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  • French Blue Hunt Coat?

    Does anyone still make one in this color? I haven't seen one around. Would need a size 4.

  • #2
    You don't see them often anymore! Haha.


    • #3
      I have an RJ that was made in 2007... it might still be around either through consignment or someone having one in a backroom. Mine has a very subtle mint lining. I love French blue coats; I don't know why they aren't made that much any more.


      • #4
        Same, I think they look nice! I might just bring them back this season if I can find one.


        • #5
          A few years ago Tailored Sportman made a gorgeous French Blue plaid with a subtle violet line through it, it was stunning.


          • #6
            All people have to do to make them "in" again is start wearing them. I, for one, think French blue looks amazing on many colors of horse. Of course, I like dark chocolate, too.
            A proud friend of bar.ka.


            • #7
              I agree that if more people start wearing them they will be In again.
              I really like them. Start wearing them.


              • #8
                Haha all the COTH-ers should start wearing them and make them come back.


                • #9
                  Yes, and please wear rust breeches with them!
                  Some days the best thing about my job is that the chair spins.


                  • #10
                    I have on from RJ Classics and it's my favorite!


                    • #11
                      Originally posted by WB Mom View Post
                      Yes, and please wear rust breeches with them!
                      Because you asked and because my other ammie barnmates will roll their eyes and go, "ugh, Ohhhhhhhhhhh Pony + an inch, why." ....

                      http://a8.sphotos.ak.fbcdn.net/hphot..._4058500_n.jpg The horse, the coat, and the breeches got rained on initially, but I loved rocking the rust + french blue coat on my chestnut mare. She looked so fab and old school in the adult ammies!


                      • #12
                        I also had one by RJ classics. I sold it when it no longer fit- well, a year after it didn't fit because I loved it so. If I could find one that better suits my shape I'd get it in a heartbeat.
                        "I'm not always sarcastic. Sometimes I'm asleep." - Harry Dresden

                        Amy's Stuff - Rustic chic and country linens and decor
                        Support my mom! She's gotta finance her retirement horse somehow.


                        • Original Poster

                          Originally posted by Sarah Rachel View Post
                          You don't see them often anymore! Haha.
                          Shoot - none left in my size. I will have to troll the used coats. I would love an RJ classics since those fit (IMO) better than the TS coats. TS coats always fit me kind of boxy.


                          • #14
                            JustWorld International rider ambassador coats are French blue (I think? Can't think of a better way to describe the shade) - become an ambassador and wear french blue with a cause!

                            Edit: No, never mind, I don't think I can get away with calling it French blue...way too bright. Either way, it's a good cause!
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                            • #15
                              I have an older RJ Classics one too and still love it. I think it's looks so pretty with my bay mare...


                              • Original Poster

                                Originally posted by carasmom View Post
                                I have an older RJ Classics one too and still love it. I think it's looks so pretty with my bay mare...
                                Yes - that's the color I'm wanting! Do you hear me RJ Classics bring it back!


                                • #17
                                  Originally posted by supershorty628 View Post
                                  JustWorld International rider ambassador coats are French blue (I think? Can't think of a better way to describe the shade) - become an ambassador and wear french blue with a cause!

                                  Edit: No, never mind, I don't think I can get away with calling it French blue...way too bright. Either way, it's a good cause!
                                  I absolutely love the justworld coats!the ambassador program sounds really neat, I'll have to look into that!


                                  • #18
                                    My favorite coat is a french blue with a gorgeous lining to match. It has a very light gold pin striping. Its an RJ Classic that I bought in 2007 or 08. It was a treat to myself for when my mare was ready to move up to 3'. I was so proud of that thing. Needless to say my mare got injured and we never did show again. Have a new filly now and hopefully this summer I'll get to actually take the tags off and wear it.


                                    • #19
                                      I have a GP that is that color; it's one of my favorites!!!!
                                      We move pretty fast for some rabid garden snails.


                                      • #20
                                        I also have a Grand Prix in French Blue. It is two years old, but my favorite. I wear it all the time. The one color I am a little wary to wear (pardon the pun) is hunter green. I still have it, but haven't worn it in a few years. Thoughts on hunter green? Should I pack it for FL?