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FRONT & CENTER products SERAPE SEXY It's all about style, attitude and fun. Designed by genuine Texas cowgirl Jamise Fisher, comes this hot new Mercedes Serape Halter Dress from Cowgirl Justice, shown here with a studded pair of Corral Boots. With soft fabric and spicy colors, this little number also has an elastic back. It's super-comfy, with a fattering ft. MSRP: $66. (214) 675-2099; cowgirljustice.com THE ART OF THE WEST Big Sky Carvers/DEMDACO is paying homage to all things Western, equestrian and brimming with nature through its new wall-art phenom. The company will be showcasing the works of world-renowned photographers Denver Bryan, Mark Johnson and John Eriksson, including vivid images of the Western lifestyle, equine portraits, wildlife stills and sporting shots. Each highquality canvas has a closed-back, replete with a keyhole hanger and is wrapped with a patterned edge to frame the work. Plus, retailers can utilize Big Sky Carvers' outpost display option. MSRP: 8-by-12 inches: $39; 16-by-24 inches: $59. (855) 544-3226; bigskycarvers.com CORPS OF COWGIRLS Fun and funky, this new line of ladies' cadet caps from Trenditions will add a lil' military chic to any cowgirl's look. Available in an array of bold colors, these caps are decorated with beaded crosses and feur-de-lis appliques, embellished with embroidery accents. Made from 100-percent cotton, each cap comes with a sweatband and a Velcro closure. MSRP: $22. (877) 679-3774; trenditions.com RED-HOT LEGS Kerrits' most popular riding tight just got winterized! Its Fleece Performance Riding Tight has a feece-backed fabric with a herringbone texture that keeps riders' legs nice and toasty — in a fattering (not bulky) style. These tights are super-soft and smooth, and they're ofered at a great price point. Plus, they come with Kerrits' Gripstretch knee patches and a mid-rise, über-comfy elastic waistband. These tights are available in lagoon weed, espresso tweed, mercury tweed and black. If your customers ride in harsh winterweather conditions, this is the tight to stock. MSRP: $79. (509) 493-4187; kerrits.com 14 Western & English Today WINTER BEAUTY Help your customers stay warm riding in frigid temps with Mountain Horse's Majesty Down Collection, including the Majesty Down Coat, shown here. Quilted in a fattering design that allows the down to loft without shifting, this coat keeps riders super-toasty when the temperatures drop. The coat is flled with a premium duck down, and the four-layer fabric construction keeps the down secure inside the coat. It also has a detachable adjustable hood and an exquisite fauxfur-lined detachable collar. The outer shell and lining are 100-percent polyester and the insulation is 80-percent duck down with a 20-percent feather lining. This gem of a jacket comes in sable, black and mulberry. MSRP: $299. (866) 569-1600; mountainhorseusa.com FALL 2013