What you need to wear to watch the Kentucky Derby
Going to watch the races and not sure about what to wear? Whether you are going to the actual race at the Churchill Downs in Louisville, Kentucky or attending a theme party, don’t worry because I’ve got you covered. I have selected a few fabulous dresses, hats, bags and shoes that are appropriate for the occasion and on trend. The great thing about these pieces are that they are not limited to the Kentucky Derby but can be worn to a host of events including tea.
In addition to selecting some amazing pieces, I have created a few stylish outfits to show you how easy it is to incorporate these key items into your look of the day for this event.
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Because the actual race happens in very warm weather, sun-dresses are ideal for this event. Select a dress that is chic, lady-like and breathable for the hot weather.
Your Derby outfit is not complete without your hat or fascinator! Check out my stylish picks and ideas for the perfect look.
It’s all about the tote! Because this is a summer outdoor event, a straw tote is ideal, however any classic tote will work as well.
The shoes of choice for this stylish event are block heels or espadrilles. Being that The race is an outdoor event block-heels or espadrilles are ideal. A comfortable and stylish pair of shoes are the key to completing your Derby outfit of the day.