Sophie Wessex's best hat moments over the years

She's had some great ones

Alice Howarth

The Countess of Wessex is undoubtedly one of the most elegant royals there are. She makes skirt-suits look current, never has a hair out of place and always selects the perfect hat to compliment her outfit. She really is a lesson in how to balance style and effortlessness seamlessly. Whether she's at Royal Ascot, attending a royal wedding or on a State visit, the 54-year-old isn't afraid to try out new styles either when it comes to headwear. From 18th century-inspired picture hats to feather-festooned fascinators and animal-print fedoras, here's our pick of the Countess's best hat moments over the years… 

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