Guns For Girls Who Need Girlier Guns: A Review

Don't you love when condescending "girly" marketing even extends to firearms! Our friends at the paper of record's revamped weekend mag have a handy roundup of some of the most cloyingly "feminine" guns on the market these days, as four states now allow people to carry concealed weapons without a permit. So for those who want to carry a gun in their purse that is as cute as the purse itself, here are a few options, reviewed by yours truly:

via NYT
via NYT

This gun is like, "My boyfriend drove a Delorean in the 80s and I like to match my manicure to my lipstick." It also comes in at a relatively affordable $352.

 

via NYT
via NYT

Kill Bill is your favorite movie, Marlboro Reds your preferred cigarette, Wranglers your go-to jeans.  

via NYT
via NYT

You can't actually buy this one; it is a one-off made for a country music star who wished to remain anonymous. Blind item alert! I'm going with LeAnn Rimes.  

via NYT
via NYT

When "kawaii" goes too far.  

via NYT
via NYT

"Made to 'complete your self-defense wardrobe,'" ladies!

(All photos via New York Times)

[rgray@villagevoice.com] [@_rosiegray]


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