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    02-18-2013, 07:48 PM
Horse tack and colors?

What color tack would look good on a sorrel? I was thinking about light or medium oil.. but I'm not sure. As for other colors, like the halter etc, I was thinking maybe teal? Anybody have some suggestions? The picture is the horse I have in mind! Haha
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    02-18-2013, 11:08 PM
I love royal blue on sorrels :)
    02-19-2013, 04:48 PM
I'd say leather wise a med or dark oil. As for color a Turquoise would just pop on him!
    02-19-2013, 04:55 PM
LOL! That pic looks like the horse has the cat by the tail!

I had two sorrel horses and I used regular chestnut oil colored tack on didn't look good, the light stuff looked too much like the color of human skin when up against them - but the regular chestnut oil (which was the same color as my horses) actually turned out best. Contrast with a different saddle pad color (dark green, navy, dark country reds, earth tones, dark browns) to make your tack pop. That's what I did anyway...!! Does this help maybe?
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    02-20-2013, 08:42 AM
Thanks for all the help!

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