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It’s officially one month to go – time to get planning our outfits for Ladies Day

Written by Rachael Nichol
Published 23.06.2021

Ladies Day isn’t just a day that’s filled with betting, Pimms and races – it’s also the perfect annual fashion event where we can show off our best occasion wear. Glitz, glamour and drinks with the girls – we love a day at the races here at HLN!

But after over a year in hibernation and dressing in our comfies, if you’re anything like us you may just be feeling a little out of practice at getting glammed up ready to strut your stuff in your most elegant ‘fits for next month’s shindig at Newcastle Racecourse.

Not to worry ladies – we’ve got you covered. Here’s how to up the fashion stakes and make sure you’re in the running for the prestigious title of ‘best dressed’ this Ladies Day…


Mimi’s Edit - Lilac Cotton Cut Out Side Dress - £44.00

Next - Lipsy Ruffle Hem Bardot Midi Dress - £78.00

Reformation - Carolena Dress - £248.00

Lucy Sparks - Long sleeved floral dress with belt - £35.00

Feminine Florals

Dressmezee – Power Flower Floral Dress – £39.00

Ladies Day is for us girls. So why not embrace your femininity with these floral prints?  These bold, summery print dresses will make sure you get those confidence-boosting drunk compliments inside the ladies’ portaloos.


Pretty Little Thing - Red Long Sleeve Pleated Midi Dress - £35.00 (was £31.00)

Next - Lipsy Twist Midi Dress - £60.00

ASOS DESIGN - Midi Dress With Batwing Sleeve And Wrap Waist in Satin - £45.00

LK Bennett London - Veronique Red Dress - £165.00 (was £250.00)

Ladies in Red

Pink Boutique – No Paps Red Bandage Bow Shoulder Dress – £59.00

Got those dancing lady emoji vibes? Get that same fierce and fiery look in these dresses – pair with a classic red lip and nude heels. What’s not to love?!

Dressmezee - Power Of Love Ruched Long Sleeve Bardot Dress Yellow - £45.00

Chi Chi Clothing - Bardot Crochet Midi Dress in Yellow - £85.00

Coast - Tulle V-Neck Tie Belt Maxi Dress - £96.75

Ted Baker - KINSEYY Cowl neck midi slip dress - £125.00 (was £179.00)

Golden Opportunity

Lavish Alice – Heavy Satin Bow Shoulder Dress in Lemon Yellow – £75.00

After such a dull year, why not step onto the course wearing yellow? With pastel colours seen all over the latest runways, you’ll be bang on trend while glowing – plus the girls will have no chance of losing you!

Pink Boutique - Like Vision White High Neck Lace Dress With Puff Sleeve - £32.00

Silk Fred - Rare London Fuchia Pink Taffeta Puff Sleeve Bow Mini Dress - £45.00

& Other Stories - Puff Sleeve Midi Wrap Dress - £62.00 (was £95.00)

Selfridges - Ted Baker Hariat graphic-print silk midi dress - £137.00 (was £229.00)

Pretty Puff Sleeves

Have To Love, Women’s Boho Style Dress, £79.00

Puff sleeves are a massive trend at the moment – and not just literally. This popular statement style will look extra-glam paired up with a fascinator, heels and, of course, a glass of Pimms in your hand.



Adrianna Papell Draped Wrap Dress, Violet Cobalt £91.00



ASOS, ASOS Design Paperbag Halter Pencil Midi Dress in Powder Blue, £12.00

Jules B, Perseverance Lily Embroidered Dress, £295.19

Marks & Spencer, Selected Femme, Floral V-Neck Midi Smock Dress, £100.00

Out of the blue

Saint Belle, Alice Dress, £155.00

It’s only once in a blue moon you can dress up in occasion wear, so why not treat yourself to one of these beautiful blue dresses? Any shade of blue suits whatever shape, size and complexion.

See you there?

Ladies Day is on 24th July 2021 at Newcastle Racecourse and will feature a live after-racing set from superstar Jess Glynne

To get your tickets, visit Newcastle Racecourse’s website

Newcastle Racecourse, High Gosforth Park, Newcastle NE3 5HP

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