A little “preppyness” never hurts and as you’d better be prepared for the upcoming polo season, we would like to introduce you to the brand Elvira Jewellery. Elvira is a luxury jewellery brand based in the UK that focuses on producing elegant jewellery that can be worn to any occasion. The eye catching designs are distinct and glamorous.Silver ring One of the most important aspects of the collection was to create versatile, easy to wear jewellery that makes women feel beautiful when wearing the brand.Red leather silver ring The name of the Company comes from the middle name of the designer and owner Fleur Elvira Turner. Fleur’s own influence for her Collections comes from her passions, her own travels and the Jewellery she loves to wear. Polo and horses have been a huge part of her life and have played a major role in her first collection of Polo Mallet Bangles.white box silver ringWe absolutely love wearing our polo mallet ring!

Check out Fleur’s collection here.

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The Pampeano belt collection hit the equestrian fashion world by storm the latest years. Time to discover Pampeano’s world of authentic luxury, inspired by South America. Pampeano actually means ‘from La Pampa’, a wild region of Argentina renowned for its stunning, panoramic views and sun-drenched estancias.Leather belt horseshoe green grassInspired by South America’s rich heritage of unrivalled horsemanship and traditional leather work, Pampeano evolved from the polo fields of central Argentina, providing teams with their colours using intricately hand-woven leather polo belts, to becoming a leader in technical polo equipment for both horse and player.polo man in suit leather bag in black Today, Pampeano’s exquisite leather goods are treasured by those that appreciate the simplicity, beauty and freedom of the South American lifestyle.leather craftsmanship Pampeano remains one of the few brands with quality and craftsmanship at its heart. Continuing the cherished techniques of the South American artisans, Pampeano uses only premium-grade, butter-soft, vegetable tanned leather and the finest, luxury textiles and threads available. The meticulously practised and perfected skills employed by its artisans have been passed down within their families for generations. Their hand craft is incorporated into Pampeano’s iconic pampa diamonds, shapes inspired by the peaks and silhouettes of the Andes Mountains and the extraordinary landscapes that surround them. Providing an authentic piece of South American indulgence and adventure, pampeano inspires you to be part of something exceptional.Brown leather saddle black bag Personalisation service

All of Pampeano’s luxury leather items are one of a kind. They combine contemporary and native designs and traditional hand-craft techniques. Each piece tells a story and as they are all made by hand, it means that no two will ever be quite the same, making them as individual as the people who own them. To make an item truly unique to yourself or a loved one, Pampeano offers a bespoke initialling service. I’ve created my own personalized polo belt by adding my initials to the leather belt loop. Did you know, the Pampeano’s exquisite polo belts take an average of five hours to complete by the highly skilled artisans?White shirt leather belt winter skirtThe one I am wearing is the popular Jugadoro polo belt, with beautiful navy and cream threads, hand stitched onto rich Havana brown Argentinian leather and finished with a tough Antique brass effect buckle which is nickel free and an embossed Pampeano logo. The Jugadoro polo belt is a popular choice with a very on trend, stately design featuring nautical color-blocking. This Jugadoro polo belt is favoured by both men and women and can be worn with jeans, trousers, chinos and of course jodhpurs and polo whites. You can even match your belt with a dog collar and horse head collar of the same color.The Pampeano business was born in Argentina with a love for the polo, the lifestyle and the beautiful leather products. The fashion forward have quickly recognised the unique polo belts with their strong heritage and unique designs and brought them into their wardrobes.Equestrian Lifestyle Blog

 

You can explore the entire Pampeano collection at

www.pampeano.co.uk

 

