TACK & GEAR
Ride in fashionable comfort this spring, with styles that flatter your figure.
Stretch your legs
The Betty Jean (suggested retail, $99), from Kimes Ranch Jeans, is 99 percent cotton and 1 percent spandex, with a fitted upper thigh and knee designed to accentuate the leg. The jeans are mid-rise with a modest boot cut. Available in a dark rinse wash, in sizes 000 to 16 and inseams 32, 34, 36 and 38 inches. Call 480-471-7457 or visit www.kimesranch.com.
The Dublin Performance Signature Euro Seat Front Zip Breeches (suggested retail, $129.99), from Weatherbeeta, is cut for a relaxed fit on the hip and thigh, with a Core Embrace panel at the front for a smooth look. The breeches are one of 15 options in a new customizable collection, which offers three choices of fit (slender, signature or shapely), each in three choices of fabric (a polyamide/cotton/elastene fourway stretch; a durable polyester/viscose/ Lycra with four-way stretch; or a cotton/ Lycra blend). Most styles are available in beige, black or white, in sizes 24 to 38. Prices vary from $79.99 to $129.99. For information visit www.dublinclothing.com. The Piper Full Seat Breeches (suggested retail, $89.95), from SmartPak Equine, feature a contoured, two-inch, low-rise waistband and a full seat of synthetic stretch material. Constructed of a polyester, viscose and spandex fabric, the breeches are designed for a soft, flattering fit. Other features include contrast stitching and pocket trim on the front pockets and jeans-style rear pockets. Now available in Monaco blue with lilac piping and taupe with mint, as well as eight other colors, in sizes 24 to 36. Call 800461-8898 or visit www. smartpakequine.com.