New Year, New Boots by Madelyn Bricken

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Finding the perfect pair of riding boots is like trying to find the perfect man. Not really. But kind of… A few years ago, I made the decision to donate my competition boots. I had them custom made for me…

My Winter Jacket Picks

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Winter is here in full force and I can’t say I’m a fan.  I’m definitely a warm weather girl so I’m eagerly awaiting spring.  But in the meantime, we need that perfect winter coat that will keep us warm at…

Equestrian Knitwear from Mud Pie

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Equestrian pieces pop up all over the place these days especially with the snaffle bit detailing being so trendy right now.  I’m in love with these pieces from Mud Pie.  The colors are great and the styles are just super…

Review: L. Lavone Il Salto Silk Scarf

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L. Lavone is an equestrian lifestyle company that was established in 2014 to bring us luxurious items that will have you falling in love at first glance.  They specialize in gorgeous silk scarves featuring designs by artists who are inspired…

Review: Horze Reflective Boots

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With Daylight Savings Time change, it is now getting darker earlier each evening.  I’m not a fan of this since I do a lot of riding and training in the evenings.  The Horze Reflective Boots is something we should all…

Giveaway: Jump Girl by Leigh Hutton

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Today we are offering a signed paperback copy of the brand new book by Leigh Hutton!  JUMP GIRL is set in the glamorous and thrilling scene of international show jumping and tells the gripping story of foster teenager, Ebony Scott…

Day 12: Enter At A, LLC

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On the Twelfth Day of Christmas, Velvet Rider brought to me… a giveaway from Enter At A, LLC! Enter to win a Memory Bracelet from Enter At A, LLC made from your horse’s hair and in the color combo of…

Day 11: Draper Therapies

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On the Eleventh Day of Christmas, Velvet Rider brought to me… a giveaway from Draper Therapies! Enter to win 2 pairs of Recovery Wraps from Draper Therapies!  These wraps offer a therapeutic bandage for horses to be used in conjunction…

Day 10: Noble Outfitters

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On the 10th Day of Christmas, Velvet Rider brought to me… a giveaway from Noble Outfitters! Enter to win a pair of their Balance Riding Tights in the size and color of your choice!  These awesome breeches feature a Euro…

Day 9: Equestrianista Apparel

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On the Ninth Day of Christmas, Velvet Rider brought to me… a giveaway from Equestrianista Apparel! Enter for a chance to win their hottest new item the Fox Hunt sweater! This sweater is absolutely adorable featuring am embroidered horse jumping…

Day 8: Annie’s Equestrienne Apparel

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On the Eighth Day of Christmas, Velvet Rider brought to me… a giveaway from Annie’s Equestrienne Apparel! Annie’s has taken the equestrian world by storm this year and totally brightened our lives with their fun colors.  Enter to win a…

Day 7: Natalie Keller Reinert’s Ambition

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On the Seventh Day of Christmas, Velvet Rider brought to me… a giveaway from author Natalie Keller Reinert! Enter to win a signed paperback of her latest book, Ambition.  I read and wrote a review of this book a few…

Day Six: Ecolicious Equestrian

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On the Sixth Day of Christmas, Velvet Rider brought to me… a giveaway and special discount from Ecolicious Equestrian! Enter below to win 2 items from the brand new line for the rider from Ecolicious Equestrian!  You could win a…

Day 5: Nicker Bait

On the Fifth Day of Christmas, Velvet Rider brought to me… a giveaway and special discount from Nicker Bait! Enter below to win 3 one pound bags of treats in special holiday flavors from Nicker Bait!  If you haven’t tried…

Day 4: Bridle Bling

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On the Fourth Day of Christmas, Velvet Rider brought to me… a giveaway from Bridle Bling and special promo! Enter to win this amazing prize package that includes their sparkly Antique Charm bridle charm, these embellished spur straps, and one…

Day Three: Ziky Boutique

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On the Third Day of Christmas, Velvet Rider brought to me… a giveaway from Ziky Boutique!  Enter to win this beautiful Sweater Fleece Jacket in blue.  VR recently reviewed this jacket here and am so excited to bring you the…

Day Two: A Horse Box

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On the Second Day of Christmas, Velvet Rider brought to me… a giveaway from A Horse Box! Enter for your chance to win the December box.  All you have to do is follow the steps below in Rafflecopter  and bingo! …

On the First Day of Christmas: Asmar Equestrian

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On the First Day of Christmas, Velvet Rider brought to me… a giveaway from Asmar Equestrian and an amazing sale!  Enter for your chance to win their Infinity Scarf in black!  Trust me, this scarf is totally amazing.  You can…

Review: Horze Tendon Boots

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Boots are so important when riding to help protect our precious horse’s legs.  There are a ton on the market to choose from but not all come in a vast array of colors to choose from and are as affordable…

Review: Nice Filly Dappled Grey Silk Infinity Scarf

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I love to wear scarves in the winter, and I especially enjoy being able to incorporate an equestrian theme with them.  Nice Filly is a new equestrian business specializing in equestrian inspired jewelry and gifts, and their Dappled Grey Silk…

Black Friday Sales for Equestrians

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Who doesn’t love a good sale?  And Black Friday is the most exciting shopping day of the year!  I have rounded up a list of some pretty amazing sales happening at your favorite equestrian companies so check it out and…

Review: Noble Outfitters Winter Wear

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Winter is upon us, and it’s time to stock up on some cute winter riding clothes.  I don’t know about you, but when the temperature drops, it’s harder for me to feel motivated to head to the barn.  But when…

Hoof Prints: Equestrian Inspired Tees

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I always enjoy bringing new equestrian businesses to you, and Hoof Prints is just!  They specialize in equestrian tees that are both fun and unique.  Love bright colors and cool designs?  Then you will love Hoof Prints.  I received the…

Review: 20×60 Equestrian Socks

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As equestrians, we all know that socks are extremely important to our daily activities.  Wearing boots with no socks?  No thanks!  So it’s very important to choose amazingly comfortable and functional socks.  I am happy to introduce to you the…