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Fashions in the Field

SkyCity Boxing Day Races

Will you make the best dressed?

Fashions in the Field, an event steeped in glamour & tradition, returned to the SkyCity Boxing Day Races in 2020.  

One of the most competitive & colourful fashions in the field events in the country, the 2020 running of the event saw Soraya Gurney crowned best dressed in the womenswear category, with Peter Coleman 

taking out the menswear competition. 

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Congratulations to our winners:

Menswear winner: Peter Coleman (Mike Sanders in second place)

Womenswear winner: Soraya Gurney (Tiina Lina in second place AND, as Soraya has already pre-qualified for The Ned Prix de Fashion, our third placegetter Sasha Garner also now earns a coveted spot in the regional final)

Classic Lady winner: Jayne Broome (Deborah Satherley in second place)

Millinery Award: Nicola May

Accessories Award: Ashley Gillard

Thanks too to our amazing judges for giving up their public holiday to come and do the incredible job they always do:

Hannah Marinkovich

Carena West

Sarah Stuart

Aleisha Mitchell

and Ronald Biddick.

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Womenswear

The womenswear category was open to all females aged 18yr+. The contestants were competing for the following awards:

  • Best Dressed Woman in association with Invivo X, Sarah Jessica Parker wines | $1000 prize pack from Invivo x SJP; a nights accommodation for two people at The Grand by SkyCity including Breakfast at Gusto plus a $200 food and beverage voucher from SkyCity Auckland; $500 Thin Lizzy prize pack; a weekend rental from My Designer Handbag (4 day rental - value up to $150); & pre-qualification for the Regional Final of The Ned Prix de Fashion 2021
     

  • Best Dressed Woman - Runner Up | A magnum of Invivo X, Sarah Jessica Parker Sauvignon Blanc; a nights accommodation for two people at The Grand by SkyCity including Breakfast at Gusto plus a $100 food and beverage voucher from SkyCity Auckland & pre-qualification for the Regional Final of The Ned Prix de Fashion 2021
     

  • * NEW for 2020 * Classic Lady in association with Joseph Ribkoff | $2500 of Joseph Ribkoff apparel; & a VIP showroom experience
     

  • Best Millinery in association with Laser Clinics New Zealand | $500 voucher from Laser Clinics New Zealand
     

  • Best Accessories | $300 Thin Lizzy prize pack; & a weekend rental from My Designer Handbag (4 day rental - value up to $150)

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Menswear

The Menswear Award also took place on SkyCity Boxing Day Races in 2020. 

The menswear category was open to all males aged 18yr+. The contestants were competing in the following category:

  • Best Dressed Man in association with RJB Design | $1000 prize pack from RJB Design and a nights accommodation for two people at The Grand by SkyCity including Breakfast at Gusto plus a $200 food and beverage voucher from SkyCity Auckland
     

  • Best Dressed Man - Runner Up | a nights accommodation for two people at The Grand by SkyCity including Breakfast at Gusto plus a $100 food and beverage voucher from SkyCity Auckland

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Our thanks to:

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