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Show sheet and stable blanket in custom colors - what are my options?

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  • Show sheet and stable blanket in custom colors - what are my options?

    It seems like the Blue Ribbon sheets and blankets can be customized to almost any color combination - but are there any other alternatives? I would like to have a show sheet and stable blanket in my barn colors, but I can't seem to find any that don't cost an arm and a leg.

    Also, does anyone out there know the difference between the Blue Ribbon West line and their regular line? The "West" sheet is quite a bit less $$ than the regular sheet.


  • #2
    Saratoga Horseworks

    Curvon (makers of Baker blankets)

    Triple Crown Custom

    The Clothes Horse and Integrity Linens are options also, but they'll be more expensive.


    • #3
      You could contact Brubachers Tackshop up here in Canada. They do lovely custom stuff and their prices seem very reasonable and are nice folks to deal with.


      • #4
        Clothes Horse is not only gorgeous but wonderful to work with.
        "The Son Dee Times" "Sustained" "Somerset" "Franklin Square"


        • #5
          You could try Schnieders. SStack.com We love it!


          • #6
            Clothes Horse clothes are absolutely gorgeous, and personally I think they're worth the price, but they are expensive. I have seen other's Blue Ribbon coolers and they're pretty, but they don't offer the braided/twisted silver piping that I wanted, so I went with Clothes Horse.


            • #7
              YAY!!! Thank you to everyone that suggested The Clothes Horse! <3

              As Katrina's marketing person, I'm very biased but need to say that you just can not compare the quality. Everything will be done to your specifications, down to the smallest detail.

              (plus, we have some awesome deals now and market down items!!!) Go "like" us on facebook and read the latest email that I link to the facebook page for details!!!
              Randee Beckman ~Otteridge Farm, LLC (http://on.fb.me/1iJEqvR)~ Marketing Manager - The Clothes Horse & Jennifer Oliver Equine Insurance Specialist


              • #8
                Custom stable blankets.


                • #9
                  If you like the look of custom, matching horse clothes, here are a couple of ideas: choose a color that is easy to find in "stock" clothing, such as navy blue or hunter green. Work with a custom maker (I'm a Clothes Horse fan) and have them design you a beautiful custom show blanket. Fill in with items that you can buy non custom but will match your custom piece. I have a beatiful custom blanket with plaid Baker piping. Under that, I use an inexpensive, stock Baker plaid sheet. Your other pieces (scrims, coolers) can be stock items to go with your custom pieces if you pick the right basic color.


                  • #10
                    I would highly suggest Equitex's new custom blanket line. The quality is great and so are the prices.

                    I am actually the sales manager and can come to your barn to go over swatches with you if you want. Pm me if you want more info !


                    • #11
                      Jack's makes lovely, cheap blankets in custom colors. I don't have experience with their stable sheets and blankets, but I got a lovely Dennison anti-sweat done with custom piping and trim (for something like only $20 more than the stock color purchase price) 7 years ago that still looks practically new.


                      • #12
                        The Country Saddler does beautiful custom horse clothing and I have found them to be reasonably priced and great to work with!
                        We move pretty fast for some rabid garden snails.


                        • Original Poster

                          thank you!

                          I am overwhelmed with all the great ideas, thanks so much everyone! Looks like I have my research assignments!!


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                            • #15
                              here is the link to their website for ordering.


                              • #16
                                And remember, The Clothes Horse is happy to send you swatches of whatever it is you're considering. Katrina is an expert and will also happily suggest what goes well with what!
                                Randee Beckman ~Otteridge Farm, LLC (http://on.fb.me/1iJEqvR)~ Marketing Manager - The Clothes Horse & Jennifer Oliver Equine Insurance Specialist


                                • #17
                                  RaDon is excellant.


                                  • #18
                                    You might try contacting Colleen Litof. She has a woman in Virginia making made-to-order horse clothing that is absolutely beautiful. Her contact info is: colleen.litof@gmail.com


                                    • #19
                                      I am obviously impaired, but what is the Clothes Horse's page on FB? I keep getting random "fashion" pages which of course is nothing I'm interested in.


                                      • #20
                                        The Clothes Horse is usually the least expensive option in custom, because it includes all of your trim options!!


                                        hopefully that works!