A 20-horse field Saturday means there’s plenty of money to be had if you can find the right combination of Kentucky Derby finishers, and there’ll be a whole lot more if you’re not a fan of undefeated favorite Nyquist.
"Go big or go home," says New York City milliner Christine Moore to first time Derby hat shoppers. The designer helps clients find their perfect hat in Louisville's Rodes clothing store, which carries her line of hats, as the Derby approaches. She says the hat must match both one's personality and the occasion. For the Derby? A hat needs a "thrill" factor.
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