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Tacky, Tacky, Tack

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  • Tacky, Tacky, Tack

    what were these tack-makers thinking??? Note: this is not my blog- i have no idea who wrote the posts

    some of these saddles are actually ok, but there are a few that are headache-giving: http://tackytackoftheday.blogspot.co...ch/label/Bling


    Somebody got creative with the shape of dressage saddles :http://tackytackoftheday.blogspot.co...ch/label/Blues

    Green! ...but icky green:http://tackytackoftheday.blogspot.co...se-twitch.html

  • #2
    I like the dressage saddles. I think they are interesting.

    He is total garbage! Quick! Hide him on my trailer (Petstorejunkie).


    • Original Poster

      They are cool, but they are a little weird...


      • #4
        The dressage saddles look very Star Trek to me. I could see Captain Kirk riding in one while visiting a planet of horse people.


        • #5
          Well that explains it; I'm a Trekkie! BTW Captain Picard has his own saddle, and out there in the future future it was quite a conventional leather AP saddle.

          He is total garbage! Quick! Hide him on my trailer (Petstorejunkie).


          • #6
            This epitomizes Tacky Tack:

            "My biggest fear is that when I die my husband is going to try to sell all my horses and tack for what I told him they cost."


            • #7
              O.M.G. it's like watching a train wreck. I can't tear my eyes away from the awfulness!!!!!
              Holy crap, how does Darwin keep missing you? ~Lauruffian


              • #8
                LOL the stripper pole tack...

                Betcha the trailer has the girly mud flaps as well.


                • #9
                  The 9 year old I babysit for has a bridle with zebra print and pink jewel hearts on it. Yeah it's really tacky but she's 9 so I guess it's ok. And then I learned that her mom lets her show in it!


                  • #10
                    There are not enough barf bags in the world to contain the vomitus post viewing Tacky Tack. Oy

                    <>< Sorrow Looks Back. Worry Looks Around. Faith Looks Up! -- Being negative only makes a difficult journey more difficult. You may be given a cactus, but you don't have to sit on it.


                    • #11
                      Sadly, I can see my son's father and/or his idiot brother using the stripper tack. Ugh.


                      • #12
                        That one dressage saddle looks like they skinned Kermit and made him a saddle!
                        F O.B
                        Resident racing historian ~~~ Re-riders Clique
                        Founder of the Mighty Thoroughbred Clique


                        • Original Poster

                          stripper tack? somehow i missed this! ...thats weird...


                          • #14
                            Now c'mon, pimps have to ride something.
                            "Sic Gorgiamus Allos Subjectatos Nunc"


                            • #15
                              You make fun of the bling tack and others die laughing that the English folk ride in suits and top hats! To each his own.

                              I personally think some of the stuff looks pretty fun and I would have loved that diversity in tack when I was a little girl.

                              Per the stripper shank......well, at least one could identify straight away that the guy was an asshole!! Just as telling as the stripper truck mud flaps!


                              • #16
                                Originally posted by PRS View Post
                                I think someone needs to develop some tack with this as "payback":

                                "smile a lot can let us ride happy,it is good thing"

                                My CANTER blog.


                                • #17
                                  Originally posted by caffeinated View Post
                                  I think someone needs to develop some tack with this as "payback":

                                  "My biggest fear is that when I die my husband is going to try to sell all my horses and tack for what I told him they cost."


                                  • #18
                                    Stop, this is giving me nightmares.....


                                    • #19
                                      Anyone have the website for the OMEGA company? I want one and can't find them.
                                      Groom to trainer: "Where's the glamour? You promised me glamour!"


                                      • #20
                                        Check it: http://www.ebay.com/itm/12-Pink-Leat...ht_1361wt_1037

                                        Complete with running martingale! ...I think I had this set for Barbie's horse. (Anyone remember the white one with a purple mane and hooves? I called mine "Rosebud.")

                                        ETA: I am less creative than I thought. The horse's name was actually Rosebud on the box: http://images1.americanlisted.com/nl...ge_7648875.jpg
                                        LEGADO DE RIOS