Welcome to Summer!

There is nothing better than a good dip in a pool on a hot summer day. Your space, budget, and amount of time you will spend in one, pretty much determines what your backyard pool looks like. This month we are going to talk about country pool ideas. In ground pool with an attached hot tub or water feature. These …

Boot Jacks and Scrapers

Boot jacks are still a staple for anyone that wears cowboy boots. I myself have one in the house and one that stays in my suitcase, if I had a horse trailer, there would be one in there too. Boot scrapers however are kind of thing of the past, which I have theories on why they are not as popular …

Introducing the Johnny Was Blanket

Santa Claus stopped by South Texas Tack this December and with him he brought a brand-new blanket line. We’re so excited to add Johnny Was blankets to our collection, and if we’re being honest, to our living rooms. The Johnny Was blankets come in four different designs and are both stylish and functional. These blankets are sherpa-lined and will keep …

Christmas Trends and Collections

I don’t know if you have noticed or not… but Christmas trees just keep getting bigger and more elaborate… and we absolutely love it! Now I know this can usually cause a great debate amongst family and friends. Should there be a tree in every room or just one? My friends are kind of split down the middle with where …

Say Goodbye to Boring Houses and Hello to Barndominiums

I think we can all agree, for the most part, that traditional brick houses are starting to fizzle out for a new fad to make its way in… we’re talking barndominiums! Affordable barn style homes with multiple uses, or you might have heard it as a shop with living quarters. Call it what you want but just remember, they’re cost …

Spiky Obsession

Selecting a pot or planter for succulents is considered challenging but it’s an important part of keeping your succulents happy and healthy, creating a beautiful arrangement that works in with your home décor or gift idea!   When it comes to succulents, the only thing I enjoy more than buying succulents is picking out the planters. I’m especially attracted to the blue …

Signature Candle Collection

The Tack Room This candle started it all. We wanted a candle that smelled like South Texas Tack. That screamed what we are about and what we do. That is leather. From the saddles and tack to the chaps and boots, when you walk into the front door you smell leather. It’s one of our favorite things to see, when …

A Heritage of Tradition

Mexican pottery has had its tradition for years. Starting over 4500 years the oldest pottery pieces were found in the shape of gourd (used to carry water). As they call it the Mesoamerican pottery was hand coiled and low-fired. Many times, seen burnished and sometime painted with mineral pigments. Every region in Mexico developed their own style of design. Mexican …

The Tack Room

The Tack Room is not just a room full of saddles and tack, it’s the South Texas Tack signature candle. When South Texas Tack started their signature line of candles, we had one fragrance in mind and that was the smell of leather. The smell of leather represents South Texas Tack aroma. When you walk into South Texas Tack today …

Kick Off Your Boots and Stay a While

If you are looking for a beautiful place to visit and to get some great ideas on how to decorate your own home, the YO Ranch Hotel is the place. Located in Kerrville Texas, the YO Ranch Hotel also makes for a relaxing hill country getaway. The style here is very rocky but also western at the same time. The …

Teepee Motel and RV Parks

We are doing things a little differently these days. With the Covid-19 going on we cannot really go anywhere, but hopefully by the summer months we will be able to go back to our normal routines. If you are looking for an adventure and something inexpensive, take a drive out to Wharton, TX and see the cool Teepee Motel and …

Spring Cleaning: Quarantine Edition

Spending much more time at home, due to the current circumstances? With many schools, businesses, and other places being shut down this is the case for many people. We find this time is nothing other than the perfect time to tackle that Spring Cleaning list! But why strive to complete it all in one day? To make many days go …