Features

LAMINGTON FARM REMEMBERED

Judy Richter grew up riding on what is now the TRUMP NATIONAL GOLF CLUB, and she has offered to share her memories. The Trump National Golf Club, now also know...

The World’s Richest Race

George Kamper's striking images celebrate the record event. Earlier this year, the richest horse race in the world was run at Gulfstream Park in Hallandale B...

Cuddle Clones

Lifelike replicas of beloved pets help support animal-related causes One day, when Jennifer Williams was cuddling her beloved great Dane, Rufus, she thought ...

Saut Hermès at the Grand Palais in Paris

Show jumping’s elite assembled to compete in the Parisian saddler’s prestigious event. Equestrian Living magazine has been fortunate to attend what may b...

The Fabric of a Man

Alessandro Albanese remains true to his roots and understated aesthetic. I noticed the impeccable work of Alessandro Albanese long before I met him. It was...

The Renewed Appeal of Riding Aside

It was the picture that launched a thousand riding lessons. Lady Mary Crawley astride—or more correctly, aside—a black hunter, gazing from beneath a top ...

Millbrook, N.Y.—America’s Cotswolds

The alluring equine-centric hamlet, a mere 90 miles from New York City, boasts a lifestyle that feels worlds away. A friend who honed his turn of phr...

The Renaissance Cowboy of Texas

Meet the renaissance cowboy of Texas. When Lyle isn't singing, song-writing, or on tour, he's at home with his horses spinning and sliding. Lyle Lovett, ...

Indulge at Ireland’s Castle Leslie

Guests indulge themselves at one of the most sought-after luxury castles in Ireland. Castle Leslie Estate, one of the top luxury castle hotels in Ireland, is...

At Home with Pat and Monty Roberts

The Santa Ynez home of sculptor Pat Roberts, her "horse-whisperer" husband, dogs and deer. The road to Flag is Up Farm is lined with towering old trees, ...

The Al Shaqab Stadium

Al Shaqab is a new and impressive monument to the growing equestrian interest in Qatar. The stadium complex—which is entirely devoted to horses—rivals the wo...

Paradise in the Dominican Republic

A legendary golf resort with equestrian pleasures galore. Nestled alongside the warm waters of the Caribbean Sea, Casa de Campo makes its home on the cap...

Let there be Light Barn Design Masterclass

Barn design is both an art and a science. America's top equestrian architects share their secrets. Published Summer 2013 At EQ magazine, we regularly visi...

The Reining First Family

If the sport of reining had a royal family, then the McQuays and McCutcheons would rise to the throne. It’s challenging to see where one family ends and th...

The Photography of Lyle Lovett

During our two day visit with Lyle Lovett, we learned that, in addition to being a champion of reining, he's also a great photographer. See the story. Please...

A Patagonia Adventure

If Patagonia were a movie set, the director would tell the designers to dial it back. Ruth Kennedy Sudduth was invited to privately tour several large ecolog...

Ann Leary’s Wicked Good Life

Living the Wicked Good Life at the Connecticut Home of Ann and Denis Leary Published Fall 2012 Interviewing an author poses numerous concerns for a writ...

The Days of Wine and Horses

Bridlewood Estate: An idyllic horse farm that is also a world-class vineyard As you turn off the Pacific Coast Highway and meander towards Santa Ynez Valley, t...

At Home with Georgina Bloomberg

EQ's inside look at Gotham North This story appeared in EQLiving's Inaugural Issue in Fall 2012 She grew up in New York City, her father is a billionai...

Designing the Best Barn for your Budget

Barn Design Masterclass with America's Top Equine Architects: EQ visits Great Road Farm, near Princeton, N.J. with John Blackburn. Published Fall 2013 A fam...

At Home with Cait and Bernie Traurig

From what was once Ant Hill Farm, equestriancoach.com now brings a host of world-class trainers and competitors right to your home. Published Summer 2013 ...

Hunter’s Jumpers

Hunter Harrison moves to the next phase as his daughter and son-in-law manage Double H Farm. Hunter Harrison and Double H Farm are well known in the ...

When Boomers Retire

78 million boomers are looking at what's next. The first in an EQ series on places to consider. Published Winter 2013 As 78 million people born between...

Carson Kressley’s Urban Equestrian Style

A city boy with southern charm Published Fall 2013 After visiting a variety of elegant equestrian country estates, we thought it would be fun to swi...

My First Polo Lesson

A lifelong hunter jumper rider, EQ's Deputy Editor decides to give polo a try. Published Fall 2013 I've always felt comfortable in the jumper ri...

The Tailgating Tradition

Of all of the traditions that are associated with polo, tailgating has become one of the most enduring and widespread. At some clubs, spectators simply park...

Polo Clubs Across America

With almost 300 polo clubs in the U.S., there is something for everyone. Published Fall 2013 Though polo is said to have been played by the Persians thousan...

Making the Jump to College Riding

For young equestrians, it's a great time to go to school. And whether you are an English, dressage, eventing, polo or western rider, there's a school team for y...

Inside Joseph Der’s Brooklyn Workshop

José Der began handcrafting custom boots and shoes in Havana, Cuba. More than 50 years ago, they opened their Brooklyn, N.Y., headquarters, where Der Dau keeps ...

Traditional Floorcloths Made New

This story was originally published in Fall 2013 — Updated March 2016 with a video of Lisa Mair's studio being visited by the PBS-TV show, This Old House. In...

At Home with Bob Cacchione

After creating the Intercollegiate Horse Show Association, there isn't much time for life on the beach. It's safe to say that most college riders at one ...

A Girl’s Dream Fulfilled

As EQ's departments editor, I got to fulfill what was my childhood dream...visiting Breyer and making my own horse into one of a kind. My friends and I, li...

Gallery: Le Saut Hermés in Paris

EQ’s Photography Director, George Kamper, captures the essence of Le Saut Hermés under the glass dome of the Grand Palais. Published Summer 2013 Trave...

Hollywood and Horses

Visit with Arabian horse breeder Mindy Peters at her home in Beverly Hills and her farm in California's Santa Ynez Valley. Published Summer 2013 EQ firs...

Inside the Hermés Atelier

The saddle-making workshops are perched on the upper floors of Hermès’s 24 rue du Faubourg Saint-Honore store in Paris. Published Summer 2013 Access t...

Giving it the Old College Try

Olympian Peter Leone tries riding on a college team and learns some valuable lessons. With Carrie Wirth Published Spring 2013 During my college years at Dr...

Broader Options, Brighter Futures

Seven young riders from around the country tell EQ about their college choices, and what they found when they got to school. (Published Spring 2013) Jorden ...

War Horse Gallops Cross Country

The amazing play is coming to a city near you. EQ takes you backstage. After years of resounding success at New York City's Lincoln Center and an Oscar...