Manufacturer: Billy Cook (View all products by Billy Cook Saddlery)
Model: Basket Stamped Browband Headstall and Basket Stamped Show Reins (View all Basket Stamped Browband Headstall and Basket Stamped Show Reins reviews)
Category: Western Bridles
Purchase: I bought the headstall from Teskeys for around 30 and the reins from huckleberrytack.com for around 60
Likes: Although this is the simco Billy Cook tack, they are very well made. The leather is thick, well stitched and beautifully stamped. I added aftermarket silver conchos from Montana Silversmiths and the set up looks great. After some break in time and neatsfoot oil, the show reins are nice and supple, the silver bit end screw looks nice on the pecan reins.
Dislikes: nothing, they are beautiful and reasonably priced pieces of tack.
Quality: Well constructed in my opinion for Simco.
Summary: Buying the plain headstall and adding rosettes, buckles, and bit end silver myself ended up being cheaper than buying an already blinged set-up. Billy Cook has a color that fits close with my Crates saddles, these are quality pieces of tack for a reasonable price.
Author: Kirby - St. Helens, Or
Usefulness Rating: 2.44444 out of 5.
9 reader(s) voted.
Martin Saddlery HF6isnt / Roughout Slip Ear Headstall Western Bridles
Riata Leather Rawhide knotted headstall and breastcollar Western Bridles
Martin Saddlery HF8618SL / Martin Harness with Buckstitch Slip Ear Headstall Western Bridles
Heritage Brand Headstall and Matching Breastcollar Western Bridles
MadcoW Ultimate Zebra Headstall Breastcollar set Western Bridles
Equibrand HF21SNQB / Slip Ear Headstall Western Bridles
Martin Saddlery HF8618SL / Slip Ear Headstall Western Bridles
Rockin Y Tack Single Ear 'Bling' Headstall Western Bridles
Rockin Y Tack Purple Passion Headstall Western Bridles
Double J Saddlery Camo Overlay Headstall Western Bridles
Madcow 90354A - Cowgirl up Western Bridles
Martin Saddlery Slip Ear Headstall with Card Suit Buckles Western Bridles
South Fork Saddlery Zebra Custom Bridle and Breast Collar Set Western Bridles
Nurtural Horse Bitless Bridle Western Bridles
Dr Cooks Bitless Bridles Western Bridles
Circle Y Circle Y One Ear Headstall and Reins Western Bridles
Circle Y Plain Browband Headstall Walnut 5/8" Western Bridles
Weaver Nylon Headstall, reins, curbstrap, and breast collar Western Bridles
Nurtural Bitless Bridle Impressive Leather Western Bridles
Weaver Leather Stockman Flat Sliding Ear Headstall with Spots, Russet Western Bridles