Tenbury Countryside Show

Tenbury Countryside Show

On Saturday 3rd August, I took The Lady Saddler stand to the Tenbury Countryside Show, in Tenbury, Worcestershire. "A well organised, well set out show with plenty to do and see for all the family!" This was the first time I had ever attended this show; never before had I even heard of it. Nevertheless, it was really well organised, well set out show with plenty to see and do for all the family. Arena Views The Lady Saddler was located right alongside the countryside arena. It was great to have such a prominent spot with a great view of what was going on. As normal, I set my stand up with two tables. One had some pre-made items available for sale and the other was where I set up a bit of a workbench and demonstrated the traditional techniques of hand stitching leather. Leather Skins For a change, I hung a couple of leather skins at the back of my stand and one...
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Inkberrow Horse and Dog Show

Inkberrow Horse and Dog Show

Saturday 20th July 2019 On Saturday 20th July, I took the Lady Saddler stand to the Inkberrow Horse and Dog Show. A range of unaffiliated classes in showing and show jumping was held at the Springfield Farm, event. There was also handy pony; gymkhana' fun classes and many more.  Show Classes The show also had a large dog following with novelty dog classes also taking place. A variety of trade stands and refreshments, including local food and a licensed bar, was available on the day too including me. We got to watch the dog show classes, meet lots of new people and sell a few items, so all in all it was a great day. Do you fancy visiting Inkberrow next year? If you fancy attending the Inkberrow Horse and Dog show next year then feel free to take a look at their official website [Here]. Other Events Throughout the year I shall also be attending other events both indoor and outdoor events. If you...
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Leather Repair Service

Leather Repair Service

If you follow me on social media, you will have noticed a leather repair advert, like the one above, has been posted out each month, since the New Year. It's just one way of reminding people that I carry out repair work without giving the hard sell. The main sort of repairs are usually as follows: Bridle headpieces, loop replacement, cheeks reduced, flash loop removed.Saddle stitching redone, girth straps replaced.Headcollar buckles replaced, restitched chapes.Girth stitching replacedBoots (Horse and Human) - replacement of zips or straps.Bag straps replaced, lining removed and replaced and a complete refurbishmentBelts shortened, buckles changed, replaced stitching Leather Repair Gallery This list is not the only thing I repair, I have also repaired car seats and a leather jacket. There is nothing that I won't have a go at, as long as it comes to me in a clean state and not covered in thick mud. Cost Prices vary from job to job but as a general idea, the minimum cost I charge is £10.00...
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