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    Nov. 21, 2014, 06:25 PM
    BAC replied to a thread Christmas gifts! in Hunter/Jumper
    I may have bought a brush from you, at least it was from someone on COTH, as a Christmas gift. It was beautifully done and the friend who received...
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    Nov. 21, 2014, 06:22 PM
    I was in Bloomies today, and surprisingly, they had a bunch of ladies Barbours, some waxed cotton versions and a lot of the quilted vests and jackets...
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    Nov. 20, 2014, 01:16 PM
    BAC replied to a thread Christmas gifts! in Hunter/Jumper
    I disagree with this. The enamel bracelets and scarves come in brilliant colors and a splash of scarlet, cobalt or other bright color makes a...
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    Nov. 19, 2014, 06:11 PM
    BAC replied to a thread Christmas gifts! in Hunter/Jumper
    No, Hermes is never passé. I want one too.
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    Nov. 19, 2014, 05:44 PM
    BAC replied to a thread Christmas gifts! in Hunter/Jumper
    I think this is the best gift for a BO/BM, if the people involved are capable of handling everything without undue worry to the owners/managers. ...
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    Nov. 19, 2014, 03:26 PM
    I have posted before about Domari, a junior hunter who was a multiple ribbon winner at the National Horse Show at Madison Square Garden years ago. ...
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    Nov. 19, 2014, 02:47 PM
    Were you in the store or is this online? The NYC store used to have men's and women's apparel, in fact tons of women's Barbour but I have not been...
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    Nov. 18, 2014, 05:28 PM
    Orvis usually carries an extensive inventory of Barbour, including all the ladies apparel. Manhattan Saddlery used to have them too, I haven't been...
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    Nov. 18, 2014, 05:26 PM
    There are female versions of many of the Barbour jackets, but I think a lot of stores don't carry an extensive inventory, so they sell them as...
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    Nov. 18, 2014, 05:24 PM
    I have a Classic Coverups rain sheet - there is nothing like Goretex IMO. Its the reason I am willing to spend so much money on my DuBarry boots,...
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    Nov. 18, 2014, 04:57 PM
    BAC replied to a thread Full Chaps? in Hunter/Jumper
    I never felt comfortable in full chaps either but as kids in summer we sometimes put them over our shorts so we could immediately take them off when...
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    Nov. 18, 2014, 04:40 PM
    BAC replied to a thread Full Chaps? in Hunter/Jumper
    Chuck Pinnell is the best in the business, if you do a search you will see that just about everyone agrees with me. :) Personally I don't care for...
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    Nov. 17, 2014, 05:39 PM
    BAC replied to a thread What is your tack routine? in Hunting
    When oil is needed, my favorite is Walsh's/Blue Ribbon. If your tack shop doesn't have it you can order it directly from Walsh's website. My tack...
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    Nov. 17, 2014, 04:46 PM
    BAC replied to a thread What is your tack routine? in Hunting
    I haven't hunted since I was a junior but I use Kirk's Castile for heavy dirt and grime and I love Effax Leder Combi and go through gallons of it. I...
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    Nov. 17, 2014, 04:26 PM
    I love the Sister Jane series, but didn't realize there is a new one out until I saw this thread. One of my favorite Rita Mae Brown books is Riding...
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    Nov. 15, 2014, 11:04 PM
    I clean and condition my paddock boots frequently and polish with a good boot cream periodically. I throw my Tredstep suede half chaps in the...
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    Nov. 14, 2014, 02:08 PM
    BAC replied to a thread Tough Saddle Decision in Hunter/Jumper
    I think you should hold off selling until you see if you can keep the weight off. Most people are not able to keep a substantial weight loss off...
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    Nov. 13, 2014, 05:37 PM
    BAC replied to a thread Cost of a Lease in Hunter/Jumper
    It seems as though he is worth every penny.
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    Nov. 13, 2014, 07:37 AM
    Beval, Wilkers and Toklat all do custom pads and Wilkers and Toklat don't charge extra. I am not sure if the Beval custom pad is more expensive.
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    Nov. 12, 2014, 02:44 PM
    BAC replied to a thread Farm Name in Hunter/Jumper
    That sounds familiar, I think there is one already, not that it matters. Its a pretty name for a farm.
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    Nov. 12, 2014, 02:19 PM
    Boots are very personal, what about a gift certificate she can use to buy her own? You won't get custom in that price range with the big names...
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    Nov. 12, 2014, 02:11 PM
    BAC replied to a thread R. I. P. Opposition Buzz in Eventing
    I saw that on H&H, what a shame he didn't have time to enjoy his retirement.
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    Nov. 12, 2014, 02:10 PM
    Its glue, there is a reason why many manufacturers specify NOT to use oil.
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    Nov. 11, 2014, 03:00 PM
    It is very common in my area (not NJ) for people to pay either a monthly or daily fee to trailer in to use the indoor and others simply move to a...
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    Nov. 11, 2014, 02:52 PM
    What about the Nielson family's horse, both sisters rode to ribbons in the big eq finals I think (maybe they each won the Medal?), I think his name...
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    Nov. 11, 2014, 07:26 AM
    BAC replied to a thread Desperate Cother Needs Help in Off Topic
    Please don't let this ignorant doctor keep you from trying to get help. A crisis line is an excellent idea, have you tried to find any mental health...
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    Nov. 11, 2014, 07:22 AM
    I think you just have to say it's for a very small group of friends but that you look forward to seeing her and her hubby at the lunch. It would be...
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    Nov. 10, 2014, 02:51 PM
    I don't know abut cognac but we used to use black polish on our cordovan field boots, to give them a darker, richer finish, with great results.
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    Nov. 9, 2014, 12:08 PM
    I never had any fit issues or complaints but I did deal with Bertrand several times and he was excellent, I would definitely contact him.
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    Nov. 7, 2014, 02:32 PM
    But it doesn't matter to the judge 99% of the time, so don't let the ignorant minority keep you away from the hunters. As Findeight already posted,...
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