Originally Posted by Clava
Do they? I think most people in the UK prefer english made saddles.
Stubben were one of the first readily available continental imports in the 60s and 70s and plenty of people still swear by them because they have a reputation for longevity.
I've always found Seigfrieds have hard seats, so I'm not a fan. And a lot of older saddles doing the rounds are too narrow for modern horses. If you've got the right shaped animal they seem to fit quite well, though :)