Fashions on the Field
Suzanne Carbone All fashion designers begin somewhere and for Matilda Conway, 13, it's making her own dress for Emirates Fashions on the Field on Stakes Day.
Rachelle Unreich Amid the beautiful on-course peacocks, a fashion judge gazes in adoration.
Jessica Wright Makybe Diva may have won the Melbourne Cup a record three times but year after year, there is a bigger diva at the races, galloping around for attention. Disgraced businessman Geoffrey Edelsten,71, arrived in the Birdcage with the sole intention of stealing the show – and this year he did it in the worst possible style.
Deborah Gough It took a rip in a Camilla kaftan to bring out the winning entry in the Myer Fashions on the Field competition.
Aisha Dow Fresh from winning the fashions on the field competition on their P&O cruise ship, four retirees have again taken centre stage.
Suzanne Carbone If federal Treasurer Joe Hockey is invited to the Melbourne Cup Carnival, he will discover the age of entitlement is so hot right now. There's French champagne and caviar for VIPs waving their coveted lanyards and wristbands in Flemington's grand schmoozing spectacle.
Jessica Wright Private Melbourne at the Caulfield Cup
Megan Doherty Dannii’s ex has some fashion advice for men. Start with women, he tells Megan Doherty.
John Elder There were no fake tans, tiaras or tantrums at the Kids Fashions on the Field.
Rachel Wells Taking out a major prize at the Fashions on the Field event has become so coveted in recent years, that the days of teetering into Flemington and entering on a whim are long gone.
John Elder Elephant ears, huge shoes and tattoos. It's got to be Derby day.
Suzanne Carbone With a surname that means 'horses' in Italian, renowned fashion designer Roberto Cavalli was in the right place.
Melissa Kent Catwalk trends were given a sophisticated race-wear twist by thousands of fashion-forward women who, for the most part, stuck admirably to Derby day's traditional monochrome rules.
Melissa Kent 'You know the best part of all this, don't you?' whispered Margaret Gaudion, the inaugural winner of Fashions on the Field. 'The fact that they have remembered me!'
Kate Waterhouse FINDING a headpiece for the Melbourne spring racing carnival it is not as simple as popping any old hat on.