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numnah

a thick felt pad cut to the shape of a saddle and worn under it as protection for the horse's back. Fitted with straps which fasten it to the saddle and prevent it moving.
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Each assortment will come with a Saddlette[TM], saddle blanket, crown, skirt and decorative hair accessories.
Draped over the rider's lap is a floral beaded saddle blanket.
Photographs from the early 20th century to the present day complement the images of decorative saddle blankets, beaded ornaments and ceremonial masks.
CRITTER: "Four dapple-gray horses, with fancy filigree painted on their saddle blankets.
with classic, banded patterns that recall saddle blankets.
We went through the lariats, mess kits, saddle blankets, spurs, and neckerchiefs.
NEW YORK-With their Navajo-reminiscent patterns, spicy color palettes and flatweave construction, they look like saddle blankets from the Old West.
Carry out the theme with a limited number of smaller elements--wall hangings, accent pillows, or cafe curtains--using Western textiles, from saddle blankets and rugs to fabric with cowboy motifs.
The horses are also uniformed with green saddle blankets emblazoned LASD, and bridles with a sheriff's star and logo.
Once the basic horse is completed Noreen sets about painting, attaching mane and tail, making the saddle blankets, saddle and bridle.
Designs were inspired by saddle blankets of Middle East nomads.
After the drive, cowboys slept overnight on their saddle blankets before riding home to the ranch.