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Piper Knee Patch Breeches by SmartPak

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Why We Love This

Too Fun to Have Just One

The Piper Knee Patch Breeches by SmartPak are the perfect choice for breeches to wear in the schooling ring. With many stylish color options to choose from, these breeches can be mixed and matched to create the perfect outfit. The ergonomic design and features make these breeches comfortable to wear all day long with excellent shape retention. Once you put them on, you’ll want another pair! Imported.

Favorite Features

  • 2” Contoured waistband to eliminate gapping
  • Comfortable, natural rise hits below the belly button
  • Ergonomic shaped panel at the calf to eliminate bulky closures
  • Synthetic knee patch for fantastic grip and durability
  • Euro seat and front zip

63% Polyester, 32% Viscrose, 5% Spandex

Sizing It up

Sized from 24-36. Also see Piper Plus Knee Patch Breeches for additional sizes

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    Piper Knee Patch Breeches by SmartPak is rated 4.4958 out of 5 by 1,083.
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from Love these breeches! I got my 3rd pair of Piper breeches for Christmas and I really feel that every pair gets better with fit and quality. They fit better and are more comfortable than my "show breeches" that cost much more.
    Date published: 2016-02-04
    Rated 2 out of 5 by from Disappointed! I love SmartPak everything! Unfortunately, I was pretty disappointed with these pants. Nice thicker quality, but the material is already ripping and rubbing. I bought these pants for schooling since they are not as expensive as some brands like Tailored Sportsmans. Only have ridden in them a handful of times, definitely less than a dozen.
    Date published: 2016-02-04
    Rated 2 out of 5 by from Great! At first.. I have had 3 pairs of these breeches. Always love the fit of them when I first get them, but after about a year of wear the seam that runs along the butt gets loose. The fabric starts to stretch away from the seam, which makes for a very unattractive fit. I threw my first pair out after a just a year and a half. Overall I would say that these breeches have a life of a little over a year if they are being used frequently.
    Date published: 2016-02-03
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from Very comfortable and stylish These are my favorite schooling breeches! Also love that I can have my phone in the back pocket and its perfectly positioned so I can have it there when I ride. A little big in the waist so I always have to wear a belt but fit well everywhere else
    Date published: 2016-02-03
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from Amazing breeches!! I LOVE these breeches! They are super comfortable and strechy! I love the weight of the fabric-- not too thick or thin! They are super grippy and my favorite part is the sock bottoms that fit perfectly under tall boots or half chaps. I ordered these a size up since most breeches run small in the hip area on me but I found that they were too big and the size down fit perfectly! I am 5'9 and they didn't have the longs in my size buy I found them a bit shorter than most regular length breeches on me.
    Date published: 2016-01-28
    Rated 4 out of 5 by from Comforable, Stylish & Affordable I bought my first pair of Piper breeches a few weeks ago - they live up to the great reviews. They are really comfortable and I love the color options. Keep in mind that they run a little small; next time I will order one size larger.
    Date published: 2016-01-26
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from Cute and comfortable These breeches are very cute and very comfortable. A great bargain for the price.
    Date published: 2016-01-25
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great breeches! I wish i had a pair of Piper breeches for everyday of the week!
    Date published: 2016-01-25
    Rated 1 out of 5 by from Horrible Fit - Saggy Crotch - Baggy Knees I bought an original pair of pipers a few years ago and while the fit wasn't great at the price I was going to keep them. I ended up returning them after the knee patch came unstitched before I even got on a horse.I bought the newest pairs on sale as well hoping that the rumors of improved fit were true and while I do like the new fabric these breeches made it look like I was waiting for male anatomy. I try to be as positive as I can about affordable products but save yourself the time and pass on these...I have attached some pictures of the issues I faced - in both a 26 and 28. I am 5'5 and pretty average build. I have a small waist and larger rear/thighs for more of an hour glass shape and these breeches sag at the crotch, gap at the waist, and are baggy at the knee :( try as I might I couldn't love these breeches no matter how hard I tried and had to return them.
    Date published: 2016-01-25
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from Best breeches i have ever bought I bought a pair of these due to a friend telling me about them. They are the best breeches I have ever bought. I will never go back to any others. They are durable, very comfortable and over all a great product.
    Date published: 2016-01-25
    Rated 2 out of 5 by from Great fit and look, but didn't last. I really loved these breeches at first, the color was great and they were very comfortable. The waist does seem large compared to the way the rest of the breeches fit, but this was easily fixed with a belt. Unfortunately, the seams and fabric along the euro seat have begun to pucker and they are no longer the nice looking breeches I purchased. One of the side seams has also come apart. I wish the quality had held up, since the comfort and look was great initially.
    Date published: 2016-01-24
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from Best Schooling Breeches Ever I absolutely love these breeches! These are perfect for everyday schooling, not to mention fun and trendy. The hold up well to being washed every week and are super comfortable. These are the equivalent to a more comfortable (and affordable) Tailored Sportsman, which are one of the few companies that offer quality breeches in an array of colors. My only complaint is they need to come in even more colors! If you are debating buying these, just go ahead and add them to your cart already!
