Inspirational gifts for her
Does the prospect of putting together your Christmas shopping list, fill you with dread? It's not unusual to feel the pressure to find the perfect gift, especially when shopping for an equestrian! Whether your equestrian is new to horse riding or has years of experience, you can use our ultimate guide to find the best Christmas present even if you know nothing about horses yourself!
As with most financial matters in life, your budget is key. Always set a budget. Once you set a Christmas budget, do your best to stick to it otherwise you’ll end up fretting about it!
Once you start to look at some options, make sure you aren't paying too much or too little. The gift doesn't have to be expensive. Remember it's the thought that counts.
Then think about what sort of gift you want to buy for your equestrian. Is it:
- Something they want
- Something they need
- Something they wear?
You’re almost there! Then you just need to know what type of gift you’re trying to buy, ie the “Main Present”, “Just a little something”, a stocking filler, a Secret Santa etc. And then you’ll finally be ready to start scouring the internet!
For budgets £100+
The ultimate equestrian coat
EQUUS Grantchester Riding Coat
Stylish, practical and created with the features riders need.
The best-selling equestrian coat
A warm, waterproof coat designed for winter weather conditions.
The must-have equestrian footwear
Ariat Wythburn Waterproof Boots
Beautifully made country or equestrian boot.
For budgets £50-£100+
The perfect mid-layer for riders
Ariat Tek Team Half Zip Sweatshirt
A must-have for all-weather riders
LeMieux Drytex Waterproof Silicone Full Seat Breeches
Warm, waterproof and windproof, these riding breeches are perfect for all-weather riding.
The warm and versatile yard boots
Woof Wear Long Yard Boots
For budgets £25-£50
The rider's favourite base layer
LeMieux Base Layer
Highly comfortable base layer perfect for matchy matchy looks.
The equestrian's best glove
Roeckl Winter Chester.
Warm winter riding gloves, perfect as a horsey Christmas gift.
Riding tights great for all day in the saddle
Equetech Inspire Silicone Knee Patch Riding Tights
Comfortable and supportive for riding days.
For budgets under £25
Winter warmth for dedicated equestrians
Equetech Riding Hat Thermal Liner
Stylish hat silk
LeMieux Hat Silk
Smart and stylish hat silk that has a luxurious detachable faux fur pom pom. Available in a lovely choice of colours.
The warmest socks ever!
Woof Wear Winter Riding Socks
Wool blend makes a naturally thermal and hard wearing sock.
And if you’re not sure...
… what to buy, why not opt for an EQUUS Gift Card. Available in £5, £10, £25, £50 and £100 denominations.
If all else fails…
Try asking friends or family members. They may approach your gift dilemma from another point of view and help you to think of a gift idea that you might not have thought of yourself. You could always ask the recipient themselves what they’d like. This way at least you know they’ll genuinely appreciate/be able to use what they receive!
And if you get really stuck, just give EQUUS a ring and we’ll help you find the perfect horsey gift. Our number is 01438 869442.