The race that stops a nation kicked off this last weekend with Derby Day. To fete the launch, our finest B and Z list celebrities mingled with some bigger names (hey, Naomi Campbell) in the event’s traditional monochromatic colors. Contrary to popular belief, black and white aren’t always simple colors to pull off – particularly when you combine them with bondage leather and a flattened hedgehog for a hat. But while we’re not quite sure what Jennifer Hawkins was thinking, some ladies pulled it off with aplomb. See below for our top six monochromatic looks.
Hannah Ongley, is a freelance writer and editor living in Sydney. As theFashionSpot’s Australian contributor, she sources fashion news and model gossip from down under and writes about it for a global audience. Hannah has been writing professionally since 2009, and has since penned stories on everything from fashion to underground techno music for a myriad of publications based in Sydney and further abroad.