Add These 10 Holsters Under $60 to Your Christmas List
Regardless of what some say, there is no such thing as too much gear. Additionally, manufacturers keep improving technology, which makes gear better. This is especially true when it comes to handgun holsters. There are numerous holster makers out there just waiting to be tried. And more just keep popping up.
So, if you’re looking for the perfect gift for the gun owner in your life, or actually want to point out something you would like to receive, consider putting one of these 10 holsters under $60 on your Christmas list.
Alien Gear Cloak Belt Holster
The Alien Gear Cloak Belt Holster is an OWB but it can be easily concealed if necessary. The holster base has belt loops on the back, in either 1.5-inch or 1.75-inch width which allows the holster to ride up high and flush against the body. The holster base features edge-to-edge layers of woven ballistic nylon and spring steel for a sturdy but flexible core and is padded with Alien’s cushioning and moisture-wicking CoolVent neoprene. The combat cut gives wearers a quick and controlled grip while the sweat shield protects the slide and trigger covered. The custom-molded retention shell is adjustable for passive retention for a secure fit and draw. Shooters can dial in the retention profile with the mounting hardware, or even customize it as needed with the included Parts Pack. At $56.88, the Alien Gear Cloak Belt Holster more than makes the cut.
For more information, visit: aliengearholsters.com
Blackhawk Stache IWB Premium Holster Kit
Blackhawk’s Stache IWB holster offers a fierce blend of wearer comfort, performance, and function. This injection-molded holster can be customized for the right amount of thickness and strength depending on the needs of the wearer. The Stache is engineered with an impact-resistant, injection-molded reinforced polymer, and is available in Base and Premium configurations. The Premium configuration is ambidextrous, has an adjustable IWB magazine carrier with belt clip, and offers an accessory attachment wing for connecting the holster and magazine carrier into a single platform. The Stache is also compatible with handgun-mounted RDS optics. With all these features, it’s shocking that the Stache comes in at just $54.95.
For more information, visit: blackhawk.com
CrossBreed Mini Tuck IWB Concealed Carry Holster
Pocket pistol shooters will certainly appreciate the CrossBreed MiniTuck Concealed Carry Holster. The MiniTuck is hand-molded to fit specific firearms and features one of three premium leather backers with a molded and mounted Kydex pocket. The Mini Tuck also includes a combat cut standard on each holster. The SnapLok powder-coated steel belt clips allow shooters to adjust cant as well as ride height. Marked down from $73.95 to $59.16, this holster is a perfectly affordable Christmas gift for your favorite shooter.
For more information, visit: crossbreedholsters.com
CrossBreed Snapslide Holster
CrossBreed got its start with hybrid holsters. And the company hasn’t traveled away from its original idea. The SnapSlide is a belt-slide holster that keeps guns high and tight on the body. This provides both comfort and easy concealability. The holster carries the gun with an FBI cant for easy access. However, it is also available for guns with RMR optics in a straight cant.
Shooters can choose between hands and two colors for $54.95. Also, shooters can add a sweat guard for $3.71 more or a sweat guard with a combat cut for $8.96.
For more information, visit crossbreedholsters.com.
Clinger Comfort Cling Pocket Holster
In the world of pocket holsters, the Comfort Cling Pocket Holster is truly versatile and ideal for concealed carry. For example, not only does it easily slip into the pocket, but it also holds firmly inside the waistband. Although that may not seem like a big deal, because there are a lot of IWB holsters, this one does it without a belt clip, via friction.
Additionally, the Pocket Holster is truly ambidextrous, swapping easily from right- to left-hand. Coming in at the low price of $27.97, the Pocket Holster is the cheapest holster under $60 in our top 10 holsters.
For more information, visit clingerholsters.com.
DeSantis SOF-TUK Leather IWB Tuckable Holster
The DeSantis SOF-TUCK is an IWB/tuckable holster with an adjustable cant. The versatility of this holster allows it to be worn on one’s strong side, cross-draw, or on the small of the back. It is constructed from supple, non-slip suede and reinforced at the top with premium saddle leather to assist in re-holstering. The SOF-TUK is available for most concealed-carry handguns in right- and left-handed versions. Not only is the SOF-TUK soft on the body, it’s also soft on the wallet – MSRP is $46.99
For more information, visit: desantisholster.com
Elite Survival Systems IWB Clip-On Gun Holster
The Elite Survival Systems IWB Clip-On Gun Holster is made of rugged layered, turned-and-quilted ballistic nylon with a strong spring-steel clip that clamps on and off belts up to 2.25″ wide. The Elite Survival Systems IWB Clip-On Gun Holster was designed to fit most pistols and revolvers so shooters of all preferences can add this holster to their gear collection. This holster is also ambidextrous and the clip can be moved to change wear from appendix carry to back carry. For just $32.95, this is a perfect price-conscious stocking stuffer.
For more information, visit: elitesurvival.com
Galco Stow-N-Go IWB Holster
Galco’s Stow-N-Go IWB Holster manages to marry rugged performance with optimal comfort while maintaining affordability. This holster is made of Premium Center Cut Steerhide and fits belts up to 1 3/4″ and is designed to accommodate a wide variety of semiautomatic pistols and double-action revolvers in both left- and right-hand orientations. For added comfort and ease of use, shooters can orient the holster to accommodate strong side carry, crossdraw, or appendix carry. At $46, you get a holster that suits just about anyone.
For more information, visit: galcogunleather.com
Safariland Model 537 GLS Open Top Concealment Belt Slide Holster
Featuring an all-leather construction, the Model 537 does not have a traditional thumb break design. Instead, the leather gun holster utilizes Safariland’s GLS (Grip Locking System) for its retention. The open-top design additionally allows for quick, easy access to your pistol. When your firearm is in place, a retention screw holds it securely in place.
Although it is slightly over $60, the extra fifty cents is well within the range of keeping it on the list. We feel that the $60.50 price aligns with its robust features.
For more information, visit safariland.com.
Versacarry Zerobulk Pro (IWB/OWB) Holster
The Versacarry Zerobulk Pro Holster was made with convenience in mind thanks to its interchangeable IWB/OWB design that’s effortless to remove as necessary. For added safety, the dual-sided Water Buffalo leather trigger guard encases the trigger mechanism completely and holds to the top of the slide with industrial-strength magnets. Coming in at a mere $49.99, this slim holster is ready to be slipped into your favorite shooter’s stocking.
For more information, visit: versacarry.com