LOUISVILLE, Ky. — (WHAS11)--Everyone knows that next to the 'Run for the Roses', Derby fashion is the 2nd most trending topic of the season.
Dating back to the late 1800s, traditional hats became a major staple in every elite classed woman's Derby outfit. After traveling to famed Derby's in England and to France in 1872, Col. Meriwether Lewis Clark Jr. took inspiration from those races and established the first Derby in 1875.
WHAS11's Digital Content Producer/Style Expert Bethanni Williams is on your side and helping you find the most stylish hats locally for the season. If you're wanting a custom made hat, we have those listed too! Check out our top local picks below:
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►Contact Digital Content Producer Bethanni Williams at Bwilliams@whas11.com