7th November 2017

Today we celebrate an excuse for hats, gloves, frocks and, of course, buttons, with a round up of Melbourne Cup fashions.

Beverly wears a tailored frock of heavy cream suede with 3 coloured buttons in 1939.

Love the “Flying Saucer hat”. From 1950.

Lady Potter holds onto her pillbox hat on a windy Cup day in 1964.

Mrs Parson sports lovely blue buttons on her colour co-ordinated outfit. from 1968.

Barbara wears a shear pleated skirt and buttoned jacket for the Cup in 1974.

 

 

 

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