Saddles with a modern design. It is a saddle trend, which was created around the 60s and continues today. These saddle are made for sports, ranch, trail rides or recreation/tourism. For sport saddles I take the pattern from the design and profiles of saddles made by the leading brands. For ranch and recreation saddles my leading motif is the comfort of the rider.
Californian saddles are a combination of utility, a huge amount of decorations and fittings.
You can indicate which profile of the seat interests you the most.
All saddles are individually tailor-made for the horse's back, by previously taken measures of the horse and adapting them to the preferences of the rider.
The pattern of these saddles has evolved, as the name shows, in the area of California. It typically characterized with a ranch-like construction, which consists of a deep seat, low fork and a strong, wide horn. What sets them apart is a huge amount of decorations and silver fittings.
Tapaderos on stirrups were often used to protect the legs and for an easier work with cattle.
RANCH SADDLES / RECREATION
Saddles made to spend the whole day on. They are characterized by a higher back gullet and massy horn.
Saddles created to sport. Profile of seats are copying from the best saddles.