Favourite Repeated Royal Hat: March 2018

Between state visits, the Cheltenham Festival and several other higher profile events, the month of March brought us numerous royal hats. Based on your comments, thirteen repeated designs stood out as particularly successful and it is now time to take a look at this mix of brimmed and brimless designs to choose  your favourite. As with other monthly posts, the winner of this poll will be put forward as a semi-finalist in our year-end contest for for Readers’ Repeated New Royal Hat of 2018.

Please click on each photo or caption to link back to original feature posts with additional views, information and discussion on each hat. Here are these thirteen finalists, shown in the order they were worn:
1.Mar 6, 2018 in AK | Royal Hats    2.Mar 7, 2018 in FD | Royal Hats
Queen Elizabeth’s purple square crowned hat with kettle brim and floral trim by Angela Kelly worn March 6
Queen Máxima’s burgundy velvet calot with tulle net overlay by Fabienne Delvigne worn March 7

3.Mar 12, 2018 | Royal Hats   4. Mar 12, 2018 in Philip Treacy | Royal Hats
Queen Mathilde’s red felt wide brimmed hat with asymmetrical peaked crown worn in Canada Mar 12
Duchess of Cornwall’s cream straw hat with navy crown wrap and upfolded bim by Philip Treacy worn Mar 12
5.Mar 12, 2018 in Lock & Co. | Royal Hats   6.Mar 12, 2018 in Jane Taylor | Royal Hats
Duchess of Cambridge’s navy fur felt hat with mushroom brim and wide hatband by Lock & Co. worn Mar 12
Countess of Wessex’s navy straw hat with cream and gold swirling feathers by Jane Taylor worn Mar 12
7.Mar 12, 2018 | Royal Hats   8.Mar 12, 2018 | Royal Hats
Duchess of Gloucester’s pale blue felt and straw hat with pleated hatband and side feather spray worn Mar 12
Princess Anne’s cream brimmed picture hat with navy feathers, bows and quills worn Mar 12
9.Mar 13, 2018 in FD | Royal Hats  10.Mar 13, 2018 | Royal Hats  11.Mar 17, 2018 in Gina Foster | Royal Hats  

Queen Mathilde’s stacked felt maple leaf casque hat by Fabienne Delvigne worn Mar 13
Princess Anne’s grey square cloche with black hatband and feather covered brim worn Mar 13
Duchess of Cambridge’s green felt beret percher with flying bow by Gina Foster worn Mar 17

12.Mar 20, 2018 in AK | Royal Hats  13.Mar 20, 2018 in Fabienne Delvigne | Royal Hats

Queen Elizabeth’s orange felt Angela Kelly hat with silk magnolias & brown straw leaves worn Mar 20
Queen Máxima’s natural straw upswept brim hat by Fabienne Delvigne
worn Mar 20 for the Jordanian state visit

This poll will remain open until next Sunday, April 15 at midnight GMT. As in the past, each computer or mobile device can vote twice per day for as many hats as you wish. Happy voting!

2 thoughts on “Favourite Repeated Royal Hat: March 2018

  1. Wow, I’m surprised that #10 got last place here. It’s by far my fave. You put all these hats in front of me, say take one home, I’d take #10 in a heartbeat.

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