Finally it's time to style!
The famous Bollinger Best Dressed Lady competition returns from Tuesday 26th to the final on Friday 29th April, Ladies Day.
Bollinger believe that life can be perfect and this prize is as close as it gets. The Bollinger Best Dressed Lady will win a VIP trip for two people to the exclusive Bollinger Estate in the champagne region of France. The winner and guest will enjoy a private tour of the estate and guided tasting experience. Furthermore, this trip of a lifetime also includes Michelin star dining, chauffeur transfers, five-star accommodation and more. Daily winners will receive a beautiful goodie bag.
A finalist will be chosen on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday. They then progress straight to the grand final on Friday where our 2022 Bollinger Best Dressed Lady will be crowned. Judging commences from 1.30pm with the daily selection taking place just after the first race. Our advice? Arrive early!
The elegant Bollinger Garden and Lounge in The Style Quarter will be the epicentre of all things fashion at the Punchestown Festival. This is will be the beginning and end point of the style scouts search for contenders. Wander past the champions garden, circle the parade ring, through Osprey Avenue shopping venue and under the reserved enclosure arch. Take your time. Take it all in.
Introducing The Style Council, a fresh new take on the selection process for Bollinger Best Dressed Lady Competition. This collective of ladies have exceeded and excelled in the world of fashion, business, cosmetics and the are widely respected for their style choices and advice.
It goes without saying that the following tips stand the test of time when it comes to the Bollinger Best Dressed and indeed life in general!
Be comfortable and enjoy what you wear. If you feel good, you look good, move well, carry yourself better and have a general air of confidence!
Style has no price tag. Winners in the past have worn high street, vintage, home made and reconditioned. It's how you put it together. It's about sustainability, an investment buy, a bargain find or something handed down. It's about YOUR style story.
Just like the clothes the woman that is in them can be any age, shape or size. Do your thing. We salute you.
Arrive early in the day. Better again arrive early in the week. The competition is kinder on Tuesday and Wednesday plus early week finalists have an excellent strike rate in the grand final!