Derby Days




{Photos by Angel Rodriguez}

Crop Top: H&M $40, Skirt: H&M $50, Hat: JCrew Factory $15 (sale), Clutch: Jcrew Factory (gift), Heels: Christian Louboutin
Good morning! This weekend we celebrated the Kentucky Derby and Gold Cup by attending DC's Drink the District: Derby Edition. It was so much fun! There were mint juleps, big hats, and bow ties everywhere. I love any excuse to get dressed up so I was pretty excited to channel my inner derby girl. While searching online for inspiration for an outfit, I read that wearing black was a no. If you did wear black, it had to be at a minimum. Well, I love black. So mission accepted! I wanted to wear something that was different and not your average sundress. Plus, I really didn't want to buy anything LOL. So this is what I came up with :)
I really loved wearing this outfit. I felt chic, classic, and a whole lot of fancy! ;) Maybe we should wear big hats more often? LOL
Happy Cinco de Mayo!


  1. I love that hat!!

  2. You are one gorgeous lady. I can't imagine wearing no black to, well, anything, so I think you did a beautiful job of mixing it into this look while still keeping things colourful and Derby appropriate. The bow detail on the back of your top is just gorgeous!

    1. You are the sweetest Cee, thank you! Im glad you like :) xoxo