Repairs & Custom Service

Custom Saddles & Fit

Smith-Worthington builds custom leather tree saddles in our Hartford, Connecticut factory. DYO (design your own) saddles based on standard trees and your selection of leather, type of stirrup bars, type of billets, type of leg support, size and shape of flaps, seat depth and padding, type and color of leather are made in England. We are able to adjust the tree and flock panels in all of our saddles to properly fit your horse.

Smith-Worthington's repair department repairs all types and brands of saddles and tack.   

Common Saddle repairs are:

  •       Widen/narrow tree
  •       Repair broken tree
  •       Replace stirrup bars
  •       Install extended stirrup bars
  •       Install adjustable stirrup bars
  •       Install new billets
  •       Install new web
  •       Gut and re-stuff panels
  •       Replace foam in panels with flock
  •       Replace air system panels with flock
  •       Patch panels
  •       Install new panels
  •       Patch seat
  •       Install new seat
  •       Install new padded flap inserts
  •       Install new flaps
  •       Install knee rolls/blocks
  •       Install knee rolls/blocks on Velcro
  •       Install extra dees 

Other tack repairs are also available in our Hartford factory.  Time needed for repairs is usually two days to one week.  (time varies with the time of year and nature of repair).