Dubai World Cup 2015 – What to wear to the world’s richest raceday?
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Dubai World Cup 2015 – What to wear to the world’s richest raceday?

   Racing returned to Meydan Racecourse for the opening of the Dubai Racing Club’s season earlier this month on November 6th. There are 19 racing programmes with the season culminating at the world’s richest raceday, the Dubai World Cup with a purse of $10million on March 28th. Dubai racing is conservatively fashion-conscious but increasingly creative. … Continue reading

Ladies Day – Gabi versus Brynne – tug-o-war of the tarts
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Ladies Day – Gabi versus Brynne – tug-o-war of the tarts

Oaks Day, traditionally ladies day, was low on the celeb factor this year.  The Fashions on the Fields winner Brodie Worrell and runner up gals Shauna Dennett and Nikki Gogan looked ladylike and lovely. Sigrid Thornton in the Johnnie Walker marquee was unabashedly elegant. Rachael Finch and Jennifer Hawkins played it safe in plain tailored … Continue reading

Mild mannered Mayhem at The Melbourne Cup
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Mild mannered Mayhem at The Melbourne Cup

         This years Melbourne Cup was mild mannered and ladylike (except, of course for one yellow suited big bird for whom the words ‘inappropriate behavior’ are appropriate in just so many ways ) The stand out marquees this year were Lexus, G.H.Mumm, Johnnie Walker and Emirates. G.H.Mumm transformed into a Cannes, party-town nightclub on … Continue reading