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Twisted black fascinator on a headband with looped lady Amherst feathers, black stripped coq feathers and beads in the center. A classic look for Breeders' Cup or the Kentucky Derby


One of kind Hats and I 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.

Three 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" and is featured in the exhibit through June 2019. In 2020 our hat won the “Most Representative of the Derby” award.

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Kentucky Derby Black Fascinator - “Race With a Twist”

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