Horse Tack Review


Pessoa
Traditional Stirrup Leathers
English Saddle Fittings/Pads

For Sale on eBay


Manufacturer: Pessoa
Model: Traditional Stirrup Leathers
Category: English Saddle Fittings/Pads

Purchase: I bought these leathers from a local tack shop for around $120 dollars. I bought them because they matched the color of my saddle and I thought Pessoa to be a reputable brand.

Likes: I liked the color, and the leather---AT FIRST.

Dislikes: A lot. They just didn't last---after a few months (even with oiling) they cracked and never really broke in. They were extremely long (someone tell me whose legs are THAT long) as well and I had to trim over 6 inches off (and I'm 5'6)--so if you are not EXTREMELY tall then get the children's size if you just must buy these leathers. They stretched...they cracked...they never broke in---I would not suggest these.

Quality: The leather looked to be sturdy but was stiff when I bought them. I thought they would loosen up after oiling---they did not. Pessoa's leather has gone downhill--it's not of good quality. The stitching--however--has held and looks to be very tight.

Summary: Shame on me for wasting over $100 on junk. I would not recommend---not worth the price even though I think the tack shop overpriced them compared to what dover charges.

Rating: 2

Author: eqrider22

Date: 2007-06-20

Usefulness Rating: 0 out of 5.
1 reader(s) voted.

Please give us your opinion..





Other Reviews You May Find Interesting 


K'Vall K'Vall stirrups and leathers English Saddle Fittings/Pads
MDC MDCUltimate Stirrup Irons English Saddle Fittings/Pads
Thorowgood Airoform Dressage/ Monoflap Girth (brown) English Saddle Fittings/Pads
CWD SA02C / CLASSIC GIRTH English Saddle Fittings/Pads
Barnsby Grip Pad English Saddle Fittings/Pads
Equine Comfort Products Classic Half Pad English Saddle Fittings/Pads
TREADSTONE 70010 / Soft Comfort Dressage Girth English Saddle Fittings/Pads
Union Hill LETTIA Collection Coolmax Lined Girth English Saddle Fittings/Pads
Korsteel Peacock stirrups English Saddle Fittings/Pads
Henri de Rivel Stirrup Leathers English Saddle Fittings/Pads
MDC Stirrups Super Sport Aluminum Base Stirrups English Saddle Fittings/Pads
Ovation ER00639 / Ovation Comfort Gel Dressage Girth English Saddle Fittings/Pads
Horseware Ireland Stripe Throw English Saddle Fittings/Pads
TuffRider Basic All Purpose Pad English Saddle Fittings/Pads
Wintec Black Stirrup Straps (not slimline) English Saddle Fittings/Pads
ThinLine ThinLine half pad English Saddle Fittings/Pads
G. PASSIER & SOHN Anatomically Formed Leather Saddle Girth English Saddle Fittings/Pads
Nunn Finer No Slip Pad English Version 17"X21" English Saddle Fittings/Pads
Roma Roma Ecole Dressage Saddle Pad English Saddle Fittings/Pads
Beval Therapeutic Pad English Saddle Fittings/Pads

2004-2012 Horse Tack Review



 About Us •  Join Our Mailing List •  Privacy Policy