The hats at today's Royal Ascot races were far more subdued than yesterday's wacky and tacky styles, so today we're focusing on the "Royal" part of things. The fanciest lady in the world, Queen Elizabeth, chose a baby pink ensemble, but stuck with her classic black accessories. We thought it...

She was joined by some of her family including Princess Beatrice who went for a simple on-trend navy coat and small hat with floral detailing and newcomer Carole Middleton who looked smart in a skirt suit and wide brimmed nude hat. Also flying the flag for the Royals was Sophie the Countess...

at Ascot was run 300 years ago, and the event has since become a centerpiece on the British social calendar. Westwood collaborated with the famous hat designer Stephen Jones, who created the hats for this ad campaign photographed by Simon Procter. The result? Three woman in outfits inspired...

I attended the Royal Ascot on Thursday (Ladies Day) and although I had a great time, I was slightly disappointed with the overall 'fashions' and headpieces in comparison to last year, when I struggled to choose from my favourites...and I only have a couple of favourites this time! However, I...

Two women drink champagne outside a betting kiosk on the first day of racing at Royal Ascot in southern England June 14, 2011. REUTERS/Suzanne Plunkett (BRITAIN – Tags: SPORT HORSE RACING SOCIETY) Source: Reuters. A racegoer models her hat on the first day of racing at Royal Ascot in...

Simon Jones against an image of Ascot dating back to 1818. The three looks each portray an era in race-fashion, from Audrey Hepburn's dress from My Fair Lady, to a Victorian era-style dress (complete with a bonnet) and then back to the modern era with a sexy red skirt suit. The second image...

After receiving a slating for their Royal Wedding attire, Princesses Beatrice and Eugenie stepped out into the public eye for another round of hat-wearing events. On day one of Royal Ascot yesterday, the sisters toned it down by opting for understated looks as oppose to their extravagant...

Royal Ascot is always an event to spot classic and quirky fashion and this year has been no different. As well attracting the Queen who was spotted in her statement bold colours at hats, the event also gave way to racegoers hoping to stand out with hats designed with shot glasses, England...

On day one of Royal Ascot we brought you some of the highlights from the fashion stakes. Included in this round-up were outfits from Princesses Beatrice and Eugenie (a big improvement from their Royal Wedding get-ups), Holly Valance and Danielle Wineker. But often the real gems of the racing...

for the Royal Enclosure and Grandstand Enclosure. However Charles Barnett, Ascot's chief executive, assures us that "It isn't a question of elitism and not being modern in a world where there is less and less requirement to dress smartly - far from it. We want to see modern and stylish dress...

 

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