Tag: Fascinators

Hats off to Derby 139

Hats off to Derby 139

| May 9, 2013 | 0 Comments

The running of the 139th Kentucky Derby will be remembered as one of the wettest in history, but these ladies didn’t let it rain on their fashion parade! It’s a day where ladies can wear the most outlandish headwear and be as expressive as they wish.Let’s face it! Hats are synonymous with the first Saturday of May and here’s a look at this year’s winners.

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One Hat, One Person, One At A Time

One Hat, One Person, One At A Time

| April 18, 2013 | 3 Comments

It first began as an attempt to stand out in the enormous crowd at Churchill Downs. Two years later, it’s transformed into a full-fledged business idea for “The Hat Girls,” Kate Welsh and Rachel Bell, who’ve garnered popular buzz at the Kentucky Derby by donning incredible, one-of-a-kind, show-stopping toppers.

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MemSahib Available at Peacock Boutique

MemSahib Available at Peacock Boutique

| April 11, 2013 | 0 Comments

What’s the appeal of wearing a fascinator to the Kentucky Derby?

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Topping It Off

Topping It Off

| April 11, 2013 | 0 Comments

When it comes to Derby, which comes first – the hat or the dress?

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Fascinators and Fedoras

Fascinators and Fedoras

| November 10, 2011 | 0 Comments

Picking a winner for the Breeders’ Cup races for most of us proved to be a daunting task. But, living in a horse fan-based community it takes a lot more than not cashing a ticket to keep us away from Churchill Downs.

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Bader passionate for horses and hats

Bader passionate for horses and hats

| November 7, 2011 | 0 Comments

Carol Bader first fell in love with horse racing when she watched Secretariat run as a little girl.

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Madam Foo Foo supports retired racehorses

Madam Foo Foo supports retired racehorses

| October 26, 2011 | 0 Comments

Lisa Lake-Roedemeier loves horse racing. She always has. “It’s my passion,” Lisa said. It’s also the inspiration for Madam Foo Foo Couture, a hat design company she co-owns with Judy Steers and Carol Waller.

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Boutique Serendipity helps clients look their best

Boutique Serendipity helps clients look their best

| May 4, 2011 | 0 Comments

There is a woman in Louisville who thinks Elizabeth M. Jenkins, owner of Boutique Serendipity in Westport Village, belongs in the Winner’s Circle for a race she ran against time.

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Fascinated with Fascinators

Fascinated with Fascinators

| April 27, 2011 | 0 Comments

Kate Middleton’s adoration for fascinators has sparked interest in the oft-feathered or flowered hair accessories here in the United States. In fact, Google reports searches for the headwear are up 50 percent since January and business owners across the country say sales have soared.

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