THE race that stops the nation doesn't start until 3pm (2pm Qld time), but Melbourne's fashion pack has already started arriving at Flemington for the biggest day of the Spring Racing Carnival.
Bec Judd is brining the heat to a miserably wet and soggy Melbourne today in a stunning hot pink bodycon dress by Lolitta and a broadbrimmed straw hat.
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Myer ambassador Jen Hawkins has arrived wearing a beautiful Alex Perry gown.
We're happy to report that Channel Seven's reporter Francesca Cumani got the memo early enough and is wearing something different today, after she and Hawkins wore the same black-and-white Jonathan Simkhai dress to Derby Day on Saturday.
Fellow Myer ambassadors Rachael Finch and Jodi Gordon have stuck to the unofficial dress code of Melbourne Cup and both worn bright colours.
Anna Heinrich shared a sneak peek of her colourful look on Instagram.
Traditional fascinators have gone out the window today as the ladies try something a little different. Both fashion blogger Kate Waterhouse and Triple M radio presenter Emma Freedman are wearing colourful turbans as their millinery.
Sunrise hosts Sam Armytage and Edwina Bartholemew were in full glam well before most of us got out of bed this morning.
Channel Nine newsreader Georgie Gardner was also up early this morning and showed off her look on Instagram.
The Block winner Elyse Knowles has been a regular fixture on the racing circuit this season, showing off a series of glam looks after 13 weeks of slumming it in boots and sneakers on the renovating reality show.
She shared a sneak peek of her glamorous makeup on Instagram this morning.
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