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My black plaited reins arrived!!!

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  • My black plaited reins arrived!!!

    Hard to find, but I ordered these from the UK and they are here. Really nice leather! Just thought anyone else who is a plaited reins aficianodo might appreciate this

    https://www.rideawaystore.com/en-US/...PI+Rideaway+US

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    Jeffries tack is great. It will last forever (or until a horse chews on it...)

    Congrats on the reins. Despite loving my large flat plain leather ones, I always wanted to try a pair of this type of plaited ones.

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    • #3
      Originally posted by alibi_18 View Post
      Jeffries tack is great. It will last forever (or until a horse chews on it...)

      Congrats on the reins. Despite loving my large flat plain leather ones, I always wanted to try a pair of this type of plaited ones.
      I live in the Ottawa Valley and have a set of black plaited reins that is collecting dust. Not Jeffries, but barely used. If you are interested, please PM.

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      • #4
        good to know! I'm a convert from the hunter/jumper world, so I am all about some braided reins and fancy stitching

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        • #5
          I just got the same pair from the local tack shop! Put them on my new PS of Sweden bridle. Love them!

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          • #6
            Well shoot, now I think I need a pair of those.

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            • #7
              Originally posted by alibi_18 View Post
              Jeffries tack is great. It will last forever (or until a horse chews on it...)

              Congrats on the reins. Despite loving my large flat plain leather ones, I always wanted to try a pair of this type of plaited ones.
              Yes, Jeffries tack is great! I want a pair of plaited reins that a horse won't chew on.... and which comes with someone else who has a toothbrush and infinite time to clean 'em. I didn't see that accessory on their website. Can I order that?
              The armchair saddler
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                Originally posted by Somantu View Post
                I just got the same pair from the local tack shop! Put them on my new PS of Sweden bridle. Love them!
                Well I've never seen any sold in the US. Anywhere. But then you are in Canada!!!

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                • #9
                  Originally posted by mvp View Post


                  .... and which comes with someone else who has a toothbrush and infinite time to clean 'em. I didn't see that accessory on their website. Can I order that?
                  Hahaha.

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                    #10
                    I'm planning to hire a scantily clad cabana boy to clean my tack, prepare sumptuous drinks, and do my bidding as it were.

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                    • #11
                      Does any tack shop sell them in the US? I have a brown pair, would love a black pair. I do love riding with them and prefer them to other reins.
                      "My treasures do not chink or gleam, they glitter in the sun and neigh at night."

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                        JS I looked all over the US and could not find any in black. I don't know why not but just don't have em. It was easy to order from the link I posted in England and the reins are very nice quality.

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                          Originally posted by Mukluk View Post
                          I'm planning to hire a scantily clad cabana boy to clean my tack, prepare sumptuous drinks, and do my bidding as it were.
                          Oh, yes. Facing away from me with a nice booty while he's scrubbing the reins, side-to-side.

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                            #14
                            Still Looking for the cabana boy. Seems they are hard to come by in my neck of the woods.

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                            • #15
                              Stubben also has them with either hook stud or buckles. RideAway is great! I was just there while on holiday in the UK

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                              • #16
                                I was at Fennells Tack in Lexington on Saturday. They had a lovely pair of plaited reins. In black.
                                www.fennells.com/

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                                • #17
                                  Originally posted by lorilu View Post
                                  I was at Fennells Tack in Lexington on Saturday. They had a lovely pair of plaited reins. In black.
                                  www.fennells.com/
                                  Im not seeing black on their web site, maybe I’ve missed them.
                                  "My treasures do not chink or gleam, they glitter in the sun and neigh at night."

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                                    #18
                                    Originally posted by lorilu View Post
                                    I was at Fennells Tack in Lexington on Saturday. They had a lovely pair of plaited reins. In black.
                                    www.fennells.com/
                                    They picture black and brown if you enter plaited reins, however, the only color choice appears to be brown. I tell you it just isn't easy!!!

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                                      I did find a pair of Bobby’s at the TackZone, has anyone ordered from them?
                                      "My treasures do not chink or gleam, they glitter in the sun and neigh at night."

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                                      • #20
                                        Originally posted by Mukluk View Post

                                        They picture black and brown if you enter plaited reins, however, the only color choice appears to be brown. I tell you it just isn't easy!!!
                                        If you contact Fennells or Freedman's, they will make you whatever you want. They made me a pair of black plaited pony reins for my kids in two different thickness, one for snaffle and one for curb. I have purchased plaited reins from both companies for about 20 years now in black and brown.
                                        "Anyone who tries to make brownies without butter should be arrested." Ina Garten

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