Horses are the quintessential specimens of speed, power, and grace. No one can deny their beauty and form as they cantor or gallop through fields or on racetracks. Surely most of us had a fantasy of riding bareback along a beach or charging through the dusty wild west as a cowboy.
Some people never gave up on that fantasy and continue to be horse lovers to this day. If you have a friend, family member, or significant other that spends more time at the stable or around horses than they do anywhere else, then buying them a gift for horse lovers will likely make them very happy. Below, we share an eclectic list of gifts for horse lovers to give the horse lover in your life a very pleasant surprise.
Horse and Hills Canvas Wall Art
This classic black and white print of a horse in the wild west with a desert mountain backdrop is a great piece for any horse lover’s living room, dining room, or bedroom. It’s stretched over a canvas and framed for an elegant yet old-timey feel.
Running Horses T-shirt Dress
The only thing more comfortable than a t-shirt is a t-shirt dress! This vibrant pink t-shirt dress with a graphic of running horses is the perfect addition to any horse lover’s wardrobe. They can lounge around the house in their favorite flowy T, or they can dress it up with a pair of cutoffs for a day out with friends.
Reclaimed Horseshoe Wine Rack
Recycling and reusing never looked so creative. This festive wine rack made with horseshoes sourced from local Idaho ranches houses six wine bottles and would look great in the kitchen or living room. While this may look right out of a ranch house, urban cowboys and girls have a right to express their equine love of the wild west.
Horse Blueprint Wall Art
Horse lovers love to disseminate their passion and knowledge of horses with others. They can do this without having to say anything by displaying this blueprint illustration of a specific horse breed replete with information about their anatomy and other facts about history and culture surrounding their domestication.
They can choose their favorite breed from numerous offerings, or you can gift them various breeds to line their walls for guests to educate themselves and spark equine-themed conversation.
Horse Racing Game
If your family is tired of the same board games, this horse racing game will bring some much-needed exciting variation to game night. Using a mix of dice, cards, and a beautifully crafted wooden racing board and racehorses, this game of chance will have everyone enthralled to see whose horse comes out on top.
Personalized Horseshoe Heart
Using recycled horseshoes, Idaho artist and blacksmith Alexandra Paliwoda crafts these elaborate trivets, giving you the option to customize each piece with your favorite horse lover’s initials or a special phrase to remember you by.
Whether your horse lover uses it to shield the dinner table from piping hot dishes, or just to display it as a work of art on the kitchen counter or table, this thoughtful and personal gift will surely touch their heart.
Churchill Downs Whiskey Flight
Give your favorite horse lover an excuse to talk about horse racing history with this classy wooden whiskey flight made with wood repurposed from beams and trusses from the 1902-1923 paddock that housed the racehorses at the historic Churchill Downs.
Sipping bourbon or aged whiskey and talking about horse racing history sounds like a horse lover’s favorite past-time, other than actually riding horses, that is.
Cantik Horse Socks and Horsehair Ties
This set of three knee-high colorfully striped riding socks with running horse logos up and down the inner and outer leg come with a set of matching hair ties. Your favorite little horse lover can show off her color-coordinated, horse-themed wardrobe to all her fellow equestrian enthusiasts at the stables.
KATYDID Women’s Baseball Cap
For the true cowgirls and ranch women out there, commemorate their hard work and dedication to their horses with a bit of humor. This baseball cap says, “barn hair, don’t care.” It will surely become their favorite cap to keep their face protected from the sun while they complete the morning chores or take their beloved horses for a ride.
This comfy and warm lightweight polyester hoodie has an endearing image of a mother and baby horse printed on the front and is sure to be a go-to layering item for your favorite horse lover. Whether it’s fall, winter, spring, or just a trip to an air-conditioned grocery store, this hoodie will keep them warm while also stylishly announcing their love for horses.
Willow Tree Sculpted Memory Box
This beautifully sculpted treasure chest time capsule is made of wood with a carving of a horse and her rider in an embrace. The inner lid has the saying “always there for me” engraved.
This is an incredibly personal and poignant gift that commemorates friendship, love, and experiences of the past by serving as a receptacle for souvenirs and other memorabilia that will always remind your favorite horse lover of the times, people, and animals that have meant the most.
Happy Kisses Horse Necklace
This elegant copper and gold-colored pendant in the shape of a horse’s silhouette floats delicately on a thin gold chain. It is the perfect piece of jewelry for your horse-loving friend, significant other, or family member that will become part of her regular accessory rotation.
Horse-Shaped Paper Clips
For the truly horse-obsessed family member, these horse-shaped paper clips are the perfect office or school supply. Giving their supplies a bit of equestrian flair will surely make mundane office tasks a bit more fun and festive.
Sitting Horse Eyeglass Holder
No matter how many glasses we buy and have laying around the house, we always seem to misplace them! This silly anthropomorphized horse sitting patiently with a groove for eyeglasses deliberately placed on his snout will ensure that you never lose that otherwise elusive pair of readers.
Watercolor Horse Journal
This vibrantly colored watercolor rendering of a horse that appears to be leaping off the cover, is the perfect muse for a journal entry.
WANTASTE 3-D Horse Lamp
Give those young horse lovers in your life this colorful and entertaining night-light to allay their fears of the dark. They’re sure to dream about riding into the clouds with this whimsical neon horse lamp illuminating the darkness.
Drinking Chestnut Wine Holder
This boozy Chestnut that appears to be guzzling down the bottle of wine it’s holding is the perfect accessory for wine lovers and horse lovers alike.
Western Horse Fleece Throw Blanket
You can never have too many blankets! This comfortable, high-quality fleece throw blanket looks great whether thrown over a couch or a horse lover on a cold, cozy day.
Multifunctional Horse Desktop Dispenser
This office supply holder in the shape of a trojan horse will definitely get the message across that you’re in a horse lover’s office.
Adorn your home with a beautiful visual and a soothing soundscape with this lovely chime embellished with horse sculptures.
Horse Drawstring Backpack
This bright and colorful drawstring backpack with a large print of a beautiful horsehead with its mane blowing in the wind is an excellent gift for your favorite horse lover to pack her riding gear or daytime necessities in.
Horse Lady Horse Bracelet
If the horse lover in your life loves to accessorize, this shiny pewter cuff-link bracelet displaying two large horseheads is the perfect fashion statement.
Intelex Therapeutic Horse Wrap Pillow
Riding and working in the stables are tough and demanding activities that might result in some stiff muscles. So, treat your favorite horse lover to some R and R with this moldable horse-shaped neck wrap that they can heat up or freeze to treat whatever ails them.
Wilden Kids Horse-Themed Duffel Bag
Your kid will be the king or queen of their sleepover party with this awesome horse-print duffle bag. They won’t even complain about toting it around on long trips!
Horse Reflection and Indian Summer Mug
This ceramic mug is a work of art! Its earth-toned colors appear to be a sunset into which gallop these reflecting images of black horse silhouettes. The inside of the cup and the handle are a natural sky-blue hue that compliments the burnt oranges and brownish tones perfectly. Horse lover or not, no one can deny the artistry of this mug.