The New Star mirrors the design and characteristic of the Zaldi Star with the major difference being the addition of the exterior knee block positioned high on the flap. Assisting with added security preventing the knee from coming up over the flap. With Four generations of expert craftsmanship, Zaldi is one of Europe’s leading saddle manufactures combining Tradition and Technology in all their products. The saddle is built on a special designed tree allowing flexibility and lightness and strength, offering comfort for both the horse and rider. Each saddle is carefully handcrafted with the best quality leather that Europe offers. The Zaldi has kept the Andalusian and Lusitano type horse in mind while designing their saddles, offering exceptional shoulder freedom . All saddles are custom made to fit your horse and the riders personal taste. 10 year guarantee on the tree.