Favourite New Royal Hat: June 2019

The month of June always brings us an array of wonderful new royal hat debuts and this year was no exception. Based on your comments, there were ten new royal hats worn during this month (outside of Royal Ascot) which were met with particular approval. It’s these ten designs that we gather together for a closer look, choosing a favourite to put forward in our ultimate contest for Favourite New Royal Hat of 2019.

Please click on each caption link to jump to original feature posts with additional views, information and discussion on each hat. Here are the ten hats you most admired in June, shown in the order they were worn:
1.    2.  
Princess Beatrice’s black button percher with curling crescent twists by Annabel Allen worn June 1
Duchess of Cornwall’s cream straw picture hat with layered lattice crin trim by Philip Treacy worn June 3
3.   4.   5.
Princess Eugenie’s black straw bergère hat with large white silk rose by Emily London worn June 8
Princess Beatrice’s black straw halo bandeau with cream silk organza ruffle flower by Judy Bentinck worn June 8
Princess Marie’s pale pink straw hat with cartwheel brim and natural straw side bow worn June 15
6.     7.   8.
Queen Máxima’s dusky pink vertical saucer with silk flowers and pheasant feathers worn June 17
Queen Letizia’s veiled black straw bandeau headpiece with side feather spray by Cherubina worn June 17
Grand Duchess Maria Teresa’s chartreuse straw calot hat worn for Luxembourg National Day, June 24
9.     10.
Queen Margrethe’s coral straw hat with raised brim and navy hatband by Mathilde Thoe Førster worn June 25
Queen Elizabeth’s royal blue straw Rachel Trevor Morgan design with purple flowers worn June 29
This poll will remain open until next Thursday, November 12, at midnight GMT.   As usual for these polls, each computer or mobile device can vote twice per day for as many hats as you wish. Happy voting.
Photos from Emma Farah;Jeff J. Mitchell, Mark Cuthbert, Chris Jackson via Getty; Chris Christophersen;  Pool/Max Mumby, Steve Parsons/WPA Pool, Patrick van Katwijk via Getty; Kaspar Wenstrup; Pool via Getty

3 thoughts on “Favourite New Royal Hat: June 2019

  1. How fun to revisit these summer beauties as it gets chillier and darker! My first vote is for Beatrice’s percher — what a great shape! But Margrethe’s coral and HM’s blue RTM are so gorgeous, too.

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