When riding, there are some items of clothing that are absolutely essential, and a good pair of jodhpurs, breeches or riding tights should be front and center of your equestrian wardrobe.

As your legs are in constant contact with your horse, it’s important that whatever kind of riding pants you wear are comfortable for both of you. If you don’t have a decent pair of jodhpurs, breeches of riding tights then you’re not going to feel totally at ease while riding, which can not only be uncomfortable but also unsafe.

Read more: What’s the difference between jodhpurs and breeches?

Here at Country & Stable, we’re committed to bringing you only the finest equestrian wear, and with that in mind, here are our top picks of the best women’s jodhpurs, breeches and riding tights from some of the biggest brands on the market.

Toggi Derby Ladies Full Seat Breeches

Heralded as the first of their kind, the Toggi Derby Full Seat Breeches feature a full stretch simulated leather seat for optimum comfort and durability. Ideal for riding and knocking around the yard, these ladies’ breeches are available in three different colours and feature two zip pockets, belt loops and nickel free fastenings.

Harry Hall Ladies Chester Sticky Jodhpurs

These Harry Hall Chester ‘Sticky’ jodhpurs get their name from the fact that they’re designed to help you stay in the right position in the saddle, reducing slip and slide. Available in beige or black, they have a zip front, hook fastening and stretchy fabric for increased comfort.

Kerrits Ladies Cargo Knee Patch Breeches

The Kerrits Ladies Cargo Knee Patch Breeches are new in this season and are some of the most stylish on the site. These comfortable and functional women’s riding pants have attractive contrast stitching and a side pocket for your valuables – ideal for just about everyone, whether you’re a complete beginner or have been riding for years.

Noble Outfitters Ladies Balance Riding Tights

Riding tights are becoming more and more popular, and here we have a fantastic pair. These Noble Outfitters Ladies Balance riding tights are incredibly comfortable but also look smart and still provide an excellent level of grip and support when you’re in the saddle. Available in several fashionable colours, with these tights you’ll look great and feel fantastic when on your horse.

Pikeur Ladies Candela Grip Jean Breeches

Looking for some breeches that provide comfort and support but are a little more casual? These Pikeur Ladies Candela Grip Jeans could be just what you’re looking for. Looking almost exactly like a pair of your regular jeans, they feature a ¾ seat panel and 4-way stretch to help you perform better and stay comfortable at all times.

Pikeur Ladies Glinda Grip Full Seat Breeches

With these Pikeur Glinda Full Seat Breeches, you’re guaranteed some of the best breeches on the market right now. Not only do they look amazing but thanks to Pikeur’s specially developed Micro Power sports fabric, you’ll enjoy unparallelled freedom of movement, exceptional hold and optimal levels of comfort when riding.

Nothing here that takes your fancy? Check out our full range of women’s horse riding pants.