The road to Rio 2016. Luxury South American inspired leather goods brand, Pampeano, launches their limited edition polo belts, in celebration of the great sporting summer of 2016 in Rio de Janeiro. Designed in Great Britain and hand-crafted in South America, this patriotic time piece perfectly pays homage to the first ever olympics in South America. Equestrian Lifestyle Blog PampeanoWith this limited-edition Brazil flag polo belt, Pampeano celebrates South America’s largest country, and its former capital Rio de Janeiro, whose motto this summer will be ‘Live Your Passion’. Whether you’ll be spectating from home with your loved ones, or journeying to Rio’s arenas to watch or compete, there is a shared passion for adventure and sportsmanship. pampeano has its roots firmly set in the beautifully vast plains of La Pampa found only in South America. Here, the famous gauchos herd cattle and practise their expert horsemanship on estancias that are surrounded by views of the impressive and instantly recognisable Andes Mountains. With this polo belt, Pampeano brings you a piece of this rich heritage with leatherwork that has been perfected by local artisans from generation to generation.Equestrian Lifestyle Blog The Brazilian flag is often called the ‘Auriverde’ by locals, and is synonymous not only with sport, but with Carnival. Rio de Janeiro’s carnival celebration, the largest in the world, sees two million people per day joining in the street parades, which are bursting with colour and alive with singing and samba dancing.  The vibrant colours in this Brazil flag polo belt will bring culture and worldwide celebrations wherever you go.

Equestrian Lifestyle BlogThis polo belt has been created using bright red, white and royal blue saddlery threads, in honour of Britain’s participation in the games this Summer in Rio. Pampeano is a long history of athletic prowess with this British design – their own take on the iconic Union Jack. Even if you are spectating from afar, this belt is the perfect piece to wear to show your support, in the thrilling run-up to the summer games. (under: Prince Harry, UK)Equestrian Lifestyle Blog The stitching is rendered onto the leather completely by hand, in a process that takes up to 5 hours. The threads have been meticulously stitched onto thick Havana Brown leather, ensuring that this unique design will endure the long life of the equally high-quality leather. The buckle is nickel-free with an antique brass finish, and the width of the belt is our standard 3.5cm.Equestrian Lifestyle BlogA pampeano belt allows everyday wear to become distinctive and exciting. Express your individuality by choosing your favourites from the entire collection, and create conversation pieces wherever you go, with the finest examples of South American heritage and craftsmanship.

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Imagine…What if money wasn’t an issue? What would you buy to treat yourself at Christmas time? We’ve selected a range of affordable and luxury equestrian inspired products to give you some inspiration for the upcoming holidays.

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Always go for the extra mile in a warm pair of classy Dubarry boots. How stylish and luxurious is this tweed edition? (£299 available at Dubarry.com)

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This premium German brand “Uniqcorn Exceptionnel” stands for exquisites design and handcrafted riding breeches.

Dress to win the competition. (Breeches €455)

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The polo belt that thinks it’s a Christmas jumper. Want it. Need it. Available at Pampeano (£65).

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The best way to fill in your stocking? Indeed…socks, pick up a fancy pair by the new Italian brand Miasuki (€30).

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You can never go wrong with a stylish shirt. This linen one by Middy n’ Me will for sure be an eyecatcher during your Christmas diner party. ($325)

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Holland Cooper is a brand so synonymous with British luxury it’s recognised instantly in its use of the most superior Scottish woven tweeds and wools combined with the finest suede’s and leathers offering luxury tailoring for both men and women. The Prince of Wales jacket in soft pink is one of my favorites. (£449)

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Save the best for last, this bag is highly on the wishlist. An iconic classic bag in alligator material.

The Ricky bag by Ralph Lauren (€18 000)

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Let me know what’s on your wishlist!

Coming up next: Christmas wishlist for the horse.

 

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It is a yearly tradition to attend the annual fair Sicab (Salon Internacional del Caballo de Pura Raza Española) in Sevilla.

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We could spend a thousand words on the beauty of the horse, the bloodlines, the Spanish tradition or the atmosphere, but let’s talk fashion this time. In one of the 3 arenas, you can find a lot of commercial stands, which are 75% fashion related.

Here’s an overview:

You instantly get attracted by the colorful belts of Pampeano. The Argentine polo belt range is the new hype by equestrians. www.pampeano.co.uk

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The stylish shoes with a Gucci inspired touch are a real eyecatcher. www.aosupertrends.com

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Perfect to combine with a tweed jacket or a pair of leather gloves.

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