Horse Tack Review


Menu
Submit your reviews! We will be giving away a pair of the HandsOn Grooming Gloves for the best review posted from now until November 31st. Please read the November 1, 2016 newsletter for additional information on how to enter.

Vespucci
Fancy Stitched Figure 8 Bridle
English Bridles

For Sale on eBay

For Sale on Amazon



Manufacturer: Vespucci (View all products by Vespucci Bridles)

Model: Fancy Stitched Figure 8 Bridle (View all Fancy Stitched Figure 8 Bridle reviews)

Category: English Bridles

Purchase: I bought this bridle via Ebay, so it cost me about $200 semi-used. I didn't have enough money for brand new but I read some good reviews so I found one that had only been oiled but never used on a horse.

Likes: This piece of equipment is absolutely beautiful! Although it had been oiled once previously, the leather is super soft and supple new. I went with the darker color (not sure what Vespucci calls it) but it is a rich dark/cherry brown. The padding on the brow and cheek pieces is a lighter shade and accents the bridle extremely well. I love how the nosepiece has no fleece behind it to get cruddy after many rides, just a softer leather. I also love the extra padding behind the horse's jaw and the leather guards behind the metal cheek rings. This bridle has had some extra attention to detail and that's what makes it great. This bridle turns heads at any show, I get all kinds of compliments on how it looks so great on my horse.

Dislikes: I don't dislike anything besides the price! But it is well worth the money because this bridle will definitely hold up.

Quality: Construction is excellent, what I expected from a top saddler company. Stitching is tight and will last. This bridle is soft, that the nap side of the leather isn't even the least bit rough.

Summary: The bridle is awesome and is definitely one of the best looking figure-8's I have seen out there. Well worth the investment and if I had the money I would buy it new any day!

Rating: 5

Author: chdante09

Date: 2013-02-27

Usefulness Rating: 2.89474 out of 5.
19 reader(s) voted.

Please give us your opinion..



Click Here To Submit Your Own Review


Other Reviews You May Find Interesting


Harmohn Kraft Americana English Bridles
Crosby (Miller's) English Bridles
Kincade Bridle English Bridles
Sterling Steed Enterprises Black Leather Draft Bridle English Bridles
Amigo horseware Ireland Event bridle English Bridles
Stubben Limerick 3000 English Bridles
Pro Rider Eventing bridle dark brown English Bridles
Heritage Weymouth (Full) Bridle English Bridles
Collegiate Fancy Stitched Raised Bridle English Bridles
Horze Cadence English Bridles
Heritage Dressage Bridle English Bridles
Flexible Fit Equestrian, Australia Flexi-Fit Gel English Leather Mix & Match Bridle Black with Stainless Steel Fittings English Bridles
Exselle Square Raised Bridle English Bridles
Aramas Kent flat hunt bridle English Bridles
Paris Tack halter and lead rope with rhinestones Padded black horse halter wtih rhinestones English Bridles
Pink Equine Crystal Color Padded English Bridle English Bridles
Vespucci Fancy Stitched Figure 8 Bridle English Bridles
Plymouth Dressage bridle by smart pack item # 17211 English Bridles
Cliff Barnsby Bridle English Bridles
Smart Pak Plymouth Dressage Bridle English Bridles