Category: News

Welcome VR Guest Blogger Emily Przyborowski

Hi everyone! My name is Emily Przyborowski, and I’m a young rider from Area 2 in the sport of eventing! I work for Kate Chadderton, an international event rider from Australia. I also ride my 11 year old OTTB mare…

Welcome VR Guest Blogger BeBe Davis

My name is Bebe Davis, I am 16 years old, and I have been riding for 12 years. I have been a dressage rider since I can remember. I currently ride and train with Dr. Cesar Parra and Katie Riley…

ESMA 2014 Third Place Winner for Best Blog

I can’t even begin to describe how ecstatic I am that Velvet Rider placed third in the Best Blog category for ESMAs 2014.  I want to thank everyone who took the time to nominate and vote for us.  This definitely…

Ariat Releases “Know Where You Stand” Campaign

Leading equestrian brand Ariat has just released their “Know Where You Stand” campaign featuring show jumping riders Hannah Selleck and Beezie Madden.  Check out these photo shoot shots and behind the scenes look.     Here’s a little more info…

Special Offer From Pearls Before

Pearls Before is offering a special discount just for Velvet Rider followers! Get 20% off your purchase now until February 28, 2014, with promo code “VELVETRIDER20”.  Pearls Before offers custom hand-stamped jewelry, dog tags, bridle tags, and much more!  Order…

ESMA 2014 Finalist

We are thrilled to announce that Velvet Rider has made the finals for the Equestrian Social Media Awards 2014 in Best Blog!  A huge thank you to everyone that voted back in December to get us to the finals.  But…

VR Is Now On BlogLovin

We are thrilled to be a part of the BlogLovin community and wanted to let everyone know.  BlogLovin is a website that makes it super easy to follow all of your favorite blogs in one place!  And what’s another cool…

Vote for VR in the ESMAs 2014

Velvet Rider needs your help! We love bringing you the latest and greatest in equestrian culture and fashion plus offer fabulous giveaways, but now we need your help!  We are lucky and thrilled to be in the running for the…

VR Featured on Horse & Style Magazine

Shut the front door!   Have you heard the news?   Velvet Rider was featured on Horse & Style Magazine in their Instas We Love section!   I am beyond ecstatic at this honor and had to share with everyone. …

Shop.Feed.Give Hay Drive

VR is honored to be a sponsor of the Shop.Feed.Give. Hay Drive benefiting After The Race Thoroughbreds!  In Classic Fashion has graciously offered to donate a bale of hay for each item purchased during the month of October!  At After…