In this Diamond Jubilee celebratory gallery of The Queen's hats we take you on a journey of millinery wisdom that we hope offers insight into Her Majesty's enviable knack for sporting a good hat! Each iconic hat is taken from a British Pathe video that is viewable on this site so look out for the links to archive gems!
Rule 1: Wear it with pride
It may sound obvious but in order to make a hat work you need to wear it with confidence. Society page journalists can smell fashion fear like freshly ground coffee so it is essential to be bold at all times. Don't fan the fashion critic's fire.
Film: The Queen at the 1967 Derby Races