What a poorly made piece.
The first thing you learn when sewing patterns is to cut the pieces so as not to inturrupt the pattern.
The panel is cut perpendicular, the stirrup keeper is cut at an angle and the cover over the stirrup bar is at an angle.
Nothing screams class like fake snakeskin (not!)
Announcing "I'm Offended!" is Basically telling the world that you can not control your own emotions so everyone else should have to do it for you.