Equestrian Chic; Women in the Saddle

Last year 23-year-old jockey Rosie Napravnik became the sixth female jockey to ride in the Kentucky Derby.  While she didn’t make it to the winner’s circle Napravnik finished 9th, the best finish for a female jockey in the history of the derby.

While Napravnik isn’t riding in this year’s Kentucky Derby (no female jockey is) here are a few photos of some stylish ladies who take equestrian chic to a whole new level.


Which lady do you think wore it best? How are you celebrating Derby Day?


8 responses to “Equestrian Chic; Women in the Saddle

  1. Princess Anne is totally killing it.

  2. Love the lady in 2nd pic… so elegant and her hair it’s amazing!

    • The woman in the second picture is Madge Bellamy, she was an actress in the 20s/30s. Not many people can pull of riding pants so well.

  3. love these ladies, very inspirational!

    • Thank you so much for stopping by Wore Out! I found so many great photos it was hard to choose which ones to post.

  4. I love all of these old photos, such great ones!


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