In 2017, we saw 390 repeated royal hats (not counting military uniform hats, casual sports hats or embellished headbands) step out for a variety of different public events including state visits, family celebrations, racing events, charity visits, memorials and regular daytime engagements. Each month, you named your favourite designs and from here, we assembled a list of eleven semi-finalists. You cast your votes and a clear winner emerged. Without further ado, here are the your top choices and winner of Top Repeated Royal Hat Design of 2017.
Duchess of Cornwall’s pale blue straw upsweep with large rose by Philip Treacy worn at Ascot June 21
Countess of Wessex’s blue swirled straw percher with crin flowers by Jane Taylor worn Sep 29
Crown Princess Mary’s black Susanne Juul hat with tall felt crown, straw brim & feather quills on Mar 21