Breeches for small kids?
   

       The Horse Forum > Horse Tack > Horse Tack and Equipment

Breeches for small kids?

This is a discussion on Breeches for small kids? within the Horse Tack and Equipment forums, part of the Horse Tack category
  • Kids breeches small

 
LinkBack Thread Tools
    09-09-2010, 02:59 PM
  #1
Green Broke
Breeches for small kids?

I just bought Mountain Horse Rimfrost boots for my 6yr old (got them brand new for $35!! ) so now I need to find her breeches. Are the girls sizes the same as regular pant sizes? She currently wears a girls size 7, so would I order her a size 8 since there are no odd sizes? I am thinking a lil big would be good since this child is permanently cold so she'll be wearing anotherlayer under them.

We have ONE English tack shop around here and they don't stock children's sizes, so I can't have her go try anything on.
     
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
    09-09-2010, 03:11 PM
  #2
Foal
Actually little girls do not wear tall boots. I didn't start wearing them until I was like 11. If she really wants them I recommend tailored sportsmans. They are not always within ones price range but they are very nice! If you don't want to spend much money here are a few links Dover Saddlery | Children's Tuff Rider™ Riding Breeches.
Dover Saddlery - Quality English Horse Tack & Horse Supplies for the Equestrian.
35617/cn/7/
Dover Saddlery | Children's Riding Sport Pull-On Riding Breeches.

Hope that helps you :)
     
    09-09-2010, 03:22 PM
  #3
Foal
In all actuallity my favorite brand of breeches is Tuff Rider or sticky seat (who I don't think make kids sizes)....I would school in them every day if possible. They have stretchy ones incase you arent too sure of the sizing.

Also, for little kids I alway reccoment paddock boots and soft halfchaps if they want to look like a big rider! They make velcrow half chaps which rock for the growing kid!


The Most important gear though, is the helmet!!! Make sure the helmet fits correctly and is properly rated! HB Riding is supposed to be fun, not scary!
     
    09-09-2010, 10:20 PM
  #4
Foal
My little girl is 6, wears a 6 in pants, and her tuff rider schoolers are a size 6. So at least for that brand, they run true to size. I would say an 8 would be the way to go since there are no half sizes!
     
    09-10-2010, 12:04 AM
  #5
Green Broke
Ok, good to know! I am looking at the tuff riders since they are inexpensive and knowing my child, she'll be off running through the turnout or romping with the resident dogs/chickens/cats at the barn as soon as her lesson is over, with zero regard for how filthy she's getting. I'll order her a size 8.

We're trying tall boots for her to give her some extra support as she has defects in both legs. Stumbling across winter tall boots in her size for dirt cheap was perfect since if they don't work out, she can go back to paddock boots and I didn't spend a fortune.
     

Thread Tools

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Great deal- Kerrits Sit tight supreme breeches (tan, small) tarheelbelle Tack and Equipment Classifieds 0 07-26-2010 10:06 PM
The Way Kids See It... Roperchick Jokes and Funnies 6 03-19-2010 01:02 PM
4-H and Kids steffanicgirl Western Riding 13 06-16-2008 06:54 PM
Reg. Breeches vs. Full Seat Breeches GeminiJumper English Riding 3 06-16-2008 10:48 AM



All times are GMT -4. The time now is 03:26 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.5
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Search Engine Friendly URLs by vBSEO 3.6.0