Taking Stella for a ride

The Stella McCartney newsletter dropped into my inbox this week and I was overjoyed to see her great Spring design featuring the best horse print I have seen in a long time. Stella herself is quite the avid equestrian, animal lover, vegetarian and fashionista, making her a perfect fit to be featured in the stylish…

Harper’s knows best

I came across a great article yesterday featuring the top magical horse-fashion moments as featured in Harper’s Bazaar. For the full article check out: Saddle up: Horses in Bazaar. I got inspired by one of the pictures in the article and took on the challenge to turn this spectacular fashion statement into an actual wearable look. Starting…

A touch of floral

   Add a touch of floral to start your week in style. Highlighting the floral pattern with a The North Face vest and a high street Bordeaux jacket. Keeping the accessories classy with De Niro brown boots, a Ralph Lauren belt, Roeckl gloves, Spooks beanie and Samshield helmet. Finished off with one of my personal favorites: the Pikeur latasha full seat breech. Happy Monday and enjoy your…

Classy camo

   Keeping it classy while sporting a cool camo bomber. Styling camo fashion items can be tricky, you need to keep it classy otherwise it could look like you raided the local army dump. Work with basic color combo’s (can’t go wrong with black) and classy pieces to balance out the look. A great way…

Street to stable

   How often wouldn’t you have loved to have gone from the high street street straight to the stables?  With this outfit you can!  The Pikeur breeches are high quality denim and could give any skinny jean a run for their money. Combine this with the beautiful Celeris bespoke cognac boot, a chunky knit sweater and then finish it…

Functional and fabulous

   How does one survive -10c epic winter conditions without ending up looking like a marshmallow? Well, here you have it: smart layering with technical heat gear and a great set of winter classics should get you through the cold day at the stables just fine. Start with thermal heat gear  Uniqlo has great quality affordable thermal…

A pop of color

   Mid January is probably the gloomiest of all times of the year. Just after the holiday lights and cheer, we are all back to the daily grind in the worst cold and gray weather imaginable. Why not add a bit of cheer to your riding out for with a pop of color? Not too…

Let it snow

Some great winter favorites to keep you warm. It has just started to snow here and I would love to have that long Pikeur down coat to keep me warm today. One of my personal favorites is paring a plaid shirt with your breeches to give a casual fashionable twist to your riding outfit. Give…

Ready for a rainy day in shades of gray

     I looked out of the window this morning and was treated to the view of yet another gray rainy day. If you can’t beat’m, then why not join’m! A full classy look. To match the gray weather. A great office to barn look with a layered gray and white top, paired with the…

Warm and soft winter beiges

Gotta love a good winter white, or better yet, winter beige in all tones imaginable. A great fan of Pikeur, I have featured vest, riding breaches as well as thermal shirt. All tried and tested in Swiss winter weather and surely personal favorites. The Ariat boots will keep you looking great while keeping your toes…

Kicking off 2016 in style

Every year Pantone provides us with a color of the year. A color guide linked to the latest trends in fashion and in tune with the world we live in right now. The colors for 2016 are Rose Quartz and Serenetity: a color combination symbolizing a softer touch, a fresh outlook on the world and…