Well before the Summer Olympics focused world attention on the precision, privileged sport of dressage, prescient designers had translated the costumes of the ring to the runway. Here, ideas for equestrian-inspired sportswear. — Janet Bennett Kelly
After seasons of chains, zippers and extraneous embellishments, handbags are having a minimalist moment. Dooney & Bourke’s refreshingly simple saddle bag with tongue and loop closure can accommodate what you need for a trail ride or all the electronic devices you need to carry back and forth from the office. Also available in black, brown, red and natural. Saddle bag, $365 at www.dooneybourke.com.Dooney & Bourke
President Trump and first lady Melania Trump lit the National Christmas Tree for the first time. The program was hosted by television personality Kathie Lee Gifford and actor Dean Cain and featured performances by the Beach Boys, Jack Wagner, Wynonna Judd, Craig Campbell and others.