Disrupting the Traditional Leather Care Industry: An Interview with Street to Stable

Through a mutual Pacific Northwest equestrian connection, we had the privilege of being introduced to equestrian storyteller, Kristin Thornton, and her amazing brand, Street to Stable. A dedicated horsewoman, Kristin has a passion for sharing the tales of those working behind-the-scenes in the equestrian community - the brands, the artisans, the entrepreneurs, the artists that bring together their love of horses, creating a vibrant equestrian world in the process.

We were lucky enough to be featured by Street to Stable, resulting in an interview and a host of tips just for you! Please view the full article here: https://streettostable.com/blogs/news/sterling-essentials

As I was researching more about the brand, I was impressed by the endorsements of notable sport horse professionals including Melanie Smith Taylor (Olympic Gold Medalist- Show Jumping), Dana and Bob Brawley, Brawley Farms Inc. (AA hunter/jumper show barn) and Matt Brown and Cecily Clark, East West Training Stables (International Eventing Competitors). It was evident that this company was offering an alternative that filled a niche and was appreciated by equestrians of all levels.

After reading more about the ingredients, fragrances, and who stands the brand, I recognized that it is a better solution to my daily equipment cleaning because as their tagline states, it is “GENTLE ON YOUR LEATHER, GENTLE ON YOU.”
— Street to Stable, September 2018
Posted on October 15, 2018 .

No Muss, No Fuss - Clean, Shiny Boots in Less than 30 Seconds

No muss, no fuss - clean, shiny boots in less than 30 seconds! :) How to do it? TIP: Giving your much abused, often overlooked boots some love is so quick and easy with our Leather Cleaner. After you've cleaned your tack, use the same towel to wipe down your boots. You don't even need to spray more product on the towel because the towel is still damp enough from the little bit of cleaner residual left from cleaning your tack. It works and is a snap - save on time, save your boots, AND get the most out of your cleaner!

Posted on October 8, 2018 .

Welcome to Cheval Saddlery and Boutique

It is always nice to be able to share good news on a Monday! With pleasure, we announce that you are now able to find our products at Cheval Saddlery and Boutique in Tampa, Florida. Whether visiting their beautiful store or their well-appointed mobile, you are certain to find a wonderful selection of carefully chosen, high quality tack, accessories, clothing, and equestrian care products. Cheval’s mobile is always on the go, so be sure to check out the schedule for their next show stop and swing by for a visit between your rounds: https://chevalstyles.com/pages/glam-on-the-go-mobile-boutique-travel-schedule


Posted on October 1, 2018 .

Now at Tack Trolley!

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We are happy to announce that Tack Trolley Horse and Pet of Fayetteville, Georgia has become our newest retail partner! We love that Tack Trolley caters to the needs of equestrians, as well as cat and dog owners. It always seems that horse people surround themselves with cats, dogs, and all manner of animal friends, so Tack Trolley is a one stop shop that makes total sense! Be sure to stop by and see Janet and her team soon!

P.S. Did you know that our leather care products also work fabulously for your leather dog collars and leashes? Just sayin’!



Posted on September 21, 2018 .

Proud to Sponsor the Stanford Equestrian Team

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Day I of Preseason: two-a-day flats (dressage AM, Eq PM) ✅ #StanfordEquestrian #Preseason #FlatEq #Dressage #Horsemanship

Posted by Stanford Equestrian Team on Monday, September 17, 2018

We are pleased to announce that Sterling Essentials is a proud sponsor of the Stanford Equestrian Team for this year! Always making headlines as one of the top collegiate equestrian teams in the United States, we look forward to cheering on these talented riders. Here’s to a great season at the Red Barn!

Posted on September 18, 2018 .

Featured in Practical Horseman Magazine

The August issue of Practical Horseman held an exciting surprise. Our products were featured in the prestigious and popular magazine’s Tack Room section!

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Animal-friendly and created with essential oils, Sterling Essentials’ Leather Cleaner and Leather Conditioner are formulated to match the pH of leather and protect your tack with effective, natural food-grade ingredients. The therapeutic essential oils used in these products are said to keep mold and mildew at bay while providing aromatherapy-like fragrances.
— Practical Horseman, August 2018
Posted on September 13, 2018 .

Welcome to Long Island!

We are pleased to announce our newest retail partnership with Neptune Feed & Saddlery in Calverton, New York! Neptune Feed is a fixture in the Long Island community, known for their decades of expertise and wide array of top-notch equestrian goods and feed. We are so proud to be a part of their offerings and to now share our products with you fine folks in New York and nearby Connecticut.

Posted on September 6, 2018 .

Now at The Purple Horse

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If you live in the greater Chardon-Cleveland, Ohio area, you can now find our products on your doorstep at The Purple Horse Tack Store. Covering all of your needs in both English and Western, definitely stop in and visit with owner, Kelly Swick, for help getting outfitted for whatever your discipline.

Looking for a new-to-you consignment saddle? The Purple Horse has you covered there, too, and be sure to use our products as the tried-and-true way to bring that gently used tack back to original glory!

 

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Posted on August 31, 2018 .

Hey South Jersey!

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South Jersey here we come! Our products are now available at The Boot & Bridle in Clermont, New Jersey. We are excited to be teaming with shop owner, Andrea Bry, and her crew to bring you the best care for your tack and leather equipment. Be sure to look for Andrea and her mobile at the shows, as well as swing by the Clermont store.

To keep in the loop on the next mobile locations, be sure to keep an eye on The Boot & Bridle's Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/The-Boot-Bridle-133264036729807/

Posted on August 27, 2018 .

Available at SunSpree Mobile Emporium

We are happy to extend a warm welcome to our newest retail partner, SunSpree Mobile Emporium, of Archer, Florida! SunSpree stocks a wonderfully curated collection of equestrian must-haves and brings these to you from their mobile store at horse shows throughout Northern and Central Florida and Georgia.

Be sure to stay tuned to their Facebook updates for information on their upcoming show stops! SunSpree Mobile Emporium: https://www.facebook.com/Sunspree.01/

Posted on August 15, 2018 .