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August 2016

  • Spring Makeup with Tiana Della Putta

    Posted by Tiana Della Putta

    Hair and Makeup is a huge part of any race day look, and most us can admit to not being experts. To all those ladies who have mastered hair and makeup skills, well done. Thankfully, one of those ladies is on hand to take you step by step through race...

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  • Stylist Picks - Spring Racing

    Posted by Cimon Vozzo

    Spring time in South Australia and the races go hand in hand. As the spring racing season start to approach, the most important thing on all Fashionistas mind is what to wear! As the weather starts to warm up it's the perfect time for light layering, lace and crisp colours. ...

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  • 8 Things to Always Remember in Race Wear

    Posted by Fashion at the Races

    If Fashion is a planet, Race Wear is a beautiful and historic country. If you're new, welcome! There is an age-old tradition behind dressing for the races, which has maintained its core since its beginnings. As fashion trends have come and gone, race wear has seen hem lines raised, fasciantors...

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  • Competition Judging Criteria

    Posted by Fashion at the Races

    Race wear is a tradition almost as old as horse racing itself, with fashion at the races evolving for over 150 years. Since the Melbourne Cup was first founded in 1861, women have been putting on their best for the races. As fashion evolved, race wear saw its own changes,...

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  • The People's Choice

    Posted by Fashion at the Races

    For the first time ever you can be a judge for the Fashion at The Races competition, and pick your favourite look from the year.  This way, the winners of each event can involve their family and friends through social media and online and really show off their win! After...

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  • Hats Off to Sylvy Earl

    Posted by Fashion at the Races

    They say do what you love, and that certainly appears to be the mantra of this year’s competition Millinery ambassador Sylvy Earl. After working in physiotherapy Sylvy fell in love with millinery, and followed her love all the way to a new career path.  The up and coming milliner is...

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  • Fashion at The Races Competition Launches at Balaklava Cup

    Posted by Fashion at the Races

      The new year for the Fashion at The Races competition is set to launch on one of the biggest days of the South Australian racing calendar, at the 2016 Advertiser Balaklava Cup on August 31. The competition will certainly be kicking off with a big day of fashion and incredible...

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  • 5 Minutes with 2015-16 Fashion at the Races Winner Justine Lundberg

    Posted by Fashion at the Races

    Adelaide local Justine Lundberg was crowned South Australia's best-dressed racegoer topping off the 2016-16 competition and impressing the judges with her stand out ensemble and winning the cultural experience of a lifetime. Fifteen of the State's most stylish ladies were vying for the top prize at Schweppes Oaks Day at...

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  • 7 Things You Didn’t Know About the Fashion at the Races Ambassadors

    Posted by Fashion at the Races

    Fashion at the Races isn't complete without an ambassador, and this year we are lucky enough to have 3 beautiful SA women as the competition ambassadors. Channel 7 presenters Rosanna Mangiarelli, Jessica Adamson and Amelia Mulcahy will be hosting events throughout the season, travelling around South Australia to see the...

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  • How to Switch Up Your Race Day Style

    Posted by Caitlin Johns

    The warmer weather is just around the corner, you can feel it can't you! But what do you do when the dress code is 'Race Wear' and you aren't ready to show off those winter white legs? Embrace the pant! Just because you're heading to the races does not mean...

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  • Fashion at the Races 2016-17

    Posted by Fashion at the Races

    Returning for its fifth year, the Fashion at the Races competition is once again on the hunt for SA's best dressed race goers, returning with a fresh and exciting new format. Since 2012, the popular state-wide style search has been giving racegoers their moment in the style spotlight - from...

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  • M.J. Bale’s Top Tips for Melbourne Cup Day

    Posted by Marketing Department

    Ah, the Melbourne Cup. Australian racing's carnival of carnivals. A day the nation stops, punts, cheers, sobs and inevitably wakes up with a hangover that could crush concrete. Gents, happy days: there is no real official dress code for the Melbourne Cup. As such, this is your time to put...

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