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There are many distinctive characteristics that identify a Bliss of London Saddle – Handmade Luxury, Distinctive Design, Incredible leather allied with an exhilarating and refined riding experience. However it is the combination of these characteristics that makes Bliss of London so unique.

The elegant and independent character of Bliss is reflected in our Triquetra logo, the Triquetra being the representation of three, and for us at Bliss the law of 3 is so symbolic in a number of our guiding principles.
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The Bliss manufacturing base is situated in Walsall in central England. Walsall is a truly remarkable town and famous for being one of the only places in the world to have the skills and expertise to produce some of the very finest handmade English riding saddles. The art of making to measure is skill that takes many years to learn, and Walsall has a history like no other in the world of equestrianism.

Whilst we acknowledge the technology that is available to us in the 21st century, we know that when creating the very best saddles in the world the hand and eye of a craftsman can never be bettered.
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Saddle making at Bliss of London is a traditional art where the human touch is essential to obtaining the very finest of English riding saddles. Every Bliss of London saddle starts its life in the design studio of our London head office. It is the start of a journey, a journey that will require the creativity and know-how of many skilled specialists along the way; the saddle fitters, the leather tanners, the saddle tree makers and finally the saddle makers themselves.

It is through the power of collaboration and the strength of a prestigious saddle making heritage that our saddles come to life.
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The elegant and independent character of Bliss is reflected in our Triquetra logo, the Triquetra being the representation of three, and for us at Bliss this is fundamental in our belief of The saddle being the connection between Horse and Rider. All of our saddles are designed and cut to ensure that this connection is as good as we can possibly make it.

Our three collections The Regency, The Liberty and The Paramour each have their own personality, style and distinctiveness to appeal to the uniqueness in you. Signature Bliss features such as our gullet quilting, twin stitching detail and exquisite finesse are common to all, whilst independently each Collection offers Class-leading design excellence, uncompromised style and Incomparable craftsmanship.

Ultimately your individual requirements may lead you to something even more rare or exclusive through our design team who also design a limited number of commission pieces for clients to create their own vision of the perfect English riding saddle.
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“Looking to the past to refine the present”

The Regency collection retains the classic Bliss heritage and styling but by mixing them with a little contemporary flair makes the collection more distinctive than ever before.

The collection comprises of the Regency Dressage, Regency Jump and Regency Eventer each model having a character of its own, but all sharing the same powerful presence and unmistakable hallmark features.

Each Regency saddle is crafted from our unique Heritage leather with a complementary selection of the finest hides for seats, pads and cantle inset of your choice.

The design brief for the Regency collection was to achieve the elegance and sophistication of English riding but in a collection of saddles that are designed for all profiles of horses to achieve that perfect fit. This is a design philosophy that is so inextricably linked to the reputation of the Bliss brand.
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“Enhanced lateral thinking”

A modern design to this classically styled dressage saddle that certainly imposes a distinctive edge. The ‘Celtic Curve’ design that is evident on the skirt and flap sits beautifully and elegantly in line with the other unique design features, even down to the stirrup keeper inset to compliment the choice of rear cantle design.

Rider comfort is focused on a unique straining of the tree and seat to create that blissful balance point, and allows for a more comfortable twist whatever the width of your horse. Every element of the Regency Dressage saddle has been thought through and carefully considered with the rider and horse in mind.

The contoured cupped knee pad that is unique to Bliss ensures that the best and most supportive leg position is achieved and also allows the flap to fall effortlessly beneath the leg giving an enhanced close contact feel.

The adjustable V-girthing system allows for fitting horses with differing girth lines and reduces any unnecessary movement.
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“Faultless design with endless scope”

Whatever angle it is viewed from, the Regency Jump radiates character and the sort of style which appeals to all of the senses. The ‘Celtic Curve’ design that is evident on the skirt and flap sits beautifully against the flowing lines of the seat and front pad. The smallest of features also play a part in the overall look.

Square cantle in medium or shallow seat option gives you the freedom of movement that you require. The contoured cupped knee pad that is unique to Bliss ensures that the best leg position is achieved and also allows the flap to fall effortlessly beneath the leg. Built with an additional back block that gives that added security.
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“An eventing saddle ready for every obstacle”

The sporting credentials of the Regency Eventer are evident at first glance – the powerful profile and the ‘Celtic Curve’ flap and skirt give an instant impression of strength and security. The purposeful look is made more powerful by the contoured cupped knee pad, a unique Bliss feature that ensures the best leg position is achieved and also allows the flap to fall effortlessly beneath the leg. Built with an additional back block that gives that added security and leg placement. The forward flap and extended seat design maximizes security when landing drop fences.
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“A fusion of precision, finesse and luxury”

The Liberty Collection is a celebration of sporting style and glamour across all Olympic disciplines. More identifiable to the European styling by use of the finest French calf leathers.

