Bright and beautiful outfits boost grey day

Chic showgoers Teresa Harvey and Brendon. Picture: DENISE BRADLEY

Chic showgoers Teresa Harvey and Brendon. Picture: DENISE BRADLEY - Credit: Copyright: Archant 2019

Although the sun failed to make an appearance, the best-dressed of Norfolk were out in force for the first day of the Royal Norfolk Show.

Chic showgoers David Richardson and his wife, Andrea Blanchflower. Picture: DENISE BRADLEY

Chic showgoers David Richardson and his wife, Andrea Blanchflower. Picture: DENISE BRADLEY - Credit: Copyright: Archant 2019

Ladies and gentlemen turned up in their glad-rags despite a chilly edge to the weather, with many summery dresses, sandals and fascinators on display.

Chic showgoer Tara Bliss-Appleton. Picture: DENISE BRADLEY

Chic showgoer Tara Bliss-Appleton. Picture: DENISE BRADLEY - Credit: Copyright: Archant 2019

Floral patterns were a popular choice and brought a splash of vibrancy to the day, while many gentlemen came suited and booted.

Chic showgoer Michele Curtis, whose outfit matches her greyhound Spice. Picture: DENISE BRADLEY

Chic showgoer Michele Curtis, whose outfit matches her greyhound Spice. Picture: DENISE BRADLEY - Credit: Copyright: Archant 2019

Breezier conditions didn't stop both genders donning a hat for the occasion, with some spectacular headwear - a traditional show garment - to be seen alongside the more casual straw boaters.

Chic showgoers Sheila Gelder and Charles Matthews-Dewing. Picture: DENISE BRADLEY

Chic showgoers Sheila Gelder and Charles Matthews-Dewing. Picture: DENISE BRADLEY - Credit: Copyright: Archant 2019

Around the showground there were many clothes and accessories businesses plying their trade, from coats and jumpers to boots and bags.

Chic showgoer Molly Greenacre. Picture: DENISE BRADLEY

Chic showgoer Molly Greenacre. Picture: DENISE BRADLEY - Credit: Copyright: Archant 2019


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Chic showgoer Andrea Moxon, with her feather hat. Picture: DENISE BRADLEY

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