Hats Off For David Jones AJC Derby, Quite Possibly Best Event Ever

I've never heard of Sydney's David Jones AJC Derby and I don't know who anyone was. But it's hands down my favorite event in the history of the world and am summarily moving to Australia.



The Good:

Hats Off For David Jones AJC Derby, Quite Possibly Best Event EverS

Laura Gleich's Funny Face special is the epitome of 50s loveliness.


Hats Off For David Jones AJC Derby, Quite Possibly Best Event EverS

Kate Waterhouse's retro-modern Ascot Gavotte is a perfect meld of shapes.


Hats Off For David Jones AJC Derby, Quite Possibly Best Event EverS

Stripe + pearls + chapeau + flowing red locks = chic eccentric, as modeled by Donna Stevens.


The Bad:

Hats Off For David Jones AJC Derby, Quite Possibly Best Event EverS

As Kelly Smythe shows, leather corsets almost never enhance an outfit. And when they do, it's not at the track.


Hats Off For David Jones AJC Derby, Quite Possibly Best Event EverS

There is one thing I object to about Laura Dundovic's outfit and you can probably guess it's "her shoes."


What Say You?


Hats Off For David Jones AJC Derby, Quite Possibly Best Event EverS

When it comes to Sandra Sully: one element too many, or eccent-chic?


Hats Off For David Jones AJC Derby, Quite Possibly Best Event EverS

Bizarrely fab, or fabulously bizarre?

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