LIFE SAVING pretty-as-hell spring racing headpieces under $50

Because you don’t have to break the bank to look incred.

By Natasha Harding
Spring Racing headpieces

Haven’t got your Melbourne Cup Day outfit sorted yet? Yeah, neither. Given it’s less than a week away, we’re starting to feel the pressure to find something super cute to wear with all our gal pals.

Problem is, all the amazing headpieces, hats and fascinators in the shops cost more than the fanciest dress in our wardrobe. And it’s not like you can just re-wear last year’s very memorable red headband without anyone noticing because, well, it was hella memorable.

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Alas, fear not. We’ve rounded up an edit of ten cool pieces of headwear that a) will have you looking fresh AF and b) won’t break the bank.