If you’re looking for some new softshell clothing that’s suitable for any occasion then don’t miss our pick of the best ladies tops and jackets.

Cassie waterproof softshell jacket

Horseware Cassie Softshell

This preppy softshell jacket has taped seams with a good stretch to allow movement while in the saddle. The jacket is fully waterproof and breathable and features a two-way front zip, zipped side pockets, a hidden hood and bottom hem toggles to enhance its fit. This jacket is perfect on its own, or as a layer for added warmth.

RRP: £79.95

Visit: www.horseware.com

Bryce Pullover

Ariat Bryce Pullover Lagoon

This pullover from Ariat is both technical and stylish and has been designed to keep the body’s core warm when temperatures plummet. The top is made from a water resistant softshell woven fabric with ‘Moisture Management’ technology under the arm to draw moisture away from the skin and retain comfort. The Bryce pullover also features side panels and cuffs, a half zip, a vented mesh back and thumbholes to make it the perfect top for outdoor activities. Available in lagoon and mulberry.

RRP: £69.99

Visit: www.ariat.com or call 01367 242818

Helite Air Shell gilet

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This Air Shell gilet from Helite is made from a machine-washable Tekseries softshell outer. The gilet is windproof and breathable and its stretch fabric allows for outward expansion. The gilet is also approved for wearing over a show jacket in British Dressage and British Showjumping competitions.

RRP: from £375

Visit: www.treehouseairjackets.co.uk or call 01299 851 625

Cavallo Gianna jacket


This jacket is windproof, water repellent, breathable and stretchy. It features an asymmetrical zip for a fashionable edge. Available in blue and red.

RRP: £135

Visit: www.zebraproducts.co.uk or call 01352 763350

Toggi Pesaro

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The Pesaro jacket is made from a comfortable softshell material that is breathable, windproof and offers a good range of movement, making it perfect for outdoor life. The shell is water resistant to keep you protected in light showers and the jacket’s sleek design gives a flattering fit. It also features a two-way zip to offer freedom of movement in and out of the saddle and its external zip pockets fasten securely to keep your valuables secure.

RRP: from £75

Visit: www.toggi.com or call 01132 707000

Mark Todd ladies softshell jacket

Mark Todd Soft Shell Jacket red

This smart and cosy fleece lined softshell jacket is ideal for wearing on the yard or when out and about. It features a two-way front zip, zipped side pockets and a removable hood. This fitted jacket also has a flattering design and subtle Mark Todd branding. A unisex version is also available.

RRP: £87.99

Visit: www.wefi.co.uk or call 01303 872277

PK Naturel softshell jacket


This jacket makes a great substitute for a coat as spring and summer approaches. It features two zipped pockets, a high collar and ribknit cuffs.

RRP: £92

Visit: www.zebraproducts.co.uk or call 01352 763350

Equetech Alpha softshell jacket


This performance jacket is both breathable and wicking and is made from a water repellent softshell fabric that allows for excellent freedom of movement. The jacket’s gorgeous bonded lining also features Equetech’s exclusive bridles print to add a stylish finish.

RRP: £65.95

Visit: www.equetech.com

Harry Hall Ellerby softshell jacket

HARRY HALL ELLERBY softshell navy

This well-tailored jacket is perfect for layering and has a full zip and flatlock stitching detail. The jacket also features zipped pockets, a trendy rubberised arm print and a removable contrast coloured zip puller. The jacket is machine washable and available in navy or grey.

RRP: £47.50

Visit: www.harryhall.co.uk

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