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This fascinator is perfect for Breeders' Cup or the Kentucky Derby - the European classic look wears with comfort. It features pleated sinamay in tan/beige and black and wispy feathers in the center and a surprise curled pheasant feathers in the back. You will look stylish coming and going in this little number! (An elastic band to be worn behind the ears, at the nape of your neck.)


Hats Off by Helen features One of Kind Hats & Fascinators made in Louisville, KY home of the prestigious Kentucky Derby.


Each unique piece has its own name resembling a horse you might see at the racetrack, paddock or barn. Perfect for wearing to Breeder's Cup at Keeneland, the Kentucky Derby and KY Oaks races or other Equestrian events, such as Polo Matches, Steeplechases, Saratoga, Del Mar, Preakness, Belmont, Melbourne Cup or the Royal Ascot. Each hat also comes with two lucky betting numbers to take to the racetrack.


These show stopping hats & fascinators are also stunning at Weddings, Teas, Garden Parties, Church, Easter...anywhere that fine headwear is de rigeur.


Four of Hats Off by Helen hats have been chosen to be in a juried yearlong exhibit of 20 hats at the Kentucky Derby Museum 2015- 2019. One won the "Judge's Choice Award.” Another creation won the “Hat Most Representative of the Kentucky Derby” Award.


See more pictures and styling ideas on Instagram and Facebook and like our pages - “Hats Off by Helen”

SOLD Breeders' Cup, KY Derby Fascinator "Avant Guarded”

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