Cork retail manager scoops Punchestown Bollinger Best Dressed lady day one

Style stakes are high day one of the festival

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Cork retail manager scoops Punchestown Bollinger Best Dressed lady for day one

Sophie White, Winner Alex Butler, Rosie Fortescue

SuperValu manager Alex Butler from Cork was "thrilled" to be named Bollinger Best Dressed for day one at Punchestown.

Bollinger Best Dressed winner for day one of the Punchestown Festival, Alex Butler from Cork

The middleton native wore a beautiful Sophie Hunter hat, her overdress is vintage from Miss Daisy Blue in Cork, her pants are Zara, shoes are Dunnes Stores and bag is Topshop.

"I always wear things you either love or hate, and I love it", she said.

The stylish lady is no stranger to the races, winning best dressed at the Galway races in 2015.

She is now through to the Grand Final, which takes place this Friday, April 27.

Judges for day one included Made in Chelsea's Rosie Fortescue and journalist Sophie White.

Finalists Day One

Glenda Gilson checking out the style for Xposé

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