Court Dress

Court dress comprises the style of clothes prescribed for courts of law, and formerly for royal courts.

Other articles related to "court dress, courts, dress, court":

Judicial Clothing - Other Jurisdictions - United States - Judicial Court Dress
... During the early history of the United States, the court dress of judges and practising lawyers closely mirrored British court dress of the 18th century both wore white powdered wigs and (typically) black robes ... Today, generally judges of both state and federal courts are free to select their own courtroom attire ... judges will sometimes add to the robe a plain white collar similar to that used in academic dress ...
Court Dress - Other Jurisdictions - See Also
... The Gerald Garson matter, where the NY Supreme Court Justice's robing room was secretly videotaped in a bribery investigation ...
Han Chinese Clothing - Standard Style - Style - Court Dress
... Court dress is the dress worn at very formal occasions and ceremonies that are in the presence of a monarch (such as an enthronement ceremony) ... Court dress is similar to the xuanduan in components but have additional adornments and elaborate headwear ... There are various versions of court dress that are worn for certain occasions ...
Lords Justice Of Appeal - Court Dress
... In court, a Lord Justice of Appeal's apparel consists of a black silk gown, court coat or waistcoat and a short bench wig ...
Speaker Of The British House Of Commons - Official Dress
... The current Speaker no longer wears the traditional court dress outfit, which included knee breeches, silk stockings and buckled court shoes under their gown, or the ... Bercow chose not to wear court dress altogether in favour of a lounge suit as he felt "uncomfortable" in court dress (he wore morning dress under the State Robe at State Openings) ... or she chooses to do so, from assuming traditional court dress or anything he or she deems appropriate ...

Famous quotes containing the words dress and/or court:

    It is principally for the sake of the leg that a change in the dress of man is so much to be desired.... The leg is the best part of the figure ... and the best leg is the man’s.... Man should no longer disguise the long lines, the strong forms, in those lengths of piping or tubing that are of all garments the most stupid.
    Alice Meynell (1847–1922)

    Rome, like Washington, is small enough, quiet enough, for strong personal intimacies; Rome, like Washington, has its democratic court and its entourage of diplomatic circle; Rome, like Washington, gives you plenty of time and plenty of sunlight. In New York we have annihilated both.
    M. E. W. Sherwood (1826–1903)