Summer breeze

We’ve been blessed with some truly glorious hot summer days over here, but fickle as the Swiss weather is, this morning the temperate dropped all of a sudden towards early spring levels and it was truly a bit chiller than I thought it would be. I need to take my own advice and be prepared…

Peaches ‘n cream

Sweeten up your Monday with a bit of peaches and cream. A super summer street to stable look that will have you kicking off your week in style. The inspiration for this look came from the wonderful color pallet in the Becksondergaard Edith scarf. I combined a bright peach T shirt by True Religion with…

Life’s a beach

Summer weekends are all about enjoying the wonderful early morning rides and long beach afternoons. Take your #rootd to the beach with a few simple swaps of shorts and shoes. When riding combine your black Pikeur Prisca breeches with a blush pink Lacoste polo shirt and black rider essentials like the KASK Dogma Carbon Light…

Hello Heritage!

I’ve got to admit, Eskadron is the absolute master at putting together exquisite color combinations. The grooming bag of their heritage collection was the inspiration for this classic heritage summertime #rootd. The hint of mauve is matched by the gorgeous new Ego 7 full seat grip breeches and a silk and cashmere scarf. Combine it…

Secret garden

Have you seen the latest Hydrangea print range by Dolce & Gabbana? It’s so wonderfully dreamy, floral and ethereal I just can’t get enough of it! I found the perfect sporty yet stylish piece to incorporate in a Monday morning #rootd : check out this super comfy and cool hoodie!  Wear it with basic beige…

Blue steel

Sometimes I can’t resist a good deal… so when I saw that these Horze crescendo grey denim breeches were on sale I just had to press ‘put in cart’ ….  Then of course the very first thing I did was to figure out all the stuff ways to style it out. I’ve shown one of…

Piaffe to pool

We’ve been enjoying some absolutely gorgeous summer days over here – how about you? The best thing after training a few horses in this the heat is the prospect of being able to dive in a nice cool pool after a long day. One way to maximise you pool time is to already bring your…

Game, set and match

Here’s a little ode to one of my guilty pleasures… watching tennis… I just love it, not sure why, but I do! Summer is always the best of tennis seasons and because today marks the first day of the tennis tournaments of tennis tournaments, Wimbledon, I thought I’d bring you a tennis themed #rootd. The…

My competition style special

Today was our very first competition day where we had the perfect storm of everything that could go wrong at your very first test: horse refusing to load (while normally walking on happily without a care in the world), the worst weather (rain, rain, rain and more rain) and dogs walking through the arena during…

That Fri-yay feeling

Anybody else got that fabulous Fri-yay feeling? I certainly do: looking forward to a fun filled weekend of my very first dressage competition, drinks with friends and lounging at home watching movies. I love trying to find that fine balance between comfort, technical features and style which then results in the perfect casual weekend #rootd….

Color mountain

It might be dreary rainy cool summer day, but this Stella McCartney Colorful mountain print jacket can brighten up anyone’s ride. Wear it with some classy and sophisticated black items like a Nike sports tank top and a pair of BR Equestrian Sequoia full seat breeches. Continue the black themes in your rider accessories with…

Grapefruit and lime

Fresh citrus shades make for a fabulous summer #rootd: add a twist of lime to your grapefruit today! I love these Uniqlo women’s rayon blouses. They’re the lightweight and have an airy texture. The feminine, flowing silhouette is great for both street and stable. And… they’re washable as well as wrinkle-resistant for easy care. Wear it…