Mexico’s Charro Horse Tradition

In this Aug. 31, 2014 photo, charro Dario Flores prepares his attire and gear in preparation for a practice session at a corral in Mexico City. There’s meaning behind every component of the costumes worn by charros, made with layers of leather, colorful fabrics, adorned with intricate silver buttons, embroidery, sequins and or beading. EvenContinue reading “Mexico’s Charro Horse Tradition”

In this Aug. 31, 2014 photo, charro Dario Flores prepares his attire and gear in preparation for a practice session at a corral in Mexico City. There’s meaning behind every component of the costumes worn by charros, made with layers of leather, colorful fabrics, adorned with intricate silver buttons, embroidery, sequins and or beading. Even the sculptural iron spurs are decorated with tooled and stamped silver. (AP Photo/Marco Ugarte)

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