Savvy Shopper Guide for Ladies Full Seat Breeches
Ladies full seat riding breeches are mid-calf length or ankle riding pants for the event or dressage rider in show ring or schooling styles. These breeches are constructed with a section of synthetic material or suede that covers the part of a rider that's in contact with a saddle. The synthetic material or full seat suede gives a rider a "sticky" grip in the saddle. Full seat or dressage breeches for women are meant to be worn with either tall boots. Some technologically advanced materials incorporating silicone are being used nowadays in some ladies full seat breeches to enhance the grip.
Types of Ladies Full Seat Breeches
Equestrian Collections is proud to offer a wide selection of patterns, colors, and styles of full seat breeches from such trusted brand names as Ariat, Romfh, TredStep, HorZe, Ovation, and B Vertigo.
Silicone Full Seat Breeches
Silicone ladies full seat riding breeches guarantee a firm grip in the saddle, a classic fit, and simple styling. Choose from a traditional style with a smooth front, elastic lower leg, moisture-wicking fabric and a 4-way stretch, or a full seat medium waist pair of breeches featuring a beautiful touch of Swarovski crystal detail. A Grand Prix style breech with a medium contoured waistband and top-quality silicone seat printing might strike your fancy, or perhaps a trendy Opti-Pro fabric with high waist and improved calf fitting is more your style.
Dura-Dry Full Seat Breeches
A tough combination of stretch micro-nylon and cotton called Dura-Dry is a popular option. Dura-Dry fabric is comfortable and lightweight, yet wears like iron.
Plaid Full Seat Breeches
Classic dressage breeches for women are now available in stylish Lurex plaid colors. This popular equestrian breeches also feature a micro-woven mid-weight fabric and a regular rise.
Wide-Waisted Full Seat Breeches
Larger women will appreciate new wide waist breeches with a mid-rise fit and an extra 2" wide waistband for increased comfort. These breeches are water and stain-resistant, have slanted front pockets, a Clarino full seat, and have moisture-wicking Dri-Lex fabric leg bottoms.
Fleece-Lined Winter Breeches
Thermo Pro Grand Prix-style, water repellent fleece-lined breeches are perfect for those colder Winter days. Riders love this breathable, stretchable soft-shell fabric.
Ladies Full Seat Breeches Fitting & Sizing Information
Refer to your items sizing chart for information concerning fitting and sizing of ladies full seat riding breeches. A curvy fit provides a fuller cut through the thigh and seat area, as well as plenty of stretch. Wide waist breeches are also available.
Ladies Full Seat Breeches Care Instructions
Most full seat riding breeches can be either hand washed or machine washed on a delicate cycle, using a specially designed mild detergent for use with suede, silicon, or soft leather. Washed items should be removed promptly from the washer and laid flat or hung to dry indoors. Items should not be exposed to direct heat or full sunlight. Hardened leather can be addressed by using a special leather conditioner.