Get Ready for Derby!

Mar 29, 2019 | Derby, Today's Woman Now

It’s time to start planning for Derby, and we’re excited about giving you some ideas you can use to make your Derby and spring season phenomenal. In this issue, you’ll get the inside scoop on … 

  • Creating a stunning Derby outfit, which includes finding the right type of hat.
  • Bringing the flavors of spring into your food.
  • Finding some of the best Derby parties in town. 
  • Where to go for a dessert inspired by the Mint Julep.

On our covers: Kentucky Derby Festival Princess Brittany Patillo is a senior at the University of Louisville majoring in Theatre Arts. She is a Benjamin A. Gilman scholarship recipient, a member of the African American Theatre Program, and has been named to the Dean’s list for five consecutive semesters. Brittany is a dance instructor at the LaNita Rocknettes School of Dance

Brittany is wearing: Hat by Forme Millinery, $485; Earrings from Work the Metal, $14; Dress from Dress and Dwell, $78.

Extra tidbit: Why a black and white outfit is timeless.