I have been a long-time Ariat shopper. Their boots are functional and a nice price if you are on a budget. Compared to other boots and apparel brands at this price point, I think Ariat is a step above in fit and style. Enjoy my Sale finds and a little splurge at the end!
Sale $47.47// Originally $94.95, run one size small. I actually own these exact breeches in the same Flint color. I loved the material, it wasn’t too hot. I would say they run a touch small. I’m a 26 and they were a touch snug. But nice cut at hip and leg length!
I shared in a previous post that I ride in a lot of Equine Couture breeches. They are my go-to. First, they are at a great price point. Second, they fit me. THird, they come in different colors (especially darker tones) that come horse snot and dirt!
I am excited to partner with Breeches.com who offers these great breeches on Sale!!
I also have a special coupon to save 20% off! I’m not dancing. Your are dancing . Just use code EQUINECOUTURE20S for 20% off!
Let me know what you think of these Equine Couture breeches! They were been my favorites for years as a working-student on a budget. They are so flattering.
So, I am literally doing an Irish Jig to partner with this luxury designer. The Magee 1866 collection are what my FEI jogs are dreamed of. I want to curl up in their cashmere pashmina in front of a large fire and drink a pint of Guinness. This line is so chic and functional and just the epitome of a luxury designer without an outrageous price tag.
Why Magee 1866? I wanted to partner with a designer that resembled the characteristcs that as a blog and rider I want to embody. The design is sophisticated but warm. (Plus, I want to run down the jogs in style) It felt so fitting to partner with Magee 1866, considering my Irish heritage and knack for riding Irish ponies. This luxury designer, based in Donegal, Ireland was established in 1866, creating handwoven tweeds. The brand is a far-cry from its origins now designing
Magee was established in 1866 by John Magee, as a small drapers shop in Donegal, Ireland, buying and selling handwoven tweeds. Magee are still designing and weaving luxury fabrics in Donegal – the ever-changing land and seascapes surrounding Donegal inspire colours and designs. In 2015 Magee acquired Robert Noble, a Scottish mill established in 1666. We use the finest of yarns – cashmere, lambswool, alpaca, silk and linen. These fabrics are used for men and women’s apparel and home furnishing. We still maintain a small hand-weaving business – fabrics are a far cry from the coarse tweeds of the 1800’s, today they are woven using luxury yarns, resulting in a beautifully soft handle. In 2013 we launched the Magee accessory collection – luxury products designed and made in Ireland and the UK. Home interiors include throws, candles and cushions. Accessories for men and women – pashminas, scarves and bags. These products are available to buy online or in one of our stores. Every Magee1866 collection, whether fabric, garment or accessory is designed to reflect our distinctive heritage with a contemporary twist.
This caramel pashmina.. My heart is melting. Oh dear. I will be coming out with a full post with my favorites, and what I’ll be choosing to jog down the FEI strip with. (If anyone wants to know what I want for Christmas? This.)
I ran a poll from my Instagram recently, and a majority of the responses told me that for every-day schooling breeches the price preferences were under $100. My schooling breeches are prices similarly. I have a few splurges for competition breeches and some for a clinic, but for the every-day I want a comfortable, light fabric pant, that also fits like a $200 pant. Too much to ask?
These are by far my favorite. I have several colors. I do only wear the regular knee patch rather than the silicone knee patch. But I like where these pants fit above my waist and have a wide waistline. The fabric is light and nice for summer.
These are just under $99, and how lovely is this color!? It has pockets and wide belt loops which I love. I have the Kerrits tights as well, but if you want a thicker breech this is an incredible choice.
First, these are the “Claire” breech. So, essentially these were made for me. But, really I had so many requests to do a review on B Vertigo breeches, and I found these for under $100. I love the silver piping.
There are numerous check-lists for what you need to bring for your horse to the horse-show. Some people make their own checklists. I wrote a blog post a few months ago on how I pack my trunk. Linked HERE.
In the south this end of February to Early April weather is so confusing. You will start the morning bundled in your largest Mountain-Horse Puffer Jacket, and by 4PM it’s a t-shirt. I’ve just learned that this type of weather has a name, “transitional weather.” So while Spring styles are coming out, I thought I’d share my go-to “transitional weather” attire for the barn. (Click the images to see where I found the best selection or price!)
In honor of the first year of adding a complete horsey addition to the blog, I thought I would start a Holiday Gift Guide with the rider in mind. From large gifts under the tree to stocking-stuffers, these are my top picks for the modern equestrian who desires fit and comfort, usefulness, and a little extra. You’ll find links by clinking the title and/or photo image of the product attached! I’ve published this a little early, but as Black Friday and Sales are approaching, use this as a guide for your hard to gift rider! Comment any of your Holiday Wish List Items below!