Formal Occasions

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National Guard (Nicaragua) - Uniforms and Insignia
... and tie, replaced by a white shirt and black tie on formal occasions in active and formal service, a brown leather Sam Browne belt (US Officer’s belt, M1921) was frequently worn ... peaked cap, the tunic was worn with removable exaggerated twisted cord epaulettes on formal occasions whilst enlisted ranks wore exaggerated black bluff chevrons instead ... For formal occasions, senior officers adopted a black ceremonial version of their M1942 service dress with gold embroidered insignia whilst the other ranks’ retained the old khaki ‘Chino ...
Judicial Clothing - Commonwealth Countries - Australia
... and full-bottomed wigs and lace cuffs on formal occasions and bench wigs for ordinary business Judges and judicial registrars of the Family Court of Australia wear a black silk gown, a bar jacket with either bands ... On formal occasions, judges wear full-bottomed wigs ... On formal occasions, judges wear red scarlet robe with white fur facings, bands or a jabot, a black scarf and girdle and a scarlet casting-hood, with a full-bottomed wig ...
Pipe Band - Uniform
... often vary the uniform worn, depending on the formality of the occasion ... Very formal occasions require jackets to be worn, whereas less formal occasions do not, and only the waistcoat is worn ... On semi-formal occasions, the jacket is not worn, but a long-sleeved shirt is worn under the waistcoat ...
Japanese Tea Ceremony - Tea Ceremony and Kimono
... On formal occasions the host—male or female—always wears a kimono ... Proper attire for guests is kimono or western formal wear ... Men may wear kimono only, or (for more formal occasions) a combination of kimono and hakama (a long divided or undivided skirt worn over the kimono) ...

Famous quotes containing the words occasions and/or formal:

    How all occasions do inform against me,
    And spur my dull revenge!
    William Shakespeare (1564–1616)

    Two clergymen disputing whether ordination would be valid without the imposition of both hands, the more formal one said, “Do you think the Holy Dove could fly down with only one wing?”
    Horace Walpole (1717–1797)