9 dresses for the races

9 dresses for the races

Are you going to the races this year? Buying the perfect dress can be tricky and finding the balance between trend-setter and style faux-pas is a very thin and grey hazy line. But we’re on hand to help you find the perfect dress for the races that will have you standing out, for all the right reasons...

Feel pretty in Debenhams

Head to Phase Eight for this pretty and demure dress with the perfect flare fit. Embroidered with delicate flowers for a romantic finish, this dress is the perfect classy choice for the classy lady.

Team it with nudes and a great tan for a lovely spring look.

debenhams dresses for the races

Go modern in Topshop

Forget floaty dresses, create a modern and updated race day look with  this pistachio suit. Complete with buckle blazer, cinch yourself in and get ready to turn heads.

Team with some snake print shoes for extra style points.

Be bold in Monsoon

Opt for this timeless jumpsuit for the perfect day-to-night look. Suitable for any age and any shape, this classic black silhouette stands out with a big satin bow bodice.

Go monochrome or try a bright colour for contrast.

dresses for the races monsoon

Stand out in John Lewis & Partners

Pant suits are all the rage this year. Try this bright cobalt blue number from John Lewis & Partners for a statement look. Pair with a blue fascinator and silver accessories for an edgy but timeless look.

Be bright in Reiss

Love a bold colour? Try this yellow cocktail dress on race day, an asymmetric dream that’ll leave you looking like Athena graced Aintree.

Pair with clashing heels and bag for a more daring style or opt for a pair of nudes and cover-up for a subtler look.


Be chilled in COS

Looking for something a bit more casual? Opt for this grunge-style slip dress for the perfect effortless look.

You can style this one up with heels, lush curls and jewellery, or style down with a simple blazer.

Shimmer in Miss Selfridge

Looking for something a bit more out there? Try this plunge front, embellished prom dress from Miss Selfridge.

Keep this look pretty in pink with light jewellery and nude shoes or go rock chick with black chunky heels and a statement piece.

Feel tropical in Guess

Cheer up any dreary race day with this bright and tropical number from Guess.

Go bright on accessories for ultimate head-turning power, but make sure to take a cover-up just in case it is a bit nippy on the day!

Feel classy in Quiz

Quiz’s race day selection is so good, we featured them twice! Try this beautiful light blue bardot maxi dress for 1920’s movie star feels.

Team with silver accessories, big earrings and a side-swept set of curls for a glam and sophisticated look.


Need more tips for style or beauty for your race day prep? Check out our ultimate guide to the races for everything you could possibly need to have the perfect day out. We also picked out our favourite hats and fascinators to help you find the perfect one.

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