Derby-chic or a mad hat party?
How cool are these quirk-laced costumes? Check out spectators and models showcasing outfits from local South African designers during a pre-race fashion show on the Greyville Race Course in Durban, held last week. The Durban July horse race is the biggest horse racing event in the African continent and a high-profile social do where South African celebrities come out in their derby-best to watch the race. The event reportedly attracts close to 1,00,000 spectators and bets are placed in excess of $30 million.