Full Dress

Full dress is a category of dress codes that refers to most formal clothing available in Western society.

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Dress Code (Western) - Full Dress, Half Dress, and Undress
... this, the principal classifications of clothing were full dress and undress, and, less commonly, half dress ... Full dress covered the most formal option a frock coat for daywear, and dress coat for eveningwear ... Half dress, when used, was variously applied at different times, but was used to cover modern morning dress (note that the term morning dress is fairly undescriptive and has not always meant modern morning dress) ...
Full Dress - Military
... Full dress uniform is a special military uniform reserved for parade or other ceremonial occasions ... British and United States armies were dependent upon voluntary recruiting and found that a smart dress served to attract recruits and improve morale. 1913 most French soldiers wore red trousers and kepis as part of their full dress, the majority of British foot regiments retained scarlet tunics for parade and ...
Balmoral Bonnet - History
... In the 19th century this tall cap evolved into the extravagant full dress feather bonnet while, as an undress cap, the plainer form continued in use until the mid-19th ... but with a stiffened crown was adopted briefly by some Lowland regiments as full dress headgear ... Scottish regiments chose the Glengarry, a soft blue Balmoral was adopted as full dress headgear by the Black Watch (Royal Highland Regiment) and was worn with the green no ...
Army Service Uniform - History - Uniform
1829 Undress frock (full round skirt) coat in place of officer's civilian clothes. 1851 French frock (full skirt) coat only uniform, trimmed in system of branch of service colors ... uniform jacket for mounted troops 1872 Blouse for garrison and field, uniform coat for dress, with epaulettes for generals ...
Captain (British Army And Royal Marines) - Rank Insignia
... The rank insignia were returned to the shoulder boards in 1880 for all officers in full dress, when the system of crowns and stars was reorganised ... pattern of gold lace worn on the cuffs of the full-dress tunic ... of narrow rings of worsted braid around the cuff, with the full-dress style shoulder badges on a three-pointed cuff flap ...

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