Get the look: how to dress like Emily King

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  • Elegant and stylish, it is no surprise to learn that much of Emily King’s riding attire comes from Italy. We find out which brands and styles can be discovered in the event rider’s wardrobe and tack room — and why

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    Get the look: Emily King in competition


    Ariat Air Grip gloves

    Emily says: “I am a big fan of these gloves as they have a good sticky grip and a mesh on the top of the glove which is great in the summer as it provides ventilation and stops me having sweaty hands. They are also durable, can be washed in a normal washing machine and look smart.”

    Price: £29.99

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    Ray-Ban RB3447N Sunglasses

    Emily says: “I’d never go to a show without them, I hate walking courses squinting away from the sun! Plus these awesome Ray-Bans are purple which match my cross-country colours.”

    Price: from £82.50

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    Lip balm

    Forever Aloe Lips with Jojoba

    Emily says: “I keep this lip balm in my jacket pocket at all times at shows. It’s brilliant for quickly applying in the wind and rain.”

    Price: £40.99 for 12

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    Adidas Women’s SST Track jacket

    Emily says: “Super easy and handy to pull on over your shirt between phases, whatever the weather.”

    Price: from £36.22

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    Ariat Monaco Stretch Field Tall boots

    Emily says: “These boots are really comfy and have a special sole with good grip. Some boots can stretch and become baggy but these retain their shape, are durable and look smart. I wear them for all three phases.”

    Price: £659.99


    Cavalleria Toscana GP riding jacket (burgundy)

    Emily says: “Cavalleria Toscana were a fashion brand before they branched out into horse wear so the materials and cuts they use are amazing. I love the colour of this jacket although it comes in lots of colours. It fits so well and you don’t need to dry clean it, you can put it on a cold wash in the washing machine.”

    Price: £445


    Cavalleria Toscana Grip System Breeches in competition white

    Emily says: “As with the jacket, these breeches are really good quality and last forever – you never get broken zips or tears. They fit perfectly and you can get them in a range of colours. They also have a brilliant grip system which helps you stay even more secure in the saddle.”

    Price: £225


    Cavalleria Toscana Ribbed Collar shirt

    Emily says: “As with all Cavalleria Toscana clothes, these stock shirts fit beautifully and are really elegant. They are made from high quality material so they last forever.”

    Price: £130


    Kep Cromo Python helmet

    Emily says: “I can’t fault this helmet, it is one of the safest around. It’s so protective, fits well and is comfortable. It has good ventilation around the side too.”

    Price: from £520


    Cavalleria Toscana Stretch Cross belt in black

    Emily says: “There are no holes in this belt, you just put the buckle pin straight through the stretchy webbing material that it’s made from so it’s really adjustable. It’s great as however much you are moving when you are riding it doesn’t restrict your movement but it stops your jodhpurs from falling down!”

    Price: £75

    Get the look: Emily King on the yard


    Ariat Heritage IV Zip H2O Ladies Paddock boot

    Emily says: “These boots are great, particularly in the winter when it’s cold and muddy. They are comfortable, easy to clean and look smart.”

    Price: from £129.99

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    Ariat Insulated Tek Grip

    Emily says: “These gloves are perfect for winter as they are waterproof and insulated so it stops you from getting cold and wet hands and your fingers from going numb!”

    Price: from £20.22

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    Hiho Silver jewellery

    Emily says: “Hiho make beautiful jewellery with an equestrian twist and it is so versatile. I ride in necklaces, bracelets and rings in all weathers and they never break, get damaged or start to wear and I also wear them if I go out in an evening as they are a great addition to a smart outfit.”

    Price: from £20

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    Roma Gel Crop

    Emily says: “These whips have great squidgy handles which means they are easier to hold onto. They are also very lightweight and come in many colours.”

    Price: from £9.87

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    Cavalleria Toscana Kendo polo

    Emily says: “These base layers are stretchy, durable and very warm. They are practical around the yard but still look smart.”

    Price: £130


    Cavalleria Toscana waffle tech sweater

    Emily says: “As with the polo this is comfortable, long-lasting and fits well. It’s also black so it doesn’t matter if it gets dirty.”

    Price: £285


    Cavalieria Toscana triple hooded jacket

    Emily says: “This jacket is so nice and warm and has a great hood too.”

    Price: £285

    Among other brands, Emily King is sponsored by Cavalleria Toscana, Hi Ho Silver and Ariat

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