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Meet the Designer Behind Johnny Weir’s Show-Stealing Derby Hat
May
05

Yahoo Shine reached out to Kerin Rose Gold, the celeb designer who created Weir’s custom hat, for the inside scoop.

Winged Victory
May
05

I am forced to split this into two posts, with Kentucky Oaks coverage coming later this week. But since life is short and thus I always have dessert first, we begin our recap with “Johnny Weir and the Best Kentucky Derby Hat of All Time.”

The Cut: Johnny Weir Wore a Flying Horse on His Hat
May
05

The majestic design — created by Kerin Rose Gold for the occasion — featured a gold-winged horse flying over Johnny’s forehead.

Now, Let’s Talk About Johnny Weir’s Kentucky Derby Hat.
May
05

His Kerin Rose Gold bespoke fascinator wins my vote for best topper at the Derby.

Video — Johnny and Tara Show Off Their Derby Look
May
04

Fashion and the Kentucky Derby go hand-in-hand, and Johnny Weir and Tara Lipinski join Carolyn Manno to talk about the best and worst fashion statements at Churchill Downs.

Video — How to Make a $1,000 Mint Julep
May
04

Master distiller Chris Morris shows Carolyn Manno, Johnny Weir and Tara Lipinski how Woodford Reserve Distillery makes their $1,000 Mint Julep that is served at the Kentucky Derby.

Video — Tara and Johnny Look for Most Stylish Horse
May
04

Kentucky Derby fashion correspondents Tara Lipinski and Johnny Weir take to the stables to find a horse with a style that can match its personality.

Johnny Weir Won the Kentucky Derby With the Best Hat of All Time
May
04

(‘Johnny Weir and the Best Kentucky Derby Hat of All Time’ sounds like the title of a children’s book. I would read that book to my kids every day until they were 30.)

See the Truly Over-the-Top Kentucky Derby Hat Johnny Weir Wore (and What Tara Lipinski Picked!)
May
04

By now you know that California Chrome won the Kentucky Derby, but you may not have seen the real star of the show: Johnny Weir’s Kentucky Derby hat.

Can We Please Just Keep Johnny Weir in Louisville Forever?
May
03

After continually rewinding the Derby broadcast for the sole purpose of watching (and imitating) Weir’s endearing mannerisms, I sent out this text to a few friends: “I basically want him at every Louisville event…ever.”

Photo Gallery — Best and Worst Dressed at the 2014 Kentucky Derby
May
03

Best: Johnny Weir. Everything about Johnny’s ensemble is amazing — especially that hat!

Photos — Johnny Weir’s Kentucky Derby Hat Is the Best Kentucky Derby Hat
May
03

Weir describes his hat on NBC as “clean, pure, fun, feathers, and that’s what the Derby’s about, fashion-wise.”

Photos — Kentucky Derby: The Stars and Their Fanciest Hats Hit the Race
May
03

As promised, Johnny Weir brought “craziness at all costs” with his Pegasus-themed hat to match his white ensemble.

For Johnny Weir and Tara Lipinski, Derby Fashion Elicits Awe — and Some Anxiety
May
03

Between make-up touchups, Weir posed with fans for pictures, including Oprah Winfrey’s BFF, Gayle King. And took a few questions.

Photos — Johnny Weir’s Hats Win The Kentucky Derby
May
03

To the surprise of absolutely no one, Weir arrived at Churchill Downs on Saturday rocking an absolutely unforgettable Derby hat.

Photos — Johnny Weir Has the Best Hat at the Kentucky Derby
May
03

Weir had been building up hat hype for more than a week, and he didn’t disappoint.

Video — Kentucky Derby: Pastels and Jewels and Hatinators! Oh My!
May
02

During the Kentucky Oaks coverage, Johnny Weir and Tara Lipinski join Carolyn Manno to discuss the fashion of the Kentucky Derby.