VIDEO: The dos and don’ts of dressing for Ascot

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Anna Johnstone

Ascot is one of the biggest events in the fashion calendar, but dressing for it can tricky to nail. You need to be careful with skirt and dress length, covering your shoulders, and wearing appropriate accessories. And it’s not just women - men are also at risk of committing fashion offenses with their shoes or ties.

READ MORE: What it's like inside Ascot's Royal Enclosure

Here’s our guide for the styles that are permitted in the enclosure, and the ones that are strictly no-go. Last year, Ascot introduced the jumpsuit as acceptable clothing, but there are still strict rules surrounding it, so make sure you don’t pick something inappropriate! Watch below for our best looks...

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