From feminine frocks to edgy headpieces, a day at the races is on every stylish woman’s calendar.
With an event as traditional as the races, it can sometimes be difficult to break out of the mould and try something different. We all know that the classic race day outfit consists of a dress, heels, a clutch and of course, a headpiece.
But, over the last few racing events, we’ve seen influencers like Rozalia Russian and Kate Waterhouse steer away from old-school headpieces and opt for chic, on-trend headpieces.
With the Easter race season kicking-off soon, look no further for some headpiece inspiration for your next trackside event…
Option 1: The headband
Inspired by Chrissy Teigen’s Instagram series, ‘Headband of the day”, I’ve got a soft spot for the headband. Feminine, fun, functional, and so easy to wear. From silk to bows to jewels, the headband is an easy headpiece that will make you the most stylish lady on the tracks.
Option 2: The turban
The turban never really vanished, but, the headband’s older sister has been lying low ever since it’s peak at music festivals in 2010. This racing season, don’t be afraid to push the boundaries with some of these stunning turbans…
Option 3: The hat
The classic hat is always a safe, yet fun option for the races. But, remember, straw is for spring and felt is for autumn. With new trends fast approaching, By Johnny designer, Johnny Schembri says, hats are being re-interpreted with new materials like leather, and different metals.
Option 4: The hair clip
Hair clips have been hovering around catwalks for the past few years, but the latest hair clip frenzy is proving to be one of this season’s strongest styles. This racing season, finish off your outfit with barrettes, clips and jewelled pins that are certain to get you photographed.