Poppy Power

Poppies are by far my favourite flowers: the have a powerful color, beautiful shapes, they’ll thrive anywhere, are extremely resilient and will come back stronger every year. Need some poppy power in your #rootd today? Start with the magnificent Dolce & Gabbana poppy shirt, paired with hot red Equi-theme breeches. Then, add on a customized Samshield…

Let’s dance

Dressage, or horse riding in general is often described as ballet dance between horse and rider. Why not dress the part with this ballet inspired #rootd? The hero of this outfit is the blush pink wrap sweater by Etro – subtle, beautiful and with a wink to the ballet warm-up wraps worn by ballerina’s all…

Special edition:The stylish equestrian for Maria Gress

Meet Maria Gress, a member of the Ukrainian Dressage team and a young lady with an inspirational point of view. She’s 22 years old and has had a keen interest in dressage since she rode a horse for the first time in her life. For more than ten years she has been training each day, working towards…

Darker than black

Even in summer time, we sometimes just want to wear our trusted, stylish, fits with everything black. When you’re going for the timeless and classy (yet maybe a bit gloomy) all black look, then make sure you do it in style. Start with the most elegant pair of black breeches you can find, like this…

Rose Quartz and Serenity

Late 2015 Pantone released the colours for 2016: Rose Quartz – a blush pinky hue and Serenity – baby blue at it’s best. You know what? They were right, this colour combo results in a great spring/summer #rootd. The Markus Lupfur blossom lightweight bomber is the ultimate Rose Quartz and Serenity combo, which goes perfectly…

The Suedette

Suede fringe jackets are super hot right now. Wouldn’t you want to include one in your #rootd? I would! Proudly introducing the ‘Suedettte’. This tan fringe ‘suedette’ cardigan is from Dorothy Perkins and has the great benefit of being not only gorgeous, but also affordable and washable. Pair it with a flowy white tank top by…

Special edition: The stylish equestrian for Jordan Sonnenberg

Jordan Sonnenberg is one of those inspirational young riders who manages to combine academics and work with an equestrian lifestyle and a sense of immaculate style. Jordan has been riding since she was 11 (she’s currently 20). She is in the fortunate position to own two fabulous warmbloods. A 13 year old Westphalian/Hanoverian named Cali (California Dreamer)…

Mellow yellow

Some days call for that perfect mix edginess, sophistication and color… well here you have it! Edgier than edgy is the epic Tight Pant Tall Boots shirt by Phyllis Stein – LOVE it! And what about this grey Cromo T Helmet by KEP Italia? Edgy, right? Sophistication comes with the super comfortable (washable!) jersey grey…

Lemonade

We all have days that we wish we had the recipe for making lemonade out of sour lemons. Maybe, just maybe a little lemon inspired #rootd can serve as that special ingredient to perk up your day. Dolce & Gabbana offers an amazing selection this season of fruity fabulousness including this lemon print top, which…

Tropical dream

For the days when daydreaming about a tropical paradise just isn’t enough. Wear your favorite holiday destination inspired look to the barn today. Annie’s Equestrienne apparel probably does the best colored breeches I have ever seen: real showstoppers that are also technically excellent with a grippy full seat.My tropical paradise dream starts with this pair…

Go West!

Go West this weekend, with this super stylish Western inspired outfit that will make you look good riding any discipline or just hanging out around the barn. The sleeveless plaid shirt by NSF EXCLUSIVE. is the perfect mix of Western cool and fashion chic. Perfectly combined with a pair of Jodphur breeches by an the amazing and innovative…

Special Edition: The stylish equestrian for Lucia Rapalyea

Lucia Rapalyea has been fascinated with the dressage since her early days as a Pony Clubber. She grew up in Salisbury, New Hampshire and graduated from Johnson & Wales University with a bachelor’s degree in Equine Business Management. She spent a year as a working student in Holland for Dutch Olympic rider Bert Rutten and upon arrival, selected a…