Derby Hat Countdown with MAGGIE MAE DESIGNS® – Day 12

Welcome to the 2017 Derby Hat Countdown with MAGGIE MAE DESIGNS®!

Today I am featuring Hat #12,  the “Hallie” medium brim Derby chapeau. Created in a mix of red dupioni silk and silk organza, this hat is found in the The Rosie Signature Hat Collection. This very special hat collection was inspired by retired jockey, Rosie Napravnik, and helps to support the retired racehorses of Old Friends in KY.

For more Kentucky Oaks and Derby hat ideas, please visit my 4 Derby Hat Salons at The Derby Hat Collection by MAGGIE MAE DESIGNS®.

Only 11 Derby chapeaux and 11 days to go ’til the 143rd Kentucky Derby!

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Derby Hat Countdown with MAGGIE MAE DESIGNS® – Day 16

Welcome to the 2017 Derby Hat Countdown with MAGGIE MAE DESIGNS®!

Today I am featuring Hat #16, the “Jordan” chapeau from the Rosie Signature Hat Collection at maggiemae.com! This collection benefits the retired racehorses of Old Friernds Thoroughbred Retirement in KY.

For more Kentucky Oaks and Derby hat ideas, please visit my 4 Derby Hat Salons at The Derby Hat Collection by MAGGIE MAE DESIGNS®.

Only 15 Derby chapeaux and 15 days to go ’til the 143rd Kentucky Derby!

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Derby Hat Countdown with MAGGIE MAE DESIGNS® – Day 23

Welcome to the 2017 Derby Hat Countdown with MAGGIE MAE DESIGNS®!

Today I am featuring Hat #23,  courtesy of Leigh McKathan of McKathan Brothers Training Center wearing her “Teddy” top hat design to last year’s Kentucky Oaks. Created in a mix of red and fuchsia silks, this hat is perfect for the Oaks or the Derby and is found in the The Rosie Signature Hat Collection that helps to support the retired racehorses of Old Friends in KY.

For more Kentucky Oaks and Derby hat ideas, please visit my 4 Derby Hat Salons at The Derby Hat Collection by MAGGIE MAE DESIGNS®.

Only 22 Derby chapeaux and 22 days to go ’til the 143rd Kentucky Derby!

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The Daily Topper from MAGGIE MAE DESIGNS® – June 4, 2016

Welcome to The Daily Topper with MAGGIE MAE DESIGNS®!

Our featured hat today is the “Williamstown”, a hat I created during our Season 8 “Hats Off to the Horses” fundraiser for Old Friends. Named for KY-bred multiple stakes-winning stallion and son of the great Seattle Slew. Can hardly wait for Season 8!

TheDailyTopper-June4-2016-BlogBlog-Williamstown11-MattWendyWooleyI’d wanted to create a hat to honor this beautiful retiree of Old friends for years!

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Thank you for visiting me here for The Daily Topper at Hats and Horses!

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MAGGIE MAE DESIGNS® Derby Hat Countdown 2016 – 61 of 101

Welcome to the Derby Hat Countdown with MAGGIE MAE DESIGNS®!

Today I am featuring Hat #61, the “Jordan”, one of our wide brim Derby hats that is part of the Rosie Signature Hat Collection at maggiemae.com!

DerbyHatCountdown-2016-61Days-BlogFor more information about the custom “Jordan” hat design featured today, please visit The Jordan Hat webpage.

Today’s Derby Trivia Question

“Last year, American Pharoah won the Kentucky Derby. Name the colt who won the year before — and the jockey who rode them both!”

The answer can be found at the following link – Derby Hats where you can also visit all four of our Derby hat salons for a wide selection of Derby hat offerings for the Kentucky Oaks and the Derby!

Only 60 Derby chapeaux and 60 days to go ’til the 142nd Kentucky Derby!

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The “Amazombie” Chapeau Debuts for Old Friends

The “Amazombie” Derby chapeau, now up for bid on EBay to benefit the retired racehorses of Old Friends!
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MAGGIE MAE DESIGNS® Derby Hat Countdown 2016 – 96 of 101

In our Derby Hat Countdown today I am featuring Hat #96, the “Hallie”, a medium brim red dupioni silk hat that is found in the The Rosie Signature Hat Collection that benefits the retired racehorses of Old Friends. Thank you, Rosie, for all that you do for Old Friends!  🙂

DerbyHatCountdown-2016-96Days-BlogFor more views of the  chapeau shown above, please visit the Hallie hat webpage.

Your Derby Trivia Question for today – Who was the winner of the 2014 Kentucky Oaks?

The answer can be found at the following link – Derby Hats where you can also visit all four of our Derby hat salons for a wide selection of Derby hat offerings for the Kentucky Oaks and the Derby!

‘Til next time, thank you for visiting us here at Hats and Horses for Hat 100 of our Derby Hat Countdown. Only 95 Derby chapeaux and 95 days to go ’til the 142nd Kentucky Derby!

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