Racey at the races

Hello – I am loving this time of year. Spring is here, the sun is peeking out, there’s colour, champagne and of course, Spring Racing.

That’s where my mind is and that’s what you’re going to see on the blog as I use my ‘this to that’ posts to provide you with inspiration.

If you missed Derby Day, the classic black & white, catch up here.

There’s still plenty of time to organise your race outfits so don’t despair.

 

From this …

MaticevskiTo this …

red pantsThis spectacular black and white sculptured bodice would be eye-popping at the races, especially worn with red sleek pants. Some fun shoes and an interesting small hat such as this Italian design would bring this whole race outfit together perfectly. Super chic!

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From this …

Venice skirt chic wishTo this …

skirtsA scenic print midi skirt filled with vibrant colour is a flamboyant statement to make at the races. Worn with a fitted ruffled jacket, loud shoes and theatrical head wear says fun and feminine.

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From this …

temperley maxiTo this …

temperley maxi skirt‘Look at me’ says this luxurious super maxi skirt. Even the horses’ heads would turn if you wore this. Wear white blazer and statement necklace and you can’t go wrong. The leaf sculptured headpiece works beautifully with this outfit.

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From this …

Vic beckham on net a porter

To this …

dress 2Simple, sophisticated, sexy in this stunning yellow dress. Give it some race wear pizzaz by adding a multi layered statement necklace and vibrant red.  The large floral headpiece adds that extra appeal.

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From this …

Karen millen maxi dress limited editionTo this …

dress 1Going on the theme of flora and fauna, float around in this semi maxi length dress. This feminine dress worn with statement butterfly sandals and a cluster of flower and insect brooches pinned to the dress makes this outfit a real spring affair.

  • Taffeta stripe dress from Karen Millen
  • Toucan bird clutch from  Ted Baker
  • Butterfly sandals Sophia Webster on Matches
  • An assortment of flower, bug, butterfly brooches from Jay Strongwater on Neiman Marcus

You know where you can get me if you want to source a piece or a similar, but less expensive option.

Messenger me, tweet me, LinkedIn with me or email me stylebygessica@gmail.com.

Enjoy.

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