The Modern Derby Man

Polka dots, animal prints, stars and stripes are how contemporary cowhands deck out for equine events like the Kentucky Derby. Yes, you heard me right.

It’s not uncommon to see seersucker blazers and lime green suits strutting throughout track bleachers.

So if you plan on making this year’s festivities a date night, it’s quite all right that your gentlemen goes rogue for the race. For more derby styles in the men’s department, click here.

Cowgirl Candace

Candace, a.k.a. Cowgirl Candace, is an award-winning feature writer, internationally published brand blogger and wardrobe stylist.

The fourth-generation cowgirl and veteran journalist pioneered digital platform Southern Styles & Steeds — a country Western fashion, beauty and lifestyles blogazine — to share the sophisticated styles and sincere stories from her Down South upbringing.