Bespoke Ascot Races Hats

Heather Norman Hats are proud to have produced many beautiful hat for Royal Ascot, example our hats can be found in all the enclosures. Each enclosure has its own dress code and style for hat to be worn.
From our shop in the cotswolds we hand make each hat.

Royal Enclosure

Queen Ann Enclosure

Village Enclosure

Windsor Enclosure

Queen Ann Enclosure

  • Dresses and skirts should fall just above the knee or longer (lace and chiffon fabrics are permitted) 
  • Shoulder straps must have a minimum width of 1 inch / 2.5cm 
  • Jackets and pashminas may be worn. Tops and dresses beneath must still comply 
  • Trouser suits are welcome and should be of matching material and colour 
  • Jumpsuits should fall below the knee and comply with the shoulder strap requirements 
  • Hats must be worn. However, a headpiece or hatinator with a minimum base diameter of 4 inches / 10cm is acceptable. 

Royal Enclosure

  • A dress or top and skirt, with shoulder or halter neck straps (lace and chiffon fabrics are permitted, no minimum length)
  • Trouser suits are welcome and should be of matching material and colour
  • Jumpsuits should fall below the knee and comply with the above strap requirements
  • A hat, headpiece or fascinator

Overseas Visitors

Visitors are welcome to wear the formal National Dress of their country or Service Dress. If your National Dress does not include a hat or headpiece then you do not need to wear one. Religious headdress is permitted in place of a hat or headpiece.

Serving Military Personnel
Serving military personnel are welcome to wear Service Dress or equivalent.

Village Enclosure

  • A dress or top and skirt, with shoulder or halter neck straps (lace and chiffon fabrics are permitted, no minimum length)
  • Trouser suits are welcome and should be of matching material and colour
  • Jumpsuits should fall below the knee & comply with the above strap requirements
  • A hat, headpiece or fascinator

Windsor Enclosure

Whilst there is no official Dress Code for the Windsor Enclosure, Ladies are encouraged to dress in smart daywear.

It is recommended that ladies wear smart attire with a hat or fascinator.

Overseas Visitors

Visitors are welcome to wear the formal National Dress of their country or Service Dress. If your National Dress does not include a hat or headpiece then you do not need to wear one. Religious headdress is permitted in place of a hat or headpiece.

Serving Military Personnel
Serving military personnel are welcome to wear Service Dress or equivalent.