Mattes Baroque velvet saddle pads are available in a wide range of styles, trims, bindings and colours, making them totally bespoke.
Because there are so many different combinations to choose from, whatever your design, the chances are that you will be ordering a custom saddle pad that will be entirely unique.
The Mattes baroque velvet saddle pad is designed in order to flatter the beautiful carriage of spanish horses, with their strong compact bodies and elegant raised gaites, this is the perfect pad to accentuate it. It is designed to fit English Saddles, though we can also order it for Spanish Saddles if required, the spanish style is a little longer and comes with underside sheepskin option only.
Made from only the best materials you have the opportunity to match custom saddle pads with your favourite colours, your equestrian team, the latest seasonal palette, your horses tack, or even your riding wear.
Mattes Baroque Velvet Saddle Pad
Velvet Baroque Custom saddle pads are manufactured from wear-resistant velvet. To enhance the appearance special glossy fibers are incorporated, through the thicker layer of quilting pattern.
Mattes SPINEFREE ® design reliably prevents any pressure on the withers and spine. With the secure fastening system SADDLE-FIX ®, the center strip of the saddle blanket can be easily fixed in the saddle compartment.
Mattes Equestrian design the core of the saddle blanket in two layers: POLY-FLEX ® (a needle-punched needled felt) is used for shape retention and pressure equalization, polyester wadding for padding. We completely do without foam, neoprene and gel. Therefore, the whole structure is fully air permeable.
The saddlecloth can be ordered with the CORRECTION ® system, optionally with a single or a double bag; Each bag comes with three felt inserts (POLY-FLEX ® ), each 5 mm thick, with print properties that match those of a good new saddle padded with wool and horsehair.
MATTES has developed the CORRECTION ® system to allow adjustments to the saddle position flexibly, easily and up to 30 mm: To correct for rapid physical development of young horses in training, in horses after a long service life, or in trained horses, during change the tournament season a lot, just when fast changes have to be made up for. By reinforcing the insoles, or just as important to reducing them, when the change demands it. Very important is the compensation of permanent irregularities in physique. These should never be corrected with a change to the saddle itself!