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Black straw wide brimmed floppy hat , turned up on side, black and white taffeta wired checked   ribbon, featuring black ostrich feathers, dotted lg. feathers, black and white  short curled rooster  feathers, wispy white feathers, dotted fowl feathers and a  silver button focal point.


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 one of a kind fascinator or hat also comes with two lucky betting numbers to take to the        racetrack, and instructions on how to bet an exacta at the racetrack!


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


Two of Hats Off by Helen hats were chosen for a juried yearlong exhibit of 20 hats at the                     Kentucky Derby Museum 2015-2016 and in 2018-19 the "Judges Award" went to our creative        fascinator.   In 2019-2020 our hat entry won the "Most Representative of the Derby Award."


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Kentucky Derby Black Hat - “Dark and Light Flight”

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