Posts tagged Craftmanship
Craftsmanship - Leather work

As time has gone on and fashion has become a big part of western riding and the associated equipment; chaps and chinks have become an item that a rider can totally customise - from leather colour and style, to the tooling and hardware used. 

In the show ring - protection is not needed, except for cattle classes where it’s possible to sustain rope burns, and rodeo where a protective layer is essential to protect the rider against bull horns. It’s common place for the chaps known as batwings to feature sponsors’ logos.

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