Details from the Dubai World Cup 2016
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Details from the Dubai World Cup 2016

The world’s best racehorses thundered round Meydan Racecourse, culminating in the American horse, California Chrome’s magnificent win. Fireworks lit up the Meydan skies to open the world’s richest horse racing event and  Janet Jackson brought the racing season to a close with a show shortly before midnight. The award for the best hat went to Australian … Continue reading

Meet Flemington’s new Royal Court for Autumn Carnival 2016
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Meet Flemington’s new Royal Court for Autumn Carnival 2016

The Victoria Racing Club celebrated thoroughbreds, equine and human, with the new Flemington: The Playground of Racing Royalty campaign. Set on Flemington’s lush course proper, the campaign imagery captures the essence of the Flemington Festival of Racing, including the beauty of the thoroughbred, first class racing, family fun, fashion, entertainment and food and wine. Excitingly … Continue reading

Spring Racing Carnival – What to wear this year? What to leave in the wardrobe?
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Spring Racing Carnival – What to wear this year? What to leave in the wardrobe?

Spring Racing Fashion has taken off like lightning with pastel colours, gentle floral prints and bold sculptural shapes at the forefront. Digital prints are so last year.  Stay away from distinctive patterns and styles you might have seen in shop windows recently at the mall if you don’t want to be on a who wore … Continue reading

Thirty Four Shades of Straw – A Spring Millinery Staple
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Thirty Four Shades of Straw – A Spring Millinery Staple

Northern hemisphere rockstars and celebrities have been striking their poses in straw over the past sunny summer months. From classic Panama styles to floppy sunhats and wide-brim city hats. Take some for inspiration for Spring racing or just an easy way to bring a coastal, seaside vibe to your everyday attire. Below are 34 ways … Continue reading

Cloche Up: Johanna Johnson at Australian Fashion Week
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Cloche Up: Johanna Johnson at Australian Fashion Week

Johanna Johnson closed Mercedes Benz Fashion week with her retro glam collection.  Her looks imbued simplicity, glamour, grace and style. Johnson’s designs have now been worn by many international celebrities, with the likes of Madonna, P!nk, Angelina Jolie, Maya Rudolph, Meryl Streep, Chrissey Teigen, Kendall Jenner, Felicity Jones, Olga Kurylenko, Julia Ormond, Halle Berry, Jessica … Continue reading

Nicole Richie kicks off Autumn Racing with the Golden Slipper at Rosehill Gardens
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Nicole Richie kicks off Autumn Racing with the Golden Slipper at Rosehill Gardens

The diminutive Nicole Richie certainly turned heads when she arrived at Golden Slipper race day on Saturday. A racing newbie, she scored a couple wins but some of her fashion choices loped a little off-course. The 33-year-old fashion designer, reality TV celebrity and wife of Joel Madden wore a very short velvet and chiffon zebra … Continue reading