Three fashion competitions are taking place during Auckland Cup Week which kicks off at Ellerslie on Derby Day on February 28.
The prize pool is worth more than $65,000 which is good motivation for dressing up.
Glamour, sophistication, poise and elegance are the key words one should think of when putting together your racing ensemble according to the event organisers.
For women a hat or fascinator is an essential component to finish your look.
Here are a few head turning styles from the recent Barcelona Bridal Week to inspire you.