1. As we head into championship season this fall, find a show shirt that stands out from the rest but is still something you can wear all day. This brightly colored, Pendleton-print-inspired button-down is lightweight and has a little stretch to it so you aren’t restricted in your upper body when you’re trying to compete. $59.95; ariat.com.
2. Keeping it Classic
Black never goes out of style, making this classic black button-down shirt the perfect addition to your closet. Embellished with a Western yoke and subtle white piping, this shirt gives you that timeless Western look that’s always a must-have for the show pen. $98.99; eroper.com.
3. Denim Kind of Day
In a ranch class, you can wear chaps, chinks, or choose to just wear jeans. Regardless of your choice, a good pair of denim is a must for showing. These slim-fit jeans make zipping chaps up a breeze, but the dark-rinse denim also looks good enough to wear alone. $64.99; cinchjeans.com.
4. Put the Right Foot Forward
It doesn’t matter if you spend your time trail riding or competing, everyone needs a good pair of boots. But comfort doesn’t mean you have to give up a fashionable pair. You’ll love the white underlay that goes on the shaft and vamp of these cowboy boots. $183.99; eroper.com.
5. Tie It Together
On a ranch, your saddle blanket’s main purpose is to provide comfort for your horse, but in the show pen a flashy, well-made pad can help you stand out from the rest. Find a show pad that has neutral tones so you can pair it with different shirts to keep a cohesive look. $104.99; mayatex.com.