Lowfuss,elegantdaywearwinsatRandwick

October14,20179:51pm。

byAAP

ANewcastlewomaninasimpleoutfithaswonthefashioncompetitionduringEverestdayatRandwick。

AvoidingfloralandfussforthespringracingcarnivalpaidoffforSamanthaCookwhowasdeemedthemostfashionablepersonatRandwickonEverestday。

MsCookwonfirstprizeinTheFashionChuteonSaturdayinanorange,blackandwhiteblock-colouredskirtandtopbydesignerRosettaGetty。

AssoonasIknewIwascomingIthoughtitsabigrace,onforthefirsttime。

Ijustknewstraightawaythatwasgoingtobesomethingdifferent,shetoldAAP。

Theresalwaysalotoffloralsandeverythinghere。

IdontlikealotoffusssoIwantedsomethingthatwassimpleandelegant。

The47-year-oldfromNewcastlepurchasedtheoutfitaftersecuringticketswithherfamilytothe$10millionrace,pairingitwithScanlanTheodorewhitemuleshoesandblackaccessoriesshealreadyhadathome。

HerhusbandMichaelsaidsheisnotonthecircuitofracingfashioncompetitionsbutusedtoenteryearsago。

MsCookwonahaulworthmorethan$20,000includingreturnflightsfortwotoEuropeandamakeoverwhiletopthreefinalistsCrystalKimberandNeilCarpenterreceived$2000inprizesandacelebratorybottleofMoet。

Entrantswerephotographedthroughoutthedaybeforethetop10werepickedandthewinnerwasannounced。

MillinerNeridaWinterandjewellerNicolaCerrone,whomadethe$320,000blackdiamondEveresttrophywonbyRedzel,weretwoofthefourFashionChutejudgesandagreedthatsimplicityandelegancespeltoutvictory。

Itsappropriatedaywearandshesagorgeouswoman,sheheldherselfreallywell,MsWintersaidofMsCook。

Ijustthinkthattheracecourseisnottheplaceforbeingoverdoneandcostumey。

Youvegottobeyourself。

Ifyoulookaroundtheresjustalittlebittoomuchoverdoneness。

MrCerronesaid:Exactly,theoutfitsherpersonality。