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Creating your very own Wilker's pad

Creating your very own Wilker's pad

You might think it's difficult to create you very own custom pad but the truth of the matter is it's really not. I think the hardest thing is actually thinking about the purpose of your custom pad. Do you need a custom show pad because what you see in your local tack store just doesn't fit your saddle perfectly? Do you want to promote your equine business and want saddle pads for marketing purposes or do you just want to the perfect saddle pad to fit your horse perfectly? Whatever the reason why, just know that every Wilker's products that we offer have one thing...


How to choose thread colors for your embroidery design.

How to choose thread colors for your embroidery design.

It's hard to find figure out what thread color you want to use for your embroidery design on your new pad but it just really doesn't have to be. Here's a quick tip that will help you. Here's a fail proof way of picking out the perfect color or color combination. Fabric designers do all the work for you! They know what colors go great together because they are the professionals and agonize to make sure that they have the perfect color combination. Here are samples from American Designer Jennifer Paganelli. See which fabric grabs your eyes and go from...