Grab your cocktail shakers, it's Derby Day! The 140th Kentucky Derby kicks off today at the Churchill Downs, where horse fanatics, hat-wearing celebrities and spectators will gather for the legendary Run for the Roses. Though the horses may be the main attraction, the annual Derby is also...

, May 2, 2012 /PRNewswire/ – GREY GOOSE® Vodka has once again joined forces with renowned milliner Louise Green to create a one-of-a-kind Derby hat to be worn by Smash star Debra Messing on Saturday, May 5, at the Kentucky Derby. This eighth year of the Grey Goose signature Derby hat will...

Mary J Blige sang the National Anthem at the 138th Kentucky Derby in a ravishing red ensemble: The "No More Drama" singer slipped on a red ruffled one shoulder cocktail, accented by red suede pumps, a red hat, and red satin gloves. She added interest with Lorraine Schwartz rose cut diamond...

Since we don't do the whole Royal Wedding here in the states, the next best bet for fancy women's millinery is the Kentucky Derby, the horse race at which every lady in attendance is expected to wear som seriously extravagant headgear. But in the aftermath of all the hats on display at...

Online (blog) Kentucky Derby Fashion : Hat's Entertainment E! Online (blog) Nothing says Kentucky Derby like giant hats. And nothing says America like seeing another country do something and wanting to do the same thing, but bigger and better. But did we tackle the crazy hat craze bigger or...

Form and function As a stylish hat, one would not really expect these to have that much of a functional appeal. But you will be quite surprised to know that this works perfectly well even as just a standalone hat. In fact, when you do invest in Kentucky derby hats, you can get something...

Whether you're a gambler, a spectator, or completely uninterested, that's still no reason to not celebrate this year's Kentucky Derby this weekend. Between housemaid dresses, feminine wedges, and of course – oversized hats – we finally have an excuse to rock this country girl look like Kim...

Downs to wear giant flower-bedecked hats, drink mint juleps, and sing "My Old Kentucky Home." A new book The Kentucky Derby: How The Run For The Roses Became America's Premier Sporting Event by James C. Nicholson traces the history of the event as well as its role in American horse...

is the oldest, most prestigious gathering of preposterously big, totally unnecessary hats in North America. And while we hear there'll also be some nice horses running around a track, the part we're obviously most looking forward to is scoping out what new and crazy heights Derby-attendees...

Oversized, popping with color, embellished— you name it and Derby-goers have worn it! As we continue to look forward to Saturday's Run for the Roses and the fashion show it ensures, we thought why not get ourselves into the good 'ole Kentucky Derby spirit with a few of our own crazy...

 

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