The Best of Wild Willys and Gitsies Coffee & Pastries

By Tori Weed If you’ve been to the Colorado Horse Park during their horse show season, there’s a good chance that you’ve stopped at the food vendor Wild Willys or the coffee/pastry shop Gitsies. And...

Nicole Lakin’s Barn Management Brain Child

By Emily Riden, Jump Media As a junior, Nicole Lakin was a self-proclaimed barn-rat – a description that only increased in accuracy when she started training with Stonehenge Stables and Max Amaya as a working...

Gitsie’s Specialty Coffee

By Mackenzie Shuman If you've shown at either HITS Ocala or Summer in the Rockies, the name Gitsie’s Specialty Coffee makes your mouth water. Their scrumptious sweets, splendid coffees and drinks, and delicious snacks are...

The Plaid Horse Ultimate Horse Show Packing List

By Izzy Feinstein As the start of the summer horse show season approaches, riders everywhere are preparing to travel to shows all across the country. Whether they will be at the show for a day...

THE WITHERS WINERY- A Toast to Inspiration

Find this story and more HERE in the TPH Feb. 2017 Stallion Issue! Written by Sissy Wickes For horse people perusing the wine racks of their favorite upscale wine store or paging through Wine Spectator, The...

Fleeceworks: Innovative Products and Natural Fabrics

By Eloise Dine Many of us on the hunter/jumper circuit (myself included) tend to stick to our favorite, tried-and-true brands of choice, especially when it comes to performance products for our horses. I’ve bought the...

Brandi Cyrus: Style Native with The Plaid Horse

Brandi Cyrus, model, on-air host and TV personality has contributed a style column photographed by Tausha Dickinson to each issue of The Plaid Horse since 2015. Brandi's league of social media followers...

TPH Review: Struck Breeches

By Liz Davoll | Photos by Hillary Oswald Growing up I wore one brand of breech, sworn to them they were classics. I would wear these breeches until the day I stopped riding. Then, something...

Stunning In Style Stock

From the 2016 September Issue of The Plaid Horse Magazine, read the entire issue HERE.  BY SISSY WICKES For centuries, equestrians have worn the ubiquitous stock tie. From portraits of royalty astride to photographs of modern...

TPH Product Review: Buckwild Breeches

By Betsy Kelley I. Love. Leopard. There, I said it! I love standing out in the schooling ring, and am known for bringing a quirky sense of humor to the barn. Why wear beige all...

25 Places to Shop on #SmallBusinessSaturday

Ready for #smallbusinesssaturday? So are we! Here are 25 recommendations from TPH of great places to shop this holiday season for all your equestrian gift needs. 1. Andrew Ryback Photography 2. Deco Pony 3. A Little Pet...