Lady and The Track | May 23, 2017

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Derby Fashion

UPDATE (5/3) – Kentucky Derby 2017 Official Field Silks Colors and Patterns

April 24, 2017 |

Kentucky Derby 2017 Silks Colors and Patterns: The Kentucky Derby is nothing if not colorful. From the fashion to the saddle towels and even the red roses draped over the winner of the most prestigious event in horse racing, nothing is more colorful than the silks carried to post by each of the Kentucky Derby […]

Track Fashion: Top Five Horse Racing Accessories

August 23, 2016 |

Track Fashion: Top Five Horse Racing Accessories– There are countless options when dressing up for the Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs, Breeders’ Cup at Santa Anita Park or Pegasus World Cup at Gulfstream Park. Regardless of the many choices, there are five essential accessories one must consider while planning the perfect outfit for a day […]

The Whitney 2016: Events & Fashion

August 1, 2016 |

The Whitney 2016: Events & Fashion– The 89th running of The Whitney takes place at Saratoga Race Course in Saratoga Springs, New York on Saturday, August 6, 2016. The Grade I dirt race is worth $1.25 million and an automatic entry into the Breeders’ Cup Classic on Saturday, November 5, 2016. The winner of the […]

Annual Saratoga Hat Contest Winners Crowned

July 24, 2016 |

Annual Saratoga Hat Contest Winners Crowned: The New York Racing Association, Inc. today honored the tradition of millinery in thoroughbred racing with the 25th annual Hat Contest, presented by Hatsational by DEI, at Saratoga Race Course. The event was one element of a series of festivities during opening weekend, which is presented by NYRA Bets. […]

Bri Mott Hosts Queen’s Plate Fashion Contest

June 28, 2016 |

Bri Mott Hosts Queen’s Plate Fashion Contest by Reinier Macatangay: Fashion at Woodbine steps up a level this Sunday, when the historic racetrack plays host to the 157th Queen’s Plate for 3-year-old horses bred in Canada. Picking the right horse is important, but thinking of what to wear on such a day and giving compliments to other […]

Kentucky Derby Hats Make BIG Comeback in 2016

April 18, 2016 |

Kentucky Derby Hats Make BIG Comeback in 2016: The 142 running of the Kentucky Derby takes place on Saturday, May 7, 2016 and picking a hat is almost as challenging as picking the winning horse. With the influence of Duchess of Cambridge Kate Middleton, the fascinator has been popular for several years. But does the […]

Son Inspires Simply-Laura Derby Hats

March 7, 2016 |

Son Inspires Simply-Laura Derby Hats: Fashionable hats and fascinators remain a tradition at the Kentucky Derby. With the prestigious race approaching in May at Churchill Downs, attendees will want to consider their headwear options as soon as possible. Choosing the right milliner and hat are important factors to consider for Derby attendees. Laura Moser, owner of […]

Rent the Races —Saving Horse Racing One Hat at a Time

February 23, 2016 |

Rent the Races —Saving Horse Racing One Hat at a Time By Annie Johnson, Antebellum Turf Times: Steve Haskin wrote recently that women will keep racing alive (Bravo, Steve!), and Renttheraces.com, led by three Lexington ladies of the Thoroughbred industry, is breathing new life into race-day fashion by offering short-term rentals on hats and fascinators. Launched last […]

Breeders’ Cup Travel Tips: What to Pack!

October 27, 2015 |

Breeders’ Cup Travel Tips: What to Pack– With all the festivities to look forward to at the 2015 Breeders’ Cup, traveling to Lexington, Kentucky, is sure to be filled with excitement. Dampening that excitement are the many rules and regulations about baggage, so a lot of us are trying to save money by eliminating checked baggage. […]

Christine A. Moore Reflects on Keeneland Breeders’ Cup

October 25, 2015 |

Christine A. Moore Reflects on Keeneland Breeders’ Cup: Fascinator and hat maker Christine A. Moore works a busy schedule while visiting Kentucky. Today, she spends her time at the upscale fashion store Rodes in Louisville. On Sunday, she takes her business to Keeneland on the gift shop side of the paddock, as the official milliner of […]