MAGGIE MAE DESIGNS® Derby Hat Countdown – 16 of 101

The Derby Hat Countdown continues featuring 101 Derby hats created by MAGGIE MAE DESIGNS®!

Today we are featuring Hat #16, the “Liza”, a wide brim Derby chapeau that is found in Derby Hat Salon 1 at

Blog-DerbyHatCountdownPoster-2015-16HatsWe are just a couple of weeks out from the 141st running of the Kentucky Oaks and the Kentucky Derby. And what could be more perfect than a Liza wide brim chapeau that works for BOTH?!

Our featured Liza features a rich black dupioni silk base that measures about 18 inches wide. The centerpiece is a stunning jumbo Marguerite fleur fashioned out of hot pink organza for the petals with a delicate swirl of black netting for the center. Black netting sprays accent the fleur for added drama.

Blog-LizaDer13-098ACloseupA hot pink shantung sash encircles the crown and black netting covers the entire brim for a look that is soft and elegant.

Blog-LizaDer13-098BStunning from every angle, our pretty-in-pink Liza is ready to make her dramatic debut at Churchill Downs, Royal Ascot or the Queen’s Garden Party in Scotland!

Blog-LizaDer13-098DFor more views of the “Liza” hat design shown above, please visit the Liza Der13-098 webpage at

And don’t forget to visit our Derby Hat Collection offering four new Derby hat salons this year featuring Big Brims, Extra Wide Brims, Flappers/Medium Brims, Fascinators, Cocktail Hats and Cloches.

Thank you for visiting us here at Hats and Horses for Hat 16 of our Derby Hat Countdown.

Just 15 Derby chapeaux and 15 days to go ’til the 141st Kentucky Derby!

Your Derby Trivia Question for today – Name the Kentucky-based fast food company that has been the corporate sponsor of the Derby since 2006.

The answer can be found at the following link – Derby Hats.

‘Til next time, on to the Derby!



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