Our trademark Swish detail on the flap and signature Twin row stitching gives an indication of how a designer’s eye creates a stylish and inspired contrast to the rest of the saddle form, instantly giving away the elite status of it being a Bliss of London saddle.

Whether your choice is the Liberty Dressage, Liberty Jump or Liberty Eventer we encourage you to take a closer look at a collection of saddles that are designed for all profiles of horses to achieve that perfect fit. This is a design philosophy that is so inextricably linked to the reputation of the Bliss brand.
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“The definitive one – no question”

The Liberty Dressage has a lean elegant look entirely in keeping with its ‘swish’ design theme. The construction of the saddles simple clean lines are made possible using a technique called superforming, No other process enables such a complex flap design to be created with such crisp sharp lines and without seams or joins.

This unique unparalleled design highlights every detail in a Bliss saddle. Rider comfort is focused on a unique straining of the tree and seat to create that blissful balance point and a more comfortable twist whatever your width of horse alongside the large soft moulded external block which provides direct positional support.

The adjustable V-girthing system allows for fitting horses with differing girth lines and reduces any unnecessary movement.
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“A Hunter Jump saddle in a league of its own”

A jumping saddle that has been designed and created with contact and freedom in mind. The luxurious French Calf leather with semi-deep or flat seat options and a close contact English panel design. The independent straining of the tree gives the ultimate balance point that makes this saddle a divine experience for Hunt seat equitation, stadium or even on the flat.

Variable external moulded blocks give adaptability and are complimented with our Liberty signature ‘swish’ twin stitch lines.
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“Cross country styling to increase the heart rate”

The Bliss styling team has created a saddle of elegantly tailored lines and classical form that epitomises the sport of Eventing. The luxurious French Calf leather and a close contact English panel design. The independent straining of the tree gives the ultimate balance point. Our forward flap and extended seat design maximizing support behind the rider when landing drop fences with external moulded block which provides direct positional support and additional back block.

Variable external moulded blocks give adaptability and are complimented with our Liberty signature ‘swish’ twin stitch lines.
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“A seductive combination of performance, style and close contact.”

As is immediately apparent from our unique mono-panel design (not mono-flap). The Paramour Dressage, Paramour Jump and Paramour Eventer collaborate to offer a collection of saddles for the connoisseur. Research involving riders, designers and engineers has resulted in a collection of saddles that give a sense of dynamism by achieving an incomparable closeness to create that ultimate affinity between you and your horse.

A truly unique and engaging riding experience, crafted with the most luxurious French Calf or tactile Nubuck leathers, in a collection of saddles that are designed for all profiles of horses to achieve that perfect fit. This is a design philosophy that is so inextricably linked to the reputation of the Bliss brand.
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“A mono-panel experience for true harmony”

There is nothing better than a mono-panel to create that special intimacy between horse and rider. The saddle becomes almost transparent with the special closeness the Paramour Dressage delivers. Rider comfort is focused on a unique straining of the tree and seat to create that blissful balance point and a more comfortable twist. A selection of large supportive rolls, innovative 3 point girthing system compliment the finesse that gives the Paramour Dressage unparalleled advantage in the mono-flap market. Offered in luxurious French calf or Nubuck hide for extra grip.
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“A jump saddle for the ultimate close contact”

The popularity of mono-panels in the show jumping and stadium circuits are advancing and the Paramour Jump embraces the concept of close contact at its upmost, semi-deep or flat seat options, close contact English panel cut, innovative 3 point girthing system and the perfect balance point.

Every inch of the Paramour Jump saddle delivers on the power of design. Its powerful presence leaves no doubt that it’s cut from the same cloth as the rest of the marque – exactly what we set out to achieve.

Offered in luxurious French calf or the Nubuck hide for extra grip, with external blocks for direct support.
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“The extreme cross-country experience”

Only when in the saddle yourself can you truly appreciate the great effort that goes into making a Paramour Eventer feel effortless to ride in. The exciting combination of distinctive design and remarkable contact now come to life in this wonderful new saddle.

Our mono-panel design is lightweight, has incredible close contact and enhanced in every specification purely for the job on course. The forward flap and extended seat design maximizing support behind the rider when landing drop fences with external blocks for direct support and innovative 3 point girthing system.

