The Latest Equestrian News Update

First up, our favourite charity fashion event of the year took place this week. Hats for Hope was a fantastic success on all accounts. The Hats for Hope team were overjoyed at the success of the event, which was a sell-out. “A huge thank you to everyone who attended and made the day as fantastic … Continue Reading

2017 – 2018 Polo Event Calendar

Whether you are saddling up or frocking up – here are our pick of polo events this season! 16th – 17th September 2017 Hunter Polo Challenge – Wirragulla Polo Club 18th – 28th October 2017 FIP World Polo Championships – Sydney Polo Club 4th-5th November 2017 Windsor Spring Tournament (4g & Ladies) – Windsor Polo … Continue Reading

A Glass of Champagne…

Fashions at the Polo, brought to you by Horseshoes and Highheels– Play it your way. We are proud to announce that Horseshoes and Highheels is an official partner for Fashions at the Polo, at the upcoming XI FIP World Polo Championship 21st – 29th October. The World Polo Championship brings polo players from around the globe to … Continue Reading

Victoria Racing Club celebrates commitment to Living Legends

Good Morning, As a member of the Victorian Racing Club (VRC) I want to share on the H&H blog any news updates that comes our way. Flemington Racecourse is the home to the Melbourne Cup ‘the race the stops a nation‘. Today, the Melbourne Cup is the richest handicap race held in Australia, and the … Continue Reading

Born to be Wild and Free

“Art is the bounce in your step and the music in your soul” LaToyah x I recently celebrated my birthday and one of my fabulous friends Katrina was inspired to create a piece as a gift to me. She has done an amazing job with colours and imagery that truely resinates with me. I had … Continue Reading

A Miracle Millinery Moment

Let’s talk millinery … For most who know me and for those who follow me, I have always said that life isn’t complete unless you are wearing a hat. This would have a lot to do with the fact that I love style and hats just complete outfits. Take a look at the fabulous Boy … Continue Reading

International Women’s Day – Phillipa Hartcourt McNamara

Today we hear from Phillipa on HorseShoes & HighHeels… With international women’s day having just passed, I started to think about the topic. In equestrian sports , it is one of the few that men and women compete on an even level. Against and with each other. Each gender having their own strengths as much … Continue Reading

A New Course – Julieanne Horsman

If you don’t ask, you won’t get. – Julianne Horsman For the past five years friends and family have been suggesting I seek a job in the horse racing industry. I am a journalist by trade but spend my spare time at the racetrack. I had always resisted though because I feared making my favourite pastime … Continue Reading

Equestrian Valentine

Equestrian Fashion – Let’s take it to the streets of Paddington in Sydney !! I had the pleasure of shooting in some of the amazing collection from Valentine Equestrian. Valentine Equine was established in 2013 on the island of Bali. They wanted to create unique riding attire that would set you apart from the crowd … Continue Reading

Phillipa Harcourt McNamara- Oh lets go back to the start…

Tell me your secrets, ask me your questions, Oh lets go back to the start…. Like the Coldplay song that is one of my favourite, the Scientist gave me the direction where to start this story. For this journey has been a long and interesting one with many unplanned and unexpected journeys travelled and yet, … Continue Reading