Between Easter, Koningsdag and regular royal engagements, April often sees a number of new royal hats and this year was no exception. Nine designs below stood out in particular, based on your comments, and from these nine designs we’ll choose a single winner to put forward as a finalist for favourite new royal hat of 2017.
Princess Beatrix in a two tone blue straw hat with upturned kettle brim worn April 8
Queen Elizabeth’s blue felt hat with teal velvet leaves by Angela Kelly worn April 13
Autumn Phillips’ Emily London designed black felt beret percher with feather worn Easter Sunday
Duchess of Cambrige’s cream silk square pillbox with bow worn Easter Sunday