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Battle of the Hats – The Great Haya Hat-Off

Ascot is coming up fast, and you know what that means. We will see Princess Haya of Jordan, the half-sister of King Abdullah II and the wife of Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, the Prime Minister of the United Arab Emirates. More importantly, we’ll see some amazing hats on her. No one, but no one, does hats like Haya.

To get ready for the party, we are inviting you to the official Haya Hat-Off, where we vote on which of her hats was the most fabulous. Oh, we are well aware that they are all great, but we are asking you choose. It’s all just an excuse to get ready for the party. So, let’s all raise a glass of virtual chilled champagne, and take a lovely walk down memory lane to view some Haya hattage.

Ascot 2018

  1. Philip Treacy. “Invisible” cream straw disc hat with a large silk flower adorning the top and back of the hat.

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Ascot 2017

2. Unknown Designer.  Red picture hat with large roses decorating the entire brim.

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Ascot 2016

3. Philip Treacy. Feather trimmed black straw picture hat.

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Ascot 2014

4. Philip Treacy. Large hat with overbrim trim of lace that matches her dress, and an underside decoration of a large flower with feathers.

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Ascot 2009

5. Unknown Designer. White hat with mushroom brim, decorated with an explosion of net.

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Which of the Haya hats gets your vote for "Most Fabulous"?