Christine A. Moore Named a Featured Milliner of 147th Kentucky Derby

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Christine A. Moore Millinery, above at the 2018 Breeders’ Cup World Championships, is an official milliner for the 147th Kentucky Derby. (Eclipse Sportswire)

Christine A. Moore will continue for the fourth year as a featured milliner of the 147th Kentucky Derby Presented by Woodford Reserve. Moore became the Derby’s first featured milliner in history in 2018. Her highly popular hats and fascinators for women and men are available for purchase at

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Moore’s inspired and comfortable hat designs have been a staple of the racing industry for over a decade and have been worn by women and men at the world’s most famous racetracks and equine events. She is the official milliner for the Breeders’ Cup World Championships, America’s Best Racing, the Jim McKay Maryland Million Day, the Iroquois Steeplechase, and the Thoroughbred Owners and Breeders Association. Moore also is the featured milliner at the Florida Derby, Keeneland, and the Preakness Stakes.

Moore’s hats have been worn by Jennifer Lopez, Mary J. Blige, Katy Perry, Kate Upton, Tara Lipinski, Steffi Graf, Bo Derek, Jewel, and “The Today Show’s” Dylan Dryer and Al Roker. Moore and her famous hats have been featured on “The Today Show,” the Netflix Show “7 Days Out” and have appeared on television shows including “Nashville,” “Gossip Girl,” “The Carrie Diaries,” and “Horseplayers.”

“Statement-making hats are such a treasured part of the traditions of the Kentucky Derby and why it is one of the most exciting days in fashion as well as racing,” Moore said. “I’m thrilled to continue my relationship with Churchill Downs for the fourth year as a featured milliner and to bring my designs to Derby fans whether they are watching at the track or celebrating at home.”

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