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Fashions Afield (by Redoute's Choice)
2021 Service Fee: $8,800 (inc. GST)

Overview

As the ONLY juvenile with the distinction of having defeated Australian Champion 2YO and Gr.1 Golden Slipper winner Capitalist, when successful in the Gr.2 Todman Stakes (1200m) at Royal Randwick, Kiss And Make Up has all the credentials for successful career at stud.

By Champion 2YO Sire More Than Ready, sire of Golden Slipper winners Phelan Ready and Sebring out of the Gr.1-winning Redoute’s Choice mare Fashion’s Afield, who also ran 2nd in the Golden Slipper and was Crowned Champion 2YO Filly – Kiss And Make Up is a horse that has outstanding juvenile class in his DNA.

Trained by Gai Waterhouse and Adrian Bott, success in the Todman Stakes, a race previously won by Luskin Star, Marauding, General Nediym, Exceed And Excel and Written Tycoon, coupled with his outstanding 2YO Timeform Rating of 120, higher than Trapeze Artist, Pariah, Flying Artie, Astern, Exosphere, Pride of Dubai, Headwater and Rubick had his first two crops of  yearlings well sought after – purchased by Proven Thoroughbreds, Joe Pride, Paul Beamish Bloodstock, Kennewell Racing and Group 1 Bloodstock.

Pedigree

MORE THAN READY (USA)
B. 1997
GW 7 wins
f:3150 r:2717 w:1973 SW:208
Southern Halo
B. 1983
SP 5 wins
f:1811 r:1385 w:1090 SW:173
Halo
B. or Br. 1969
GW 9 wins
f:724 r:602 w:450 SW:63
Hail to ReasonTurn-to1
Nothirdchance4
CosmahCosmic Bomb14
Almahmoud2
Northern Sea
B. 1974
GW 7 wins
f:8 r:6 w:5
Northern DancerNearctic14
Natalma2
Sea SagaSea Bird2
Shama16
Woodman's Girl
B. 1990
Wnr 3 wins
f:5 r:5 w:4 SW:1
Woodman
Ch. 1983
GW 3 wins
f:1962 r:1664 w:1101 SW:100
Mr. ProspectorRaise a Native8
Gold Digger13
PlaymateBuckpasser1
Intriguing1
Becky be Good
B. 1981
NR
f:13 r:9 w:6 SW:2
NaskraNasram11
Iskra3
Good LandingFirst Landing9
Best Side1
FASHIONS AFIELD (AUS)
B. 2002
GW 6 wins
f:8 r:6 w:5 SW:1
Redoute's Choice
B. 1996
GW 5 wins
f:1856 r:1504 w:1167 SW:178
Danehill
B. 1986
GW 4 wins
f:2414 r:2083 w:1631 SW:347
DanzigNorthern Dancer2
Pas de Nom7
RazyanaHis Majesty4
Spring Adieu2
Shantha's Choice
B. 1992
Wnr 1 win
f:13 r:10 w:10 SW:5
Canny LadBletchingly7
Jesmond Lass14
Dancing ShowNijinsky8
Show Lady8
Attire
B. 1994
Wnr 1 win
f:14 r:9 w:6 SW:1
Wild Again
B. or Br. 1980
GW 8 wins
f:943 r:683 w:541 SW:84
IcecapadeNearctic14
Shenanigans8
Bushel-N-PeckKhaled22
Dama3
Wrap Around
B. 1987
GW 9 wins
f:14 r:10 w:6
BletchinglyBiscay2
Coogee7
Beach GownCerreto1
Padami Miss6

 

