Monthly Archives: December 2011

Plus Size Designer Alert- Monif C.

Check out Monif C. a plus size clothing designer who puts out fashion forward styles for plus size women. She specializes in her signature convertible dresses, and fabulous swimsuits but has a lot more to offer. xoxo ~Lizzy

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So where can I find plus size clothing that doesn’t belong in the barn?

Hey girls! EighteenHands is about meeting the needs of the plus size equestrian, curvy cowgirl, Big Girl Cowgirl, voluptuous riding vixen…..or whatever else we may call ourselves. I’ve been working hard to find you apparel, tack, accessories, even horses and more … Continue reading

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Tack Shop Alert- Triple Crown Tack Shop West Boylston, MA

Attention Big Girl Cowgirl Club members from the central, MA area: Stop by Triple Crown Tack Shop in West Boylston, MA and check out their great selection. This awesome tack shop has the best prices around (seriously, everything is always a few … Continue reading

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Product Review-Fuller Fillies Country Boot

Hey Ladies, I got some new riding gear for Christmas so you all know what that means. It’s product review time!!! I was a very lucky cowgirl this Christmas and Santa brought me a brand spanking new pair of Fuller … Continue reading

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In Memory of Papa Billy

As most of you know, I lost my grandfather suddenly last week. 24 hours before his passing he was diagnosed with Burkitt’s Lymphoma, a rare blood and lymph node cancer. Burkitt’s Lymphoma is an extremely aggressive cancer and typically not … Continue reading

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Where oh where…can I buy draft horse tack?!

A lot (but not all!!)  of us Big Girl Cowgirls ride horses that are equally big, and just like we need plus size riding clothes to accommodate us, draft horses, Warmblood breeds, and draft-crosses require special size tack to accommodate … Continue reading

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Follow me on Twitter!

Don’t forget to follow EighteenHands on Twitter for special steals and deals, inside information, and MORE! I recently added the EighteenHands Twitter feed to the sidebar on the EighteenHands homepage, so for easy Twitter access, click the link and start … Continue reading

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Big Girls Don’t Cry- An inside look at Fuller Fillies equestrian apparel

If you carry a few curves and are fed up having to squeeze into rider-wear that is too tight or just plain ugly then we have some BIG news for you! Based in the UK, Fuller Fillies is a Brand … Continue reading

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Fuller Fillies EBay Warning!!!!!!

Recent News from Suzanne at Fuller Fillies: EBAY WARNING !!! Fuller Fillies DOES NOT allow its Approved Stockists to sell via Ebay therefore; anything sold there is either an illegal copy OR is being sold illegally WITHOUT our permission and … Continue reading

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Bit of Britian

Take a look at Bit of Britian, a great tack store and catalog featuring everything for the English Diciplined rider. I stopped by thier booth at the Equine Affair this year (where I bought a brand spanking new pair of … Continue reading

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