The Spring Racing Carnival is just around the corner on the last straight if you will, so let us get prepared for the event’s that will take place over the next week. Because even though the main event is about the horses, some racegoers really just go for the fashion. And yes, the uniqueness of an outfits is something to keep your eye on for each race day. Especially looking at the accessories, as they add to an outfit, creating more of an individualistic approach.The accessories hold the key to the value of an outfit, a compliment to the style. So for this racing season, let’s look at each race day independently to see what is expected when it extends to the fashion experience.
AAMI Victoria Derby Day – 4th of November
The theme is black and white so hold your horses on the colour wheel. Because of the use of such classic colours, the style of the outfit needs to make a statement, whatever your desire is to be. The accessories also need to be bold and daring, to stand out amongst the blur of black and white. Shoes are an added bonus to an outfit, so choose wisely! Myer’s Fashions on the Field competition begins for both men and women, stay stylish.
Emirates Melbourne Cup Day-
The day to remember, plenty of exciting people to meet, and with some bubbly and a killer outfits your day will be set apart from the rest. An over the top fascinator would be a lovely compliment to the festive holiday, but bold earring can be still provide an outfit with the much needed flare.
Kennedy Oaks Day-
Traditionally known as ladies day, so let’s make it über playful and super fun. The National Winner of Myer Fashions on the Field’s women’s competition is announced, and the fashion statements will keep appearing, with more of a flirtatious accessory approach to finish the racing season.
Good luck shopping for the perfect oufit – don’t forget the accessories!
By Rhianne Cottam-Starkey