TACK & GEAR
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Add a flash of color to your outfit in printed Balance Riding Tights (suggested retail, $89.95), from rs. ty ogy fit, r UPF ction, stretch bulk ts or half chaps, nee secure ddle. ack with a grape geo print or navy with mint, in sizes XS to XL. Call 855-526-6253 or visit www. nobleoutfitters.com. For a traditional look with modern flair, the eLumen8 Helmet (suggested retail, $487.78 for microsuede finish, $543.34 for leather-look), from Charles Owen, features a center panel with an eye-catching sparkly finish. The helmet has a six-point harness for stability, with a magnetized helmet buckle that can be drawn together and fastened with one hand. Available in black or navy, in regular sizes 6 5/8 to 7 1/4 (54 to 59) and in round-fit 6 7/8 to 7 1/4 (56 to 59). Visit www. charlesowen.com. For comfort in the saddle as well as around town, Real Riding Jeans (suggested retail, $115), from Smooth Stride, are made of soft, highquality stretch denim with no inseam. The boot cut jeans feature a welt pocket for a cell phone on the upper right thigh, a contoured waistband and deep front pockets. Available in indigo dark blue, in 25- to 44-inch waistlines and 31-, 33- and 36-inch lengths. Call 509-521-5496 or visit www.smoothstride.com. The Aveen Half-Zip Tech Top (suggested retail, $45), from Horseware Ireland, is constructed of lightweight, silky fabric that is breathable, wicks moisture and has antibacterial properties. The shirt features side panels cut for a flattering fit, with a front zip closure. Available in violet tulle or pool green, in sizes XXS to XXL. To find a retailer, visit www.horseware.com. Stand out in a two-tone Dublin Avark CST Sleeveless Competition Top (Suggested retail, $39.99), from Dublim Clothing. The shirt's Comfort Dry Technology fabric wicks moisture and keeps you cool in the hottest weather. Contrast-color splice detailing and a concealed button placket provide a smooth, sporty look. Available in navy-and-white, in sizes XS to XXL. Visit www.dublinclothing.com