BY: JULIET PISANI-FORDE
Australia’s Spring Racing Carnival is a classy girl favourite, as it presents a calendar of fun, colourful and glamorous activities throughout the warmer months. One of the most anticipated events of the year, spring racing provides an opportunity for the fashion fearless to delight in a variety of dress codes across key track side events, from Derby Day, to Melbourne Cup, Crown Oaks Day and Stakes Day.
As fashion’s overall feeling gets more experimental, we’ve taken the guesswork out of how to partake in this year’s top trends whilst staying classy!
Scroll through for the classy girl’s guide to the Spring Racing Carnival, with plenty of items to shop immediately!
Trend #1 – Jumpsuits/Tops & Pants
Jumpsuits with strong feminine silhouettes are gaining momentum this season. This look is uber stylish, very classy, and it plays to the coy coquette – catching admiring eyes across the track as well as Instagram feeds.
The beauty of jumpsuits is that you can dial up the glam factor with embellishments, luxurious fabrics and bold necklines. Take inspiration from Melbourne fashionista Rozalia Russian, who looks supremely classy in this Keepsake set.