A Roscommon woman has won best-dressed lady at Navan Racecourse over the weekend.
Laura Hanlon made the hat herself from rolled magazines, her dress was bought for her daughter’s communion, and her shoes are from her wedding 11 years ago. The mother of three said she was delighted with the win.
“I’m wearing my no waste hat that I made from old magazines,” she wrote on Instagram. “My shoes are 11 years old from my wedding. They might have seen better days but I do love them.”
The fashion designer from Fuerty, who provides statement millinery and beautiful bespoke designs, has won numerous best-dressed and design awards. A highly respected and talented designer, one of her hats even made it as far as Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s wedding day.