Fashion on the Field a focus on Gold Cup day | 2017 prizes

This year’s Gold Cup day features five categories in the Kristopher Graydon Jewellers Fashions on the Field.

There is more than $15,000 in prizes up for grabs. Judging starts at 2pm on Cup Day.

Lady of the Day

Katherine Sly from Wagga won Lady of the day at the 2016 Gold Cup. Picture: Kieren L Tilly.

Katherine Sly from Wagga won Lady of the day at the 2016 Gold Cup. Picture: Kieren L Tilly.

Judges are looking for a lady with an overall elegant statement who catches their eye.

Accessories must complement each other and the ensemble must include a handbag gloves and hosiery.

Headwear must be of winter influence.

She must be impeccably groomed.

Pants are not appropriate.

Award

  • Kristopher Graydon: Jewellers $1000 gift voucher
  • Feather and Willow: $500 gift voucher
  • Murrumbidgee Turf Club: Hospitality package for six people on caulfield Cup Day in Wagga worth $600
  • Jak & Jill Clothing: $400 gift voucher
  • The style Doctor: The Lara handbag worth $330
  • Avis Wagga: $330 value car hire
  • Kooringal Fashions: $300 gift voucher
  • Zacharia Naumann Optometrists: $200 gift voucher
  • Treasury Wine estates: Wine package and voucher worth $200
  • Evans Shoes: $100 voucher

Man of the Day

Nathan Button from Nowra won the event last year. Picture: Kieren L Tilly.

Nathan Button from Nowra won the event last year. Picture: Kieren L Tilly.

Judges are on the look-out for the suave looking man who can pull off a well-cut suit with well polished shoes.

A hat is not essential, but, if worn must be felt-based.

The look must be race day oriented, not a business look.

Accessories make or break an outfit.

Judges are on the look-out for binoculars, umbrellas, hats and a racebook.

Award:

  • Kristopher Graydon Jewellers: $1000 gift voucher
  • Feather and Willow: $500 gift voucher
  • Murrumbidgee Turf Club: Hospitality package for six people on caulfield Cup Day in Wagga worth $600
  • Jak & Jill Clothing: $400 gift voucher
  • The style Doctor: The Lara handbag worth $330
  • Avis Wagga: $330 value car hire
  • Kooringal Fashions: $300 gift voucher
  • Zacharia Naumann Optometrists: $200 gift voucher

Stylish Couple

Travis Bridle and Esther Shephard from Wagga. Picture: Kieren L Tilly.

Travis Bridle and Esther Shephard from Wagga. Picture: Kieren L Tilly.

It takes two to tango and judges are looking for a couple whose styles are in sync.

Their outfits must complement each other, with co-ordinated styling and colouring.

They must be felt-based.

The couple must be well groomed and show attention to detail.

Award:

  • Kristopher Graydon Jewellers: $1000 gift voucher
  • Feather and Willow: $500 gift voucher
  • Murrumbidgee Turf Club: Hospitality package for six people on caulfield Cup Day in Wagga worth $600
  • Jak & Jill Clothing: $400 gift voucher
  • The style Doctor: The Lara handbag worth $330
  • Avis Wagga: $330 value car hire
  • Kooringal Fashions: $300 gift voucher
  • Zacharia Naumann Optometrists: $200 gift voucher

Young Contemporary

Brittney Tasker from Wagga. Picture: Kieren L Tilly.

Brittney Tasker from Wagga. Picture: Kieren L Tilly.

Fashion forward is the key - with judges on the lookout for fashion with an edge.

The look must be on trend, displaying this season’s fashion statement.

Entrants must display a clever use of accessory co-ordination.

The hat must be of winter influence.

Award:

  • Kristopher Graydon Jewellers: $1000 gift voucher
  • Feather and Willow: $500 gift voucher
  • Murrumbidgee Turf Club: Hospitality package for six people on caulfield Cup Day in Wagga worth $600
  • Jak & Jill Clothing: $400 gift voucher
  • The style Doctor: The Lara handbag worth $330
  • Avis Wagga: $330 value car hire
  • Kooringal Fashions: $300 gift voucher
  • Zacharia Naumann Optometrists: $200 gift voucher

Millinery Award

Elizabeth Paterson from Griffith took out the millinery section last year. Picture: Kieren L Tilly.

Elizabeth Paterson from Griffith took out the millinery section last year. Picture: Kieren L Tilly.

This headwear must make an overall statement while continuing to complement the outfit.

Judges look for a well-groomed look with attention to detail.

Award:

  • Kristopher Graydon Jewellers: $1000 gift voucher
  • Feather and Willow: $500 gift voucher
  • Murrumbidgee Turf Club: Hospitality package for six people on caulfield Cup Day in Wagga worth $600
  • Jak & Jill Clothing: $400 gift voucher
  • The style Doctor: The Lara handbag worth $330
  • Avis Wagga: $330 value car hire
  • Kooringal Fashions: $300 gift voucher
  • Zacharia Naumann Optometrists: $200 gift voucher

Get some fashion tips from Riverina Milliner Jo-Anne Rolfe here.

See the complete official Gold Cup guide here. Copies of the guide are available at the Daily Advertiser office at 48 Trail Street and will be available at both the Town Plate and Gold Cup.