Racing dress code: bold colours
Go big and bold – or go home! The TAB DOOMBEN 10,000 DAY is all about statement hues and unexpected colour combinations. Westfield Stylist Georgia Rostagno shares her raceday styling tips.
SHOP THE LOOK (LEFT TO RIGHT): LETICIA WEARS… CAMILLA AND MARC (DAVID JONES) CATALINA DRESS $650 | ZARA TORTOISE SHELL CLUTCH $59.95 | MORGAN & TAYLOR (DAVID JONES) HEADBAND $19.95 | SHOES: STYLISTS OWN | GEORGIA WEARS… SHEIKE MONACO JUMPSUIT $179.95 | COLETTE NUDE JAIMI CLUTCH $44.99 | LOVISA LACE FLOWER $49.99 | MYER KURT GEIGER SHOES $140 | LAUREN WEARS… WITCHERY LOFTY SLOUCH KNIT $129.95 | WITCHERY PLEAT LACE SKIRT $149.95 | FURLA FORTEZZA BELT BAG $519 | TONY BIANCO DIDDY STRETCH BOOT $219.95
The TAB Doomben 10,000 Day kicks off the Channel Seven Brisbane Racing Carnival this year. What can we expect in the way of fashion?
This year, you’re going to see everyone being more adventurous with their attire. Think power suits in rich colours and headpieces made from metal, leather, velvet or pearls. Men will push the boundaries with their suits and accessories, too.
This year’s theme is Bold Colour. What are your top colour picks for the season?
I am really excited for this year's autumn winter colouring. Expect to see colours like magenta, blush, cornflower blue, emerald, plums and burgundies on race days.
In your opinion, which Australian personality nails their racing look every time?
I always love Jodi Anasta’s race day looks! She nails it every time.
What beauty and hair trends are you excited to see on the track?
For hair, cool updos or beautiful loose curls paired with a pearl or sparkly hair clip. Makeup will be subtle, focusing on fresh skin and natural tones, or a lip colour that matches your outfit!
Shop the look: BOLD COLOURS
WHERE TO FIND THESE LOOKS: 1. M.A.C COSMETICS LIPSTICK $36 | 2. SASS & BIDE (MYER) LOVE U SO PANT $390 | 3. SEED HERITAGE BLOUSON SLEEVE TOP $129.95 | 4. FOREVER NEW EMMA TIARA WIRE CROWN FASCINATOR $49.99 | 5. SWAROVSKI ORIGINS CLIP EARRING $499 | 6. COLETTE BY COLETTE HAYMAN GEOMETRIC LARGE CLUTCH BAG $59.99 | 7. MIMCO DELINEATE HEEL $229
Meet the stylist | Georgia Rostagno
For tailored style advice, Westfield Chermside’s personal stylists know the centre as well as they know the latest trends. Georgia's experience spans fashion, jewellery, ecommerce and beauty, for many well-known brands. With every style session, Georgia wants her clients to leave the session feeling amazing from head-to-toe. She will make sure you are dressed for your body shape and will style within your budget.