Melbourne Cup 2017: the best Melbourne Cup dresses we're rushing to buy ASAP

There’s nothing quite like the thrill (or frills) of Australia’s biggest race-day fashion winners!

Forget running around the office trying to pull together a Melbourne Cup sweep – our eyes are firmly fixated on the pretty frills, not fillies, this race day!
First out of the barriers is the always-fashion-forward Jennifer Hawkins, who is an absolute vision in pale pink and black.
Pink was clearly the colour of the year, with both Bec Judd and Jodi Gordon sporting gourgeous dresses in the colour.
Rachel Finch looks natural and fresh in yellow.
Scroll through our round-up of celebrities frocking out at this year’s Melbourne Cup!