    Date published: 2016-01-23
    Rated 2 out of 5 by from Newer purchases not the same quality as older I purchased a pair of Pipers in July 2014 and to this day they've held up. Going on that experience I then purchased two more pairs in late 2014 only to be sorely disappointed. The first pair are still great, but the second two had the seams 'blow out' making the Euro seat look like a diaper within a couple months of wear. I'm not an everyday rider, I probably ride 2 days/week on average and I have plenty of breeches I rotate through. Something must have happened to their sourcing in the end of 2014, regardless I will never purchase a pair of these breeches again. I'm sad to write this review because I love Smartpak but save your money and buy a nicer brand.
    Date published: 2016-01-20
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from Love the fit I bought these a little while ago and when I first opened the box I put them on. Best breeches I own
    Date published: 2016-01-20
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great fit! I bought these for my daughter, and she already wants to buy another pair.
    Date published: 2016-01-19
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great pair of breeches! My daughter has wanted a pair of Piper breeches for months! She received a pair for her bday and they are her new fave pair!!! She is saving $$$ to purchase the colors she doesn't have. Great fit and enough give that they are comfortable riding. You can't find a better pair for the price!
    Date published: 2016-01-19
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from very comfy I got 2 pair as a Christmas gift, and I couldn't be happier with the fit, the fabric and the beautiful colors! They are very well made (I sew, so I know good quality) I would highly recommend these breechs.
    Date published: 2016-01-15
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great fit, very flattering! I bought my first pair and just love them! Size 28 fit as expected. Extremely comfortable and I plan to buy more!
    Date published: 2016-01-12
    Rated 4 out of 5 by from I bought these pants a few weeks ago but due to weather I have only ridden in them once. Only have had two issues with them and that is that they bunch in the knee and one of the belt loops ripped. Other than that they're great.
    Date published: 2016-01-11
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from Awesome! Awesome breeches. My favorite beeches. I have multiple pairs of these.
    Date published: 2016-01-11
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from Fabulous breeches I have three pairs of these breeches and absolutely love them. They are extremely high quality for the price, they fit well and are very flattering. I love the weight of them and the sock bottom is super nice. I don't think the fabric is too heavy, even for the Florida heat and humidity.The only issue I've had with Pipers is that sometimes the stitching can be a little weak. I've never had anything come apart, only the occasional loose stitch. In my mind this is no big deal as they are still fabulous schooling breeches at an amazing price
    Date published: 2016-01-09
    Rated 4 out of 5 by from Cute and comfortable I really like these breeches, the material feels durable, but is still comfortable. They are very well-made, true to size, and I like the styling-contrasting colors. I got them in the navy/emerald, and just bought a second pair in the black/white. They are great schooling pants for me, as I work-ride for a trainer and ride multiple horses a day, as well as groom, prep, hose them off, etc..I gave it 4 stars instead of 5 because they don't stay up very well, and lose their shape a bit after a long day of riding. I could prob just wear a belt, but might be helpful for others to know.
    Date published: 2016-01-08
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from Always first class items. Love them Wife looks great in them...hahahahah
    Date published: 2016-01-06
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from Love them! These are my favorite pair of breeches. Great quality, super stylish, and not to bad for price
    Date published: 2016-01-06
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from Best fit ever! Love these britches!! I now have 6 pairs!! All fit great & wear well. Awesome for the price!
    Date published: 2016-01-05
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great looking and great fit! I'd been wanting to try the Pipers for a while and I'm so glad I did! The fit is very comfortable and flattering and I love all the color choices. Now I want a pair in every color! I got size 32 and feel they fit true to size. The only thing I would change if I was being picky is I could stand to have them about an inch lower rise, I am extremely short-waisted so they still come up to my navel, but it's not uncomfortable and I realize 99% of people won't have that problem! Still give them 5 stars!
    Date published: 2016-01-05
    Rated 4 out of 5 by from Super cute, fit great I have 2 pairs of Pipers and love them! I'm a 30R in Ariat breeches, and the 30R in Pipers fit spot-on. After only 4 rides some of the thread stitching on the knee patches is already ripping on one pair... will have to see if it gets much worse. Also, just an FYI that the charcoal gray has more of a brown tinge than I was expecting.
    Date published: 2016-01-05
    Rated 2 out of 5 by from Very cute, but didn't fit me well Got these as a gift since they look very cute but I was expecting them to be a bit more fitted, especially at the lower leg.
    Date published: 2016-01-05
    Rated 4 out of 5 by from Best Breeches Ever! I own three pairs of these breeches and they're by far the best and comfiest breeches I own! I love how they come in all different fun colors.
    Date published: 2016-01-04
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from Best Breeches Ever Bought these breeches long ago and they hold up as if they were brand new! I love them! So soft and fit to their measurements!
    Date published: 2016-01-02
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