A History of Ladies’ Riding Jackets

Ever wonder why women dress how they do when horseback riding? Curious as to the history of equestrian gear? Here is a quick history of ladies’ riding habits from the archives of Reconstructing History.

Some 20th century Ladies’ Riding Habits

On November 30, 2011, Posted by , In 20th century, tagged in ,, , With 4 Comments

Wherein Kass redeems herself from the nasty things she said about women’s hunting coats by showcasing three lovely ladies’ riding habits.

A Study in Scarlet — an examination of five vintage hunt coats

Wherein Kass examines five vintage hunt coats, finds a surprise, and learns something about the history of hunt clothing.