Holy cap! Hats of the Royal Ascot – Photo 1 – Pictures

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Larisa Katz poses with a hat made from chocolate packaging on the second day of the Royal Ascot horse race meeting, June 19, 2013.

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Singer Katherine Jenkins arrives for the first day of the Royal Ascot horse race meeting, June 18, 2013.

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Kay Ceille walks through the public enclosure on the first day of the Royal Ascot horse race meeting, June 18, 2013.

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Anika Svenska laughs as she poses for the media on the first day of the Royal Ascot horse race meeting, June 18, 2013.

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Zoey, a guide dog for the blind, is dressed up with her own bonnet on the third day of the Royal Ascot horse race meeting, June 20, 2013.

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Natalia Kapchuck poses wearing an ornate hat on the second day of the Royal Ascot horse race meeting, June 19, 2013.

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Wei Lin wears an ornate hat on the third day of the Royal Ascot horse race meeting, June 20, 2013.

Formal hats are traditional attire for the event and this year’s attendees do not disappoint.

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A close-up of a racegoer’s hat as she walks through the parade ring on the third day of the Royal Ascot horse race meeting, June 20, 2013.

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Larisa Katz poses wearing an ornate hat on the third day of the Royal Ascot horse race meeting, June 20, 2013.

Larisa Katz from the Netherlands poses for photographers during the third day of Royal Ascot in Berkshire, west of London, June 20, 2013.

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The horse racing event is a 300-year-old tradition in England and a highlight of the social calender for the country’s elite, including the Queen herself..

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Belinda Strudwick poses on the first day of the Royal Ascot horse race meeting, June 18, 2013. Read on to see some of the most elegant and eccentric creations crowning Royal Ascot’s female audience.

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Ashleigh Johns wears an ornate feather based hat on the second day of the Royal Ascot horse race meeting in Ascot, England, June 19, 2013.

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Marinilia Smirnova poses wearing a peacock feather hat on the second day of the Royal Ascot horse race meeting, June 19, 2013.

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Olga Stepaneto wears an ornate hat on the third day of the Royal Ascot horse race meeting, June 20, 2013.

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Florence Claridge poses in a yellow hat on the second day of the Royal Ascot horse race meeting, June 19, 2013.

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Mimi Theobald poses with an ornate hat on the third day of the Royal Ascot horse race meeting, June 20, 2013.

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Karin Hyden arrives for the second day of the Royal Ascot horse race meeting, June 19, 2013.

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A woman poses in a hat shaped like a birdhouse during the third day of Royal Ascot, June 20, 2013.

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A detail of the hat worn by Monique Lee on the third day, traditionally known as Ladies Day, of the Royal Ascot horse race meeting, June 20, 2013.

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A racegoer wears an ornate hat on the third day of the Royal Ascot horse race meeting, June 20, 2013

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