Where to Buy Work Attire While Stores Are Closed

Stores are shuttered across the country.

While practicing social distancing is extremely important right now, it also creates a variety of challenges –  like finding the work attire you need.

If you work in any type of industrial environment, great footwear and attire are essential to your success. You need products that fit right, protect you and won’t blow your budget.

Here’s where you can buy quality work gear while stores are closed:

High quality work boots

Whether you’re looking for steel, aluminum or composite toes, waterproof or lightweight, these sites offer a range of comfortable, high performance work boots:

Boot Barn


Work Boots USA


Dick’s Sporting Goods

For information about how to choose the right work boot, check out this earlier post.

Durable work gloves

These online retailers provide a broad selection of utility gloves in a wide range of construction materials and fit options:

Your Glove Source



Working Person’s Store

High-performance workwear

From work pants to outerwear and everything in between, these sites offer the clothing and accessories you need to gear up from head to toe:


Work ‘N Gear

Tractor Supply Co.

Discount Safety Gear

Factors to consider when purchasing work attire online:

  • Construction materials and process.
    Whether you’re buying boots, gloves or another type of work gear, durability, performance and comfort are largely determined by how the product is made – and what it’s made of. Evaluate the construction material(s) when weighing your options, to be sure they’re appropriate for the way you’ll be using the product.
  • Customer product ratings/reviews.
    Prior to buying a product, check out what other people say about their experience with it. You may learn useful information about the break-in period, sizing (i.e., whether a product runs small, large or true to size), quality and overall value.
  • Return policy.
    Obviously, you can’t try on a product you’re buying online. Before you click the “Buy Now” button, make sure the site has an iron-clad exchange/return policy – to avoid extra charges if the product you order isn’t right for you.

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