1st Dam

FASHIONS AFIELD, by Redoute's Choice. Champion 2YO Filly in Australia in 2004-05. 6 wins-4 at 2-from 1200m to 1600m, A$1,974,110, AJC Sires' Produce S., Gr.1, Flight S., Gr.1, STC Reisling Slipper Trial S., Gr.2, Gold Coast Guineas, L, AJC Meriton Serviced Apartments 2YO H., STC Riverina Charm 2YO H., 2d STC Golden Slipper S., Gr.1, AJC Champagne S., Gr.1, Qld Tatt's RC Winter S., Gr.1, STC Expressway S., Gr.2, Tea Rose S., Gr.2, Queensland Guineas, Gr.2, AJC Silver Shadow S., Gr.3, GCTC Magic Millions 3YO Trophy, RL, 3d STC Premiere S., Gr.2, 4th STC Queen of the Turf S., Gr.1, VRC Ascot Vale S., Gr.2, STC Apollo S., Gr.2, Missile S., Gr.3. Half-sister to Reef Beach. Dam of eight named foals, six to race, five winners, inc:-

KISS AND MAKE UP (c. by More Than Ready). Subject horse.

Paris Match (f. by Street Cry). 2 wins at 1200m, 1400m, A$152,810, ATC Hyland Race Colours H., 2d Gold Coast Bracelet, L, ATC Swim Between the Flags H., Little Caesars Pizza H., Hyland Race Colours H., 3d ATC John Ramsay H., 4th ATC Adrian Knox S., Gr.3.

 

2nd Dam

ATTIRE, by Wild Again. Winner at 1m in U.S.A. Half-sister to Intuit (dam of RUNWAY STAR), Twist My Heart. Dam of 14 foals, 9 to race, 6 winners, inc:-

FASHIONS AFIELD (Redoute's Choice). 6 wins. See above.

Reef Beach (Danzero). 8 wins-1 at 2-from 1500m to 2100m, A$206,150, S$115,480, VRC Shamrock Travel H., MRC Le Pine Funeral Services P.H., Singapore TC Zurich S., MRC Kenvain H., St Jude H., Paris H., MVRC Business Network Luncheon H., 2d VRC Auckland Racing Club H., L, Keith Greig H., MRC Greater Dandenong Chamber of Commerce H., Scobie Breasley H., Always There H., 3d VRC Bridie O'Reilly's Punt H., Comedy King H., MRC Brian Green H., Singapore TC Shin Min Cup.

Modellista. 2 wins at 1400m, 1900m, STC Theraces.com.au H., 2d STC Cathay Pacific H. Dam of-

Eleesha. Unraced. Dam of-

IMELDA MARY (Ferlax). Joint NZ Bloodstock Filly of the Year in 2018-19. 5 wins from 1400m to 2000m, NZ$219,750, A$5,400, to 2020-21, ARC Royal S., Gr.2, Waikato RC Sir Tristram Fillies Classic, Gr.2, BOP RC Mount New World H., Appliance Plus Panasonic H., 3d Hawkes Bay Lowland S., Gr.2, ARC Royal Descent S.

 

3rd Dam

WRAP AROUND, by Bletchingly. 9 wins-1 at 2-to 1400m, US$31,800, A$590,750, MVRC William Reid S., Gr.1, VRC Linlithgow S., Gr.2, Hilton on the Park S., Gr.3, VATC GJ Coles S.H., Gr.3, VRC Red Roses S., L, VATC Bounding Away H., L, Meadowlands Witches' Brew S., L, VATC Colin Hayes S.H., 2d MVRC Manikato S., Gr.1, VATC Blue Diamond Prelude, Gr.3, Rubiton S., L, 3d VRC Lightning S., Gr.1, VATC Futurity S., Gr.1, MVRC AJ Moir S., Gr.2, STC Magic Night S., Gr.2, Sweet Embrace S., Gr.3, 4th VRC Lightning S., Gr.1, VATC Oakleigh P. H., Gr.1, MVRC Stanley Wootton S., Gr.3. Half-sister to ROSE OF DANEHILL (dam of KAZANLUK, NOZOMI). Dam of 14 named foals, 10 to race, 6 winners, inc:-

Intuit (Commands). 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1100m, 1200m, STC Telstra Premiership Final H., 2d AJC Reginald Allen H., L, STC Stardex Insurance Group H., 3d STC Camden Hire H., 4th AJC Keith Mackay H., L. Dam of-

RUNWAY STAR (Northern Meteor). 6 wins at 1000m, 1200m, A$386,030, SAJC Proud Miss S., Gr.3, Matrice S., L-twice, ATC Ladbrokes.com.au H., MRC Sportingbet Quick Multis H., 2d ATC Cellarbrations H., VRC Indian Summer H., 3d SAJC RN Irwin S., Gr.3. Producer.

