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 was a cute touch that the little bell hems matched the curvature of her chapeau. Liz knows that it's all in the details....

Today marked the first day of the Royal Ascot, one of Britain's most prestigious horse races. And let's be real, there's really no more hat-appropriate event than a horse race. The royals — Queen Elizabeth and Princesses Beatrice and Eugenie, among them — went for comparatively subdued...

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...

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...

For almost 250 years, Royal Ascot has established itself as a national institution and the centrepiece of the British social calendar as well as being the ultimate stage for the best racehorses in the world.Tradition, pageantry, fashion and style all meet in a glorious setting at one of the...

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...

Hasn't Royal Ascot come around quickly? Without sounding too nostalgic, it seems like only yesterday we were getting dolled up to enjoy the races and here we are again, 12 months on, searching for something new and exciting to wear to the racing event of the year. Royal Ascot has got a bit...

Royal Ascot via The Guardian However, those are not the only new rules, back to Royal Ascot: Ladies are kindly asked to note the following: Again, ensembles (we use the term loosely here) worn last year to Royal Ascot that do not appear up to snuff vis-à-vis the updated standards.

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...

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...

 

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