The shopping at Burghley is as top notch as the horsepower on show. We round up the very best buys at the famous horse trials

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Burghley Shopping – What To Buy At The Horse Trials

The Defender Burghley Horse Trials are a high spot in the calendar of many Field readers. Not only is the horsepower on offer second to none but the Burghley shopping experience is hard to beat. It provides the ideal opportunity to buy essential bits of country kit for the months ahead but also get a head start on Christmas shopping. Here, we round up the best Burghley buys.

Our guide to the best Burghley Shopping

Moore leather jacket
A walnut brown leather jacket for men from Dubarry - one of the highlights of the Burghley shopping

Softest walnut-brown leather with a quilted lining and stand-up collar makes for a smart, eye-catching coat that is also incredibly cosy. It has a two-way zip and multiple pockets. Happily, the more you wear it, the better it looks.

Price: £499
Tel 01608 677622

Alonzo recycled wool blanket

A blanket in autumnal shades - cosy Burghley shopping

Snuggle up in sustainable luxury with this 130cm x 180cm recycled wool blanket. Fashioned from a boutonne-effect yarn and inspired by the elegance and the colourful palettes of tweed.

Price: £99
Tel 01438 368422

Country Fleece gilet

Burghley Shopping - Holland Cooper's fleece gilet in sage

Technical polar fleece fabric gives warmth, while the antique brass hardware and piping add natty detail to this slim-fitting ladies’ gilet. There’s sure to be a buzz in the Burghley shopping around the Holland Cooper stand as this is the perfect partner for layering with waterproofs and tweeds. Available in a range of colours.

Price: £99
Tel 01608 658063

Houndstooth deerstalker

A smart deerstalker

Made from Yorkshire-woven cloth, this traditional deerstalker has been treated with the latest environmentally friendly finish, ensuring it is showerproof and rain resistant. Choose from four sizes. One doesn’t need to be a famous detective to work out that the Burghley shopping is well worth investigation.

Price: £75
Tel 01364 654467

Big chill cool bag

An extra-large, luxury cool bag is among the kit that should be on your shopping list at Burghley

A capacious and handsome 45-litre cooler with bags of features: easy-carry handles, bottle retainers to keep contents upright and a washable cotton liner. It weighs only 3kg, meaning you can load it to the brim with goodies and even use it to take home edible treats from the Burghley shopping village.

Price: £425

Country-style dog lead

There's plenty of shopping at Burghley for four-legged friends. This is a burgundy dog lead from Rough and Tumble

Lightweight but strong, traditional-style lead made of woven fabric and finished in brass and leather. It’s available in an array of colours, and is comfortable to hold to ensure no ‘rope burn’ should your canine companion take off after a rabbit.

Price: £16.95
Tel 0333 207 9960

Cashmere and merino half-zip jumper

A smart, zip-up cashmere and merino jumper in navy blue

A thick, seven-gauge knit with 30% cashmere that be dressed up and down. It features a boiled wool zip trim and is machine washable on a ‘wool’ cycle. A timeless classic in a choice of five colours.

Price: £185
Tel 01273 401087

Over The Moon ring

A yellow gold ring with brilliant-cut diamonds. A sparkling example of Burghley shopping

Diamonds are a girl’s best friend, even pony girls. This dazzling single-mine origin 18ct yellow gold ring is set with brilliant-cut diamonds and white enamel. Arguably better value than a horse and never unsound.

Price: £15,000
Tel 020 76471360

Wells deck shoe

A smart deck shoe in cognac suede - Burghley shopping isn't just for the girls!

A countryman’s favourite – with or without a boat – this comfortable deck shoe has been crafted from suede and features leather cord laces with metal ends and has a suitably nautical white sole. Choose from navy, grey and cognac.

Price: £165
Tel 01760 338199

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