bean Chamois Became an Enduring Emblem of the Rugged Outdoors

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OCTOBER 6, 2020

Join Us This Holiday Season

COMMUNITY

OCTOBER 1, 2020

L.L.Bean Donates PPE for Election Poll Volunteers

PARTNERSHIPS

SEPTEMBER 25, 2020

A Look Inside: The “From Away” Lodge by Todd Snyder in Kennebunkport, Maine

WHAT'S NEW

SEPTEMBER 24, 2020

Comfortable and Styled Looks for Virtual Meetings

COMMUNITY

AUGUST 13, 2020

L.L.Bean Encourages Everyone to Get Outside with Backyard Virtual Concert and Complimentary Outdoor Classes

PARTNERSHIPS

AUGUST 7, 2020

A Conversation with Erin Flett, the Bold Textile Designer Behind L.L.Bean's Newest Limited-time Collection

PARTNERSHIPS

JULY 17, 2020

L.L.Bean to Launch First-Ever Wholesale Partnerships in the U.S. in 2020

RETAIL

JUNE 20, 2020

L.L.Bean Announces Retail Expansion with Three New Stores Opening in Canada This Year

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JUNE 20, 2020

An Update on L.L.Bean’s Efforts

INSIDE L.L.BEAN

JUNE 2, 2020

A Message to the L.L.Bean Community

COMMUNITY

JUNE 1, 2020

L.L.Bean and The Trust for Public Land Announce Recipients of a Combined $150,000 Grant to Create and Protect Outdoor Spaces

RETAIL

MAY 18, 2020

L.L.Bean Begins Phased Store Reopenings at Select Locations

INSIDE L.L.BEAN

MARCH 28, 2020

COVID-19 - An Update for Our Customers

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MARCH 16, 2020

Our COVID-19 Response (UPDATED)

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MARCH 12, 2020

Our Response to COVID-19

PARTNERSHIPS

FEBRUARY 6, 2020

L.L.Bean x Todd Snyder – A New Collaboration Launching Fall 2020

COMMUNITY

DECEMBER 27, 2020

Local Mainer Takes on 8,000 Mile Journey

INSIDE L.L.BEAN

DECEMBER 15, 2020

L.L.Bean Hottest Holiday Gifts for Home

COMMUNITY

DECEMBER 10, 2020

L.L.Bean and Leslie Odom Jr. Kick-Off the Holiday Season With a Free Virtual Concert

INSIDE L.L.BEAN

DECEMBER 5, 2020

L.L.Bean Gift Guide for the Outdoors

INSIDE L.L.BEAN

NOVEMBER 27, 2020

The Original L.L.Bean Boot: Find Your Perfect Fit This Holiday Season

INSIDE L.L.BEAN

NOVEMBER 25, 2020

Built to Last: The Story of the Original L.L.Bean Boot

INSIDE L.L.BEAN

NOVEMBER 20, 2020

L.L.Bean Tips for Cold Weather Layering

INSIDE L.L.BEAN

NOVEMBER 19, 2020

L.L.Bean Cozy Holiday Gift Guide

PARTNERSHIPS

NOVEMBER 18, 2020

Introducing the "Green Hour"

RETAIL

NOVEMBER 16, 2020

L.L.Bean On the Road

PARTNERSHIPS

NOVEMBER 1, 2020

L.L.Bean Now Available at Nordstrom

INSIDE L.L.BEAN

OCTOBER 30, 2020

Inside the Collection: L.L.Bean x Todd Snyder

INSIDE L.L.BEAN

OCTOBER 29, 2020

Inside the L.L.Bean Archives with Menswear Designer Todd Snyder

INSIDE L.L.BEAN

OCTOBER 27, 2020

The Rise of the American Backpacker and the Vest that Kept Them Warm

INSIDE L.L.BEAN

OCTOBER 23, 2020

L.L.Bean Caps Year of Expansion in Canada with Toronto Store Opening

INSIDE L.L.BEAN

OCTOBER 20, 2020

Out to Sea: The Norwegian Fishermen Who Inspired L.L.Bean’s Iconic Sweater

INSIDE L.L.BEAN

OCTOBER 8, 2020

Zappos.com and L.L.Bean Further Commitment to Top-Notch Customer Service Through Newest Wholesale Agreement

INSIDE L.L.BEAN

OCTOBER 7, 2020

America’s Shirt: How the L.L.Bean Chamois Became an Enduring Emblem of the Rugged Outdoors

INSIDE L.L.BEAN

OCTOBER 6, 2020

Join Us This Holiday Season

COMMUNITY

OCTOBER 1, 2020

L.L.Bean Donates PPE for Election Poll Volunteers

PARTNERSHIPS

SEPTEMBER 25, 2020

A Look Inside: The “From Away” Lodge by Todd Snyder in Kennebunkport, Maine

WHAT'S NEW

SEPTEMBER 24, 2020

Comfortable and Styled Looks for Virtual Meetings

COMMUNITY

AUGUST 13, 2020

L.L.Bean Encourages Everyone to Get Outside with Backyard Virtual Concert and Complimentary Outdoor Classes

PARTNERSHIPS

AUGUST 7, 2020

A Conversation with Erin Flett, the Bold Textile Designer Behind L.L.Bean's Newest Limited-time Collection

PARTNERSHIPS

JULY 17, 2020

L.L.Bean to Launch First-Ever Wholesale Partnerships in the U.S. in 2020

RETAIL

JUNE 20, 2020

L.L.Bean Announces Retail Expansion with Three New Stores Opening in Canada This Year

INSIDE L.L.BEAN

JUNE 20, 2020

An Update on L.L.Bean’s Efforts

INSIDE L.L.BEAN

JUNE 2, 2020

A Message to the L.L.Bean Community

COMMUNITY

JUNE 1, 2020

L.L.Bean and The Trust for Public Land Announce Recipients of a Combined $150,000 Grant to Create and Protect Outdoor Spaces

RETAIL

MAY 18, 2020

L.L.Bean Begins Phased Store Reopenings at Select Locations

INSIDE L.L.BEAN

MARCH 28, 2020

COVID-19 - An Update for Our Customers

INSIDE L.L.BEAN

MARCH 16, 2020

Our COVID-19 Response (UPDATED)

INSIDE L.L.BEAN

MARCH 12, 2020

Our Response to COVID-19

PARTNERSHIPS

FEBRUARY 6, 2020

L.L.Bean x Todd Snyder – A New Collaboration Launching Fall 2020