The latest edition of Equestrian Life features zillions of ideas for Christmas gifts, plus readers can WIN over 75 prizes!
We do not have room in the magazine for all of the gift ideas we receive, so here are many more to inspire you!
Give the gift of fun this season!
With Christmas looming on the horizon it is time to get organised and purchase those all-important presents! With their stylish, fashionable and fun designs, Carrots provides a one-stop shop for the perfect gifts for adults and children alike!
For elegant equestrians the Country Gloves selection from Carrots offers a range of chic, quality gloves ideal for country lifestyle. In particular the Snaffle Bit Gloves come in either Black Leather or Grey Tartan and either style makes the perfect gift for both equestrian and non-equestrian countryside lovers. Gift recipients are sure to give the thumbs up if they unwrap these Gloves this festive season! Priced at £20 for the Grey Tartan style and £25 for the Black Leather style.
For the perfect stocking filler, or token gift for an equestrian enthusiast the brand new Gorjuss range ticks all the boxes! The magical design brings an ethereal tone to everyday items, including Pencil Cases, Notepads, Trinket Tins and Mugs. Each item features an enchanting and joyful design to bring a touch of equestrian festivity to Christmas gifts this year! Prices start at £6.
Or why not have a bit of fun with the Christmas Pudding Hat Cover? Sure to raise a smile on the gloomiest winter day or perfect for fancy dress or the Boxing Day ride. Made from 90% nylon and 10% elastane the Christmas Pudding Hat Cover is one size only, designed to fit on any skullcap, so suits all ages! Available for just £15 the Christmas Pudding Hat Cover provides an ideal “Secret Santa” present for the crowd at the yard or any fun-filled horse lover!
Search through plenty more Christmas present ideas suitable for your equestrian friends and family by visiting www.carrotsequestrian.co.uk or calling 01245 445362 to find your local stockist.
For riders with larger calves, new Broadland Boots make the perfect Christmas gift. The stylish boots are made using nubuck leather and have antibacterial, moisture wicking linings. They have YKK side zips and clever stretch panels at the back for a great fit that allows flexibility as needed. They are perfect for riding at home as they can be used in the saddle and on the stable yard.
Broadland Boots are available in brown in sizes 3-12, in standard and wide calf widths, and prices start from £189.99.
Children’s Shetland Half Chaps
Amara chaps available in eight great colour combinations, Tuffa’s Shetland Half Chaps are ideal for day to day riding and make a great Christmas gift.
The chaps are made using Amara, a faux suede that’s easy to care for and comfortable to wear. They have contrasting colour trim, elasticated foot skirts that go around the boots and feature fun pony logos that are different for each size.
Children’s Shetland Half Chaps are available in sizes S-XL, in red/black, black/silver, chocolate brown/golden brown, raspberry/navy, baby blue/pink, purple/grey, pink/navy, pink/grey and grey/purple. Prices start from £15.99. Matching Shetland Gloves are also available.
Tuffa’s Boot Toppers are a super way to add a fun twist to a pair of boots at the same time as keeping feet warm- a great stocking filler this festive season at under £20. These stunning boot toppers combine a fleece inner with faux fur trim around the top in three different designs: Gold Jaguar (spotted), Black Frost (silver/black) and Silver Wolf (silver/brown).
Boot Toppers are available in Gold Jaguar, Black Frost, and Silver Wolf, and have a RRP of £18.99 each.
For more information on Tuffa see www.tuffaboots.com, email firstname.lastname@example.org call 01953 880914
Looking for reasons to be jolly this Christmas? Then check out on-line retailer Dressage Deluxe for a host of great Christmas gift ideas from a fiver upwards!
FIVE POUNDS AND ABOVE
Dressage Deluxe Gift Vouchers make the ideal gift for those difficult to buy for friends and family and starting at £5.00, you won’t break the bank for a great gift!
This beautiful Crystal Bun Net is a super stocking filler, which will certainly add a touch of glamour to a competition outfit. The ultra fine net has tiny crystals scattered throughout, and is available in light or dark shades of bun net with a choice of crystal colour. RRP: £7.50
TEN POUNDS AND ABOVE
These Crystal Fleece Bandages will bring ‘bling’ to prize giving’s, your pre-test warm-up or even lessons! Available in White, Black, Navy, Lilac, Light Grey Melange and Dark Grey, each bandage has exquisite crystal crown detailing near the Velcro closure. Sold in pairs. RRP: £24.00
This super stylish Pikeur Snowflake Hat is part of the new Pikeur collection which celebrates winter with their chic take on a snowflake woven pattern. Available in Black & Anthracite or Blackberry & Anthracite RRP: £21.50
The Dressage Deluxe Trailing Vine Stock features an enchanting vine pattern that runs throughout entire stock. A gorgeous gift without the designer price tag! RRP: £28.00 Available in White and Champagne
These Roeckl Polartec Gloves are a must have for winter riders! Styled in a Polartec, power stretch material they are incredibly warm, extremely comfortable and dry rapidly after becoming wet. Featuring a sticky palm for extra grip, they combine warmth with performance for a practical present that just keeps giving! Available in Black & Brown
Sizes 6 – 8.5 RRP: £26.00
FIFTY POUNDS AND OVER
This beautiful Dressage Deluxe Silver V Bar Stock Pin With Single Pearl would delight anyone on Christmas morning! Handcrafted in England, this pin comes in a White or Black pearl and is exclusive to Dressage Deluxe. RRP: £89.00
ONE HUNDRED POUNDS AND OVER
This striking Dressage Deluxe Swarovski Pearl Bracelet is yet another exclusive and has a solid Sterling Silver stirrup shaped ring and T-bar for fastening. Classic with a contemporary twist, this bracelet takes equestrian style to a new glamorous level! RRP: £99.00 Available in White, Pink & Grey Pearl.
Spoil someone rotten with this stunning Dressage Deluxe Diva Show Jacket. Featuring a cut-away front, this washable w
ool and Lycra mix jacket has been created to flatter, with its clever design and figure skimming tailoring, it adds extra inches to your leg length and not your hips! Made exclusively for Dressage Deluxe, it also features the brands’ signature Purple satin lining, brushed metal buttons and finished with a classical velvet collar. The perfect present for any dressage diva! RRP: £159.00 Colours: Navy & Black. Sizes 6 -14
OVER FIVE HUNDRED POUNDS
When it comes to celebrity rider trends, the Samshield hat collection is hot to trot! The Samshield Crystal Hat With 255 Crystals is bound to dazzle the judges and add sparkle to Christmas morning! RRP: £690.00. Sizes: 56 -59
Konigs Boots are another huge favourite amongst celebrity riders and these Konigs Grandgester Boots feature hand stitched seams, leather sole and heel cap, whalebone reinforcements and discreet zip for an elegant and timeless boot that will last many many more Christmas’s to come! RRP: £799.00 Available in 9 different colours.
As well as hundreds of other great gift ideas, Dressage Deluxe even allow you to create your very own “Christmas Wish List’ to help family and friends pick the ideal present for you and when it comes to wrapping your gifts, Dressage Deluxe will even do that for you, so all you need to do is sit back and relax in the knowledge that Dressage Deluxe have Christmas all wrapped up!
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