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Spur style From Across the Pond: Amazona Sueca . Engraved Spur Protectors

Holly Spignola

Well these obviously aren’t spurs and no they’re

Stars and Stripes Spurs

not made in America, but I couldn’t ignore these

There was no way I could ignore these patriotic beauties by Holly Spagnola Designs. They are your normal stainless steel Prince of Wales spurs, but adorned with sterling silver cording and a goldfilled star with red precious stone in the center. Holly makes several beautifully dressed-up spurs and other “EQccessories” like stirrup irons (also amazing), belt buckles, and other precious metal and gemstone jewelry—all with an equestrian theme. Holly creates bespoke pieces for clients and she’s developed collections of her most popular items, but since everything is hand formed and engraved by Holly herself, even her collections are one-of-a-kind. Check out her other pieces of wearable art at https:// hollyspagnoladesigns.com/.

gorgeous, personalized, Swedish-made protectors that can transform any set of spurs! The website literally says, “Pimp and protect your boots,” which is exactly what these spur protectors do. Made out of calfskin leather in various colors and textures, these engraved spur protectors are eye-catching, sophisticated, and simply awesome. Amazona Sueca specializes in high quality, handmade leather goods: everything from riding boots to short boots, sporty sneakers, and a variety of accessories. Plus, their leather comes from free-range animals and they handpick their manufacturers who are primarily smaller Portuguese family businesses with good working conditions, environmental awareness, and great passion for what they do. This company is worthy of an “Across the Pond” shout out; just be ready to convert Kronas to

USD.

www.amazonasueca.com/

collections/spur-protectors.

Browbands with Bling Hand-Wrapped Lamp Spurs Browbands with Bling really knows how to bring the opulent bling! These exquisite spurs are carefully handcrafted in the USA using high quality materials and Swarovski crystals. Each set of spurs can be custom made with your choice of stones, colors, and beading. These Lamp Spurs are already available in large round or small square spurs and are double strung and triple wrapped with fine, but extremely strong wire that you can’t see when worn. This is another set you’ll never want to take off; so maybe one set for the barn and another for the ring? Get yours at http://shop.browbandswithbling.com.

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