Kentucky Derby HatsHeld annually on the first Sunday of May (which happens to fall on the first of the month this year), the famed Kentucky Derby of Louisville is an event as fashionable as it is entertaining. Sometimes called “the most exciting 20 seconds in sports”, the derby is a horse race in which elegantly dressed ladies and gentlemen cheer for their particular pony. While there are many traditions associated with the race, some of the most interesting ones involve the particular hats which are appropriate for the occasion. Whether you plan on being in attendance this May first or not, the headwear associated with this storied piece of American culture is simply fabulous. Let us here at the internet’s grandest provider of Kentucky Derby hats take you on a bit of a walking tour!
Sinamay Hatsladies sinamay hat. Sinamay is a material made from the abaca tree, a cousin of the banana palm native to the Philippines. This material is incredibly durable and can be stiffened and formed into all kinds of complex and glorious shapes that will stay in place for decades if well cared for. We here at e4Hats.com take a lot of pride in the Kentucky Derby sinimay hats and arrangements we offer. Even if you have no plans for a trip to Louisville, these tasteful pieces are perfect for formal occasions like weddings or fancy balls. Check them out!
Organza Hatsorganza hats with their floral displays and light material are made to be worn at semi-formal occasions all year round. These pieces are delicate, feminine, and perfect for times when you want to look your best. Head on over and get inspired!
Fascinator Hatsfancy headband selection. Within, you can find an assortment of delicate, decorative headbands perfect for any formal occasion. Made to accentuate a fancy outfit simply and with minimal fuss, these flowery accessories come in a universe of shapes and sizes to fit all tastes.
Bowler, Derby, and Top Hatsbowler, derby, and top hats to keep you looking chic and smooth through the festivities.
So pick up a ticket to the derby! If that isn’t possible, pull up a bar stool and have a drink while you watch on the TV. You don’t need much of an excuse to don your finest clothes and watch one of the most famous horse races in the world. Enjoy! We here at e4Hats.com will be right there cheering with you!