Peterborough Festival of Hunting 22nd July 2015

July 21st, 2015

We will be attending the Festival of Hunting in Peterborough again this year. It is a fantastic show with a really great atmosphere and a wonderful opportunity to get yourself kitted out for the coming season.

Alan and Margaret will be on hand to discuss your requirements for hunt coats, waistcoats, and breeches. We will also have a range of accessories and other hunting related goodies on offer!

We look forward to seeing you down there!

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Gloucestershire Festival of Polo & Country Fair 2015

June 10th, 2015

We are pleased to announce that once again we will be attending the Glouscestershire Festival of Polo on 13/14th June.

Mark And Carl will be on hand to discuss your personnal tailoring requirements and also have a wide range of country clothing and accessories to peruse.

Due to us attending the show our shop in Pendlebury will be closed on Saturday 13th June. Sorry for any inconvienience.

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Alexander Jame Fitting Event May 21st – May 23rd

April 30th, 2015


To schedule an appointment call 540-364-0305 or email

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Badminton Horse Trials 6-10th May 2015

April 25th, 2015

We are once again looking forward to attending the upcoming Badminton Horse Trials. Our team will be on hand to showcase our equisite range of Hunting and Equestrian Attire. Come and view our latest range of tweed hacking jackets and country clothing.

This year our shop will be closed for the duration of Badminton for some renovation work but will re-open on Monday 11th May.

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Ladies Day at the Grand National

April 10th, 2015

1002855_414162948693646_1046766058_nToday is Ladies Day at the Grand National Festival at Aintree Racecourse and once more the riders will be lead onto the course by the winner and runner up of the ‘Alexander James Picture of Elegance Championship’.
The two ladies who will ride side saddle and won this honour are Morgan Schive and Amy Jane Bryan.
If you would like the chance to have this amazing opportunity next year then you need to enter the ‘Alexander James Picture of Elegance Championship’ at the Aintree National Show on June 27th-28th.
The lucky winner receives an Everyday Elegance Side saddle Habit from Alexander James and also gets to lead the riders out at Aintree as part of the prize.

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How to download the Hunting Horn ringtone to an iphone

March 10th, 2015

What follows is the ringtone download procedure for iPhone users only, and uses M4R files required by the iPhone; most other cell phone users should use the mp3 files that we have made available for some time now. (Note: This “read more” link is open to all viewers.)

1) Go to our Home Page,( scroll down, and click on the “Free Hunting Horn Ringtones” icon in the left-hand sidebar. Follow the instructions, click the “Submit” button, and on the next screen select the M4R hunting horn call(s) of your choice in the “M4R Ringtones for iPhones Users” box. It will be automatically downloaded to your computer.

2) Save the M4R file to your computer.

3) Connect your iPhone to your computer using the device’s USB connector cable, and launch iTunes in your computer if the application does not automatically start. (ITunes is a free download if you don’t have it.)

4) Click “File” in the menu bar of the iTunes application window and select “Add File to Library.”

5) Use the “Add to Library” dialog box to find the M4R that you want to transfer to your iPhone. The M4R file is located where you saved it on your computer.

6) Click the M4R file in the “Add to Library” dialog box and click the “Open” or “Choose” button.

7) Click “Tones” or “Ringtones” in the left side bar of iTunes.

8) Click, drag and drop the M4R file from the “Ringtones” library window pane to the iPhone icon displayed in the left side bar. ITunes transfers the ringtone file to your iPhone.

9) Now, on your iPhone, touch “Setting,” touch “Sounds,” touch “Ringtone,” and you should find the horn call ringtone in the list. Touch to select.

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New eBay Store!

February 25th, 2015

We have now opened our new eBay store selling clearance items, end of line and ex display products all at hugely discounted prices. Save us in your prefered sellers list to be one of the first to get the bargains.

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Christmas Holidays

December 20th, 2014

We will be closing for Christmas on the 24th December at 1pm and then re-opening on 5th January 2015 at 9am. We will do our very best to dispatch as many online orders as possible during the holidays but please be aware that there could be a delay on certain items during this period.
We would also like to take this opportunity to thank all our customers for your business this past year and wish you all a wonderful Christmas and a very Happy New Year!

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Countryside Alliance ‘Champion of Champions’ 10th year Anniversary Awards

October 18th, 2014

We can announce that we have been nominated for the 10th Anniversary Countryside Alliance ‘Champion of Champions’ award. We very proudly won the ‘Best Rural Retailer’ back in 2006 and it had such a massive impact on our business so we couldn’t be more thrilled to have been nominated again for the ‘Champion of Champions.
We would love our customers to get behind us on this and cast a vote for us at

Please keep supporting UK manufacturing before it’s too late and all the skills disappear.

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Manhattan Saddlery Fitting Event

October 4th, 2014

Alexander James Custom Coats
E Vogel Bespoke Boots
October 8, 2014

You Are Invited

Custom Coats, Bespoke Boots (and Bourbon Too)

The air is crisp, the trees are brilliant, it’s fall—the quintessential season for a cross country romp on your favorite steed. And now is the time to power up your wardrobe at Manhattan Saddlery.

Please join us for a made-to-measure event on Wednesday, October 8 from 5 to 7 p.m., when we welcome Alan Little, master tailor from Alexander James Fine English Tailoring. Just off the plane from England, Alan will custom measure you, help you choose from a selection of beautiful wools and tweeds from some of the oldest mills in Britain, and put your dapper new hacking jacket or hunt coat into production.

Since only the finest boots will complement your perfect new coat, Jack Lynch, President of E. Vogel Bespoke, Inc., will be in-store to consult, measure and take orders for custom boots and shoes handcrafted from the finest leather.

Need some liquid courage to go along with all that new hunt attire? Master of Whiskey Gina Fossitt will be on hand for spirits tasting and education, featuring Diageo’s reserve Bulleit Bourbon and Rye. Appetizers will be provided.

Space is limited for this unique event. Please RSVP by noon on October 7 to We look forward to having you with us.


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