There are a lot of elements that can make a Kentucky Derby successful. We’ll discuss a few of those things in this blog, but we’re going to start with the most important. We have to first point out that if your party-goers don’t have great hats, it’s not a true Kentucky Derby party. Lucky for you, hats.com has plenty of options that are perfect for race day! For men, we have handsome trilbies and fedoras that will add just the right amount of gentlemanly charm to your outfit. For women, we have gorgeous wide brim hats, charming floppy hats, festive special event styles, and eye-catching fascinators to get the party started. After you find the right hats hat, read through the rest of our Kentucky Derby party pointers and start planning the perfect bash!
Masters weekend has arrived and this puts us right in the heart of golf season, both for playing and watching. The first major of the year is always exciting for golf fans, and it also usually marks a shift in the weather for those who have waited patiently for the temperatures to rise. It’s an excellent time to pick up some new gear for the season, and everybody needs the right hat to hit the links!
How could we not love an occasion like the Kentucky Derby where hats get nearly as much attention as the race itself? The party that surrounds the race itself has become legendary, with patrons dressed to the nines, drinks flowing freely, and a general air of excitement when everybody’s betting slip is still a potential winner. The festivities in Louisville attract celebrities and wealthy guests who don their most gregarious outfits, setting the fashion standard by which other patrons measure their own garb. Of course, the hat is the absolute centerpiece of the outfit when attending a Kentucky Derby party.
The Masters is the major golf tournament with the most tradition and mystery surrounding it, with a history as interesting as the action that the tournament provides every April. With that in mind, it’s the perfect tournament to go back in time and take a look at the hats that past champions enjoyed wearing. The player’s hats looked a lot different without the endorsements that are around these days! Before looking at the past player’s hats, take a look at these Masters traditions:
By the end of the Super Bowl game this Sunday, you’ll probably be tired of hearing about football for a little while. We promise we won’t blog about the NFL until at least pre-season 2015 after this, but we couldn’t resist mentioning the cowboy hat that Seahawk’s defensive end Michael Bennett wore to his press conference this week.