Pick a Favorite: Four Mane Styles
The AQHA Instagram followers told us their go-to mane style, and we’re sharing how get the most out of each look.
By Tara Matsler | July 17, 2014
Toe-may-toe, toe-mah-toe. You say poh-tay-toe, I say poh-tah-toe. So when I say my favorite mane style is au natural, I’ll certainly respect your opinion that banded is best.
We asked our Instagram followers to weigh in on the mane-style debate. As you can see in our chart below, the Naturals had it. Toss your hat in the ring and tag us in a pic of your favorite mane style (@AQHAJournal on Twitter, @officialaqha on Instagram or on the AQHA Facebook page).
If you’re looking to get the most out of your horse’s mane style, here are a few tips you might want to try.
- Banded. AQHA Professional Horsewoman Margo Ball shares two solutions for finishing your horse’s forelock to complete the mane-banding process.
- Braided. Get your hunt seat horse’s braids looking like a million bucks with these step-by-step instructions from AQHA world champion Stacey Huls.
- Natural. Use these tips and tricks for growing your horse’s mane into luscious locks.