Melbourne Cup and Oaks Day 2013: the bold and the beautiful
Creativity was in full bloom at this year's Melbourne Cup
and Oaks Day
, with a myriad of impressive styles and vibrant colours, and 2 big winners: Chloe Moo (right), taking the Myer Fashions on the Field National Women's Racewear title, and Aniseh Fakhri, who created a balsa plywood laser cut masterpiece and won the Professional Millinery Competition.
Derby Day 2013: highly competitive fashion feast in black and white
The sizes, shapes and materials may always be different, but the colours and the competitiveness never change. View the best millinery designs presented on Derby Day
, and the main highlight in the judges' view: Ashleigh Albanese (right), wearing a white leather ensemble and a lattice shallow crowned boater hat with a floral trim.
What is a block?
– A wooden form used as a mould to shape, by hand a brim or crown
(learn more from the millinery dictionary
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, with links to their websites and to exclusive interviews published by this website. If you prefer, check the list ordered by first name
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