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O’Briens Wines and Stella & Dot sponsor Most Stylish Lady at Darley Irish Oaks

July 15, 2014

The 2014 Darley Irish Oaks weekend will take place at The Curragh Racecourse on Saturday the 19th and Sunday the 20th of July. See Europe’s top fillies compete in the Darley Irish Oaks on Saturday, 19th of July with 8 exciting races starting at 3pm. Saturday is also The O’Briens Wines Best Dressed Lady Competition in association with Stella & Dot. The best dressed lady will win a fantastic trip for two to France, courtesy of O’Briens Wines, including flights, one night’s accommodation and breakfast at Château l’Hospitalet, Narbonne. The prize also includes a vineyard tour, winery tour, private tasting and a €500 voucher from jewellery and accessories online store, Stella & Dot. Bairbre Power, Fashion Editor for Independent Newspapers is among the judges of the competition

Château l’Hospitalet, owned by Gerard Bertrand, is one of the unique family wine producers imported by O’Briens Wines. The Chateau is situated on the famous La Clape nature reserve directly above Narbonne and the Mediterranean, a vineyard nestled between land and sea. Not only is it a renowned wine estate but is also the wine-tourism destination in Languedoc-Roussillon. It has a unique hotel concept with 38 rooms, a tasting cellar and a restaurant which provides a simple yet refined cuisine based on fresh local produce.

Stella & Dot is a San Francisco based social selling company that creates flexible entrepreneurial opportunities for women. The boutique-style jewelry and accessories line is available exclusively through in-home trunk shows by independent stylists and online. One of a kind collections are designed by celebrated New York designers and have featured in Gossip Girl, In Style and Lucky Magazine as well as on the wrists and necklines of today’s hottest celebrities.
The fashion judges on the day will be looking for classic race wear, individuality and of course a fabulous head piece!

The weekend continues on Sunday, 20th July with the Defence Forces Race Day with 7 races featuring the Kilboy Estate Stakes and a variety of exciting displays from the defence forces and lots of entertainment for the kids.
Saturday 19th July – adult €20 / U25’s & Seniors €10 / Children U/16 accompanied by an adult FREE. First race @ 3pm
Sunday 20th July – adult €15 / U25’s & seniors €8 / Children U/16 accompanied by an adult FREE. First race @ 2.15pm

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