day : 29/04/2014 2 results

Repurposed saddle leather transformed into stylish accessories

What to do with left over pieces of saddlers leather? The American firm Field&Field transforms them into extremely stylish equestrian inspired accessories. Field & field approached a Denver, CO saddle manufacturer to see if something could be made of the scrap leather they tossed after cutting out saddle forms. The leather was simply taking up warehouse space—ultimately just waiting to be thrown away. Field & field knew something could be made from this "scrap" leather that ...

FEI launches sustainability handbook for equestrian events

The FEI Sustainability Programme and the proactive sustainable steps that can be taken at equestrian events around the world were detailed by Dr Harald Müller (GER), FEI Director Education and Standards, to open the afternoon session of the FEI Sports Forum 2014. The new FEI Sustainability Handbook for Event Organisers, circulated during the session and also available online, encourages organisers to implement sustainability initiatives based on their own set priorities to help reduce ...