Pretty in Pink Collection - Finishing
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Leather Pretty in Pink Collection is a favorite with
women who ride horses. Rather than excessive amounts
of pink tack, just enough bling for good taste is
added to a great English Bridle leather of brown.
Sterling silver plated conchos with light rose
Swarovski Crystals set in pewter rings and etched
nickel over brass spots give a fashionable flair.
Handcrafted, with stainless steel hardware.
you can own a high-end look and feel, without quite
the high-end price. AND, a portion of the
proceeds will go directly to breast cancer research.
This weather resistant
leather makes excellent barn or arena tack. Enduring, still
with attractive looks.
HAND TACK - Weaver Brand puts its tack through a
special burnishing process. Burnishing polishes the
leather for a smooth, rich look, seals the leather
for weather resistance and gives each product an
excellent feel that cannot be achieved any other
are often asked, "How often do I need to clean,
or oil, my tack?" My mind's first response is
always, "As often as it needs it."
Seriously, there are people who just don't know. I
have been with horse lovers that probably have not
conditioned their horse equipment since they brought
it home the first time. Leather is skin that has
been treated to make it useful. Like the skin on
your body, it needs to be cleaned and moisturized by
natural oils. As long as your skin is attached, your
body's moisture will keep it supple. When you get a
blister, and it begins to peel, you notice it gets
hard and easily falls apart. The skin has cut itself
off from the moisture and it's soon gone. Leather is
the same way.
in the habit of wiping down my tack every time I
finished for the day, before I went to eat supper.
Working with it daily, you can see the subtle
changes. Sweat, salt, rain, dry weather, all can
crack it. I keep a rag in a jar that is laden with
Lexol, but...Weaver Wipes are even smarter! I clean off all mud and grime by water hose,
then wipe dry with an old towel and then apply
another light coat of oil. Every now and again, it
might need a deep cleaning. But by doing it all
along, I get much better results by good treatment
you have students, friends who always want to ride,
or "hangers-around", a great way to
introduce them to tools of the trade is to have them
condition the tack. Just like grooming the horses,
they gain confidence through familiarity. You get
...However, if you choose not to take care of your
stuff, we always have more to sell, & really
need the money! God Bless, CC