Available in the Eventer’s choice of the highly tactile Nubuck or luxurious French calf.
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Not only does the Bliss of London marque stand out for our exquisite elegance, inventive ideas and phenomenal performance, we also create the most unique of commissioned pieces – Your own vision may lead you to desire something rare and exclusive and our team are on hand to fulfil your dreams or those of a loved one.

The starting point in any Bliss of London commissioning process is choice. Step into the world of Bliss and you’ll find a wealth of experience and a world of choice: magnificent hides and exotic leathers, colours, textures, exquisite Swarovski crystals, gemstones, signature brightware and precious metals that adorn the saddles with opulence. This is where our design team and craftspeople excel in interpreting your requirements and adding their magic touch with our shared passion for style and perfection.

This is the ultimate level in customer service, more than anything you will come to understand our unique ‘Bliss’ ethos which is simply the knowledge that you own a saddle that asks you to make no compromises by exceeding your expectations.

The choice as always is yours.
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For those of you wishing to purchase pre-owned saddles, you can rest assured that any of the saddles listed have been through our pre-owned quality check programme. The saddle will be thoroughly inspected in all areas for safety and symmetry by 1 of our appointed saddle fitting professionals. Only when they have given it the all clear will it then be offered for re-sale.

 

For those of you wishing to sell, we would advise that you contact your nearest Bliss of London appointed saddle fitting professional for them to assess your saddle and details will then be forwarded to ourselves for an advert placement, this is a free of charge service.

 

Warrantees are only transferable when re-purchased through an authorised Bliss of London appointed saddle fitting professional.

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In a desire to create the most beautiful saddles our pursuit of perfection leads us to carefully hand select only the finest leathers from around the world so that we are able to offer you a choice above all others.
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Bliss of London is a brand that is built on relationships: Our employees, our suppliers, our consultants and of course the most important people for us are our unique and truly discerning clients and their horses.

Our mission is to achieve the ultimate in your horses comfort and performance. We believe wholeheartedly that the importance of a correctly fitted saddle for both horse and rider can never be over emphasised and can never be bettered. It is THE connection that is all important. When both of you are comfortable, content and in the correct position a bond is created that enhances and develops performance and harmony.
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The uniqueness of the brand and its integrity is controlled with the limited distribution of the products through a select number of appointed saddle fitting professionals. Our attention to detail as manufacturers is mirrored in the careful and considered attention that every one of our consultants brings to our clients during the saddle fitting process.
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Every care is taken throughout the manufacturing process to ensure all of our saddles and accessories are produced to the highest possible standards. We are proud that all of the materials used are sourced from ecologically reputable suppliers. Bliss saddles are produced using over 90% natural sustainable resources: leather, wool and wood.

Each saddle carries a 10 year BS6635 standard tree warranty and 12 months workmanship and materials warranty subject to fair wear and tear.
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We have chosen animal welfare organisation The Brooke as our charity to support over the coming year.

This exceptional charity is working tirelessly to help improve the lives of working horses, donkeys and mules in some of the world’s poorest communities.

The Brooke provides veterinary treatment and programmes around animal health and wellbeing, across Africa, Asia and Latin America.

As lifelong family supporters of the Brooke, it is an obvious choice for Bliss of London’s Managing Director, Nikki Newcombe to support this wonderful and most deserving charity.
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Becoming a Bliss of London saddle owner is more than the purchase of a new custom made saddle it’s also about becoming part of one of the most exciting luxury brands in the equestrian world and the associated array of benefits that we will be offering: show passes, VIP tickets, personal saddle fitting advice to name but a few.
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We are so proud of the saddles and accessories which we create and the service we offer to our clients that we welcome your feedback at all times. You may also like to read what others have to say about Bliss, our products and our service. Your comments will only be published with your express permission.
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News
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Please view our gallery of collections, latest designs, events and featured riders. We welcome our clients own images, please email to: contact@bliss-of-london.com
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At Bliss we believe in communicating in a variety of differing formats. Video allows us to entertain, advise and inform on a number of differing topics and here you will find links to our Youtube channel that will be hosting our video productions and also the video’s of other contributors.
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1. The Company
2. History
3. Saddle Making
4. Collections
5. Regency Collections
6. Regency Dressage
7. Regency Jump
8. Regency Eventer
9. Liberty Collections
10. Liberty Dressage
11. Liberty Jump
12. Liberty Eventer
13. Paramour Collection
14. Paramour Dressage
15. Paramour Jump
16. Paramour Eventer
17. Commissions
18. Pre-Owned
19. Leather and Colour options
20. Our Promise
21. Fitting Service
22. Quality Assurance
23. The Brooke
24. Member Benefits
25. Testimonials
26. News
27. Gallery
28. Video
29. Dealer Location
30. Contact


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