Twist My Heart (Dayjur). Winner at 6f, 2d Colonial Downs John Marsh S., L. Producer.

Get Around. Unraced. Dam of-

Nisa's Machine (Hussonet). Winner at 1400m, 3d Clairwood Godolphin Barb S., Gr.3, Gatecrasher S., L, Koumantarakis Group Juvenile P.

 

4th Dam

BEACH GOWN, by Cerreto. Third top filly on The 1984-85 Australasian 2YO Classification. 7 wins-6 at 2-at 1000m, 1200m, A$115,550, STC Reisling Slipper Trial S., Gr.3, VATC Autumn S., Gr.3, VRC Myer S., L, Ottawa S., L, VATC Blue Diamond Prelude, L, MVRC Governor Phillip H., VATC Gwyn Nursery, 3d MVRC Veuve Clicquot S., Gr.2, VATC Blue Diamond Prelude, L, 4th VATC Mona Nursery S., L. Half-sister to BEACH BOY, Kissing (dam of WET LIPS). Dam of 12 foals, 9 to race, 6 winners, inc:-

WRAP AROUND (Bletchingly). 9 wins. See above.

ROSE OF DANEHILL (Danehill). Joint Champion 2YO Filly in Australia in 1996-97. 4 wins-2 at 2-from 1100m to 1650m, A$890,100, VRC Edward Manifold S., Gr.2, AV Kewney S., Gr.2, STC Reisling Slipper Trial S., Gr.2, VATC Blue Diamond Prelude, Gr.3, 2d VATC Blue Diamond S., Gr.1, One Thousand Guineas, Gr.1, VRC Kensington S., L, 3d SAJC Swettenham Stud S., Gr.3, VATC Tranquil Star S., L, 4th MVRC William Crockett S., L. Producer.

Race Record

Age Runs 1st 2nd 3rd Prizemoney (AUD)
2YO 3 2 - - $215,025
Total 3 2 - - $215,025

At 2

1st ATC (Royal Randwick) Todman S., Gr.2 (1200m beating Capitalist and Weatherly), ATC (Canterbury Park) Tab.com.au Maiden P. (1200m).

Stud Record

General Phelps (18c, General Nediym, Our Poetic Prince). Winner at 1006m, A$11,200

Pubs and Kisses (18g, Hotel Grand, Piccolo). Placed

Reawaken (18c, Street Cry, Dubawi). Placed, 2nd BRC TAB Venue Mode Maiden 2YO P.

KISS AND MAKE UP 2 wins at 2, A$215,025, ATC Todman S., Gr.2, Tab.com.au P.. He entered stud in Aust. in 2017. Sire of 9 progeny to race, a winner, earnings of over $49,000, inc.




General Phelps (18c, General Nediym, Our Poetic Prince). Winner at 2 in 2020-21.

Pubs and Kisses (18g, Hotel Grand, Piccolo). Placed at 2 in 2020-21.

Reawaken (18c, Street Cry, Dubawi). Placed at 2 in 2020-21, 2d BRC TAB Venue Mode 2YO P.

Miss Mecca (18f, Elvstroem, Kenny's Best Pal). Placed at 2 in 2020-21.

Sales Record

Sale Horse Name Dam Price Vendor Buyer
(C) 2020 Inglis Melbourne Premier Yearling Sale Showcase Kilikanoon $65,000 Two Bays Farm, Flinders Aquis Farm Pty Ltd
(C) 2020 Inglis Classic Yearling Sale Queen of Kariba $60,000 Newhaven Park, Boorowa Proven Thoroughbreds / Joe Pride Racing
(F) 2020 Inglis Classic Yearling Sale Routine $35,000 Newhaven Park, Boorowa Seib Racing
(C) 2020 MM Gold Coast Yearling Sale Book 2 Put the Rope Away $35,000 Aquis Farm Operations, Murrurundi, NSW Botty's Bloodstock

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