McLaren Vale Vintage and Classic Best Dressed 2023

McLaren Vale Vintage and Classic Best Dressed 2023

Fashion in the Paddock

The weather couldn't have been better for immersing yourself in the vibe of your chosen car this year. Judging was particularly tough this time around, but the event was infused with a light-hearted spirit of elegance, humour, and mutual support among participants. And here are the winners.

Best Dressed Child

248 - Darren Bradley - 1927 Chevrolet Tourer
Darren and Amy Bradley with sons Harrison and Alexander, always come prepared. The boys looked quite scary with their moustaches and apparently they are carrying Bass guitars, however, I dared not ask, as I feared there may be a gun!

Best Dressed Car

277 - Fiona Smitham - 1959 Series 62 Cadillac
This outstanding group could not be missed. All in matching cream outfits that made them stand out in the era of their classic Cadillac.

Best Dressed Fun or Group

393 - Patrick McNamara - 1965 Daimler 250 V8 Sedan
This group were definitely prepared with food, drinks, smiles and laughter for a marvelous day out.

Best Dressed Fun or Group

32 - Tom Bullock - 1971 MG B GT
Tom and Annie (get your gun) were a lot of fun, dressed up and dangerous.

Best Dressed Lady

461 - Vera Robjohns - 1969 MGB
Vera looked stunning with her red dress matching her car. Snake-skin boots and a splash of snake-skin sewed onto her dressed was complimentary to her overall look, Along with a headband.

Runner up for Best Dressed Lady

343 - Anne Bolst - 1989 Toyota Celica White Lightning
Lucky 7! Ann's 80's colourful and stylish outfit stood out, including her trendy glasses. A sight for Madonna.

Best Dressed Man

308 - Jamie Freeman - 1972 Holden HQ LS Monaro
Jamie was quite the bogan, with his flannelette shirt, ripples and mullet. He looked great with his Monaro.

Best Dressed Family

90 - Mat Rogers - 1949 Ford Custom Single Spinner
This group were 1950's style and even dressed their dogs for the occasion. Great effort!

Mayors Choice

191 - David McCarthy from Blewitt Springs - 1938 Rolls Royce 25/30

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