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Flag Code regarding the Flag Pole or Flag Pole Toppings?

Flag Code regarding the Flag Pole or Flag Pole Toppings?

Are there any specifications regarding the flag pole or flag pole toppings?   The Flag Code is silent in regard to the makeup, size, and structure of the flagpole. The flagstaff topping ornaments are also not subject to any restrictions under the code. As with many of the traditions and customs associated with the display of the flag, the standard flagstaff topping ornaments in common use come from the assortment allowed by military regulations. These include the eagle, acorn, gilt lance, ball, gilt star (Navy), spear, or flat truck (Navy). Most commonly used and encountered is the eagle. STUDIO BURKE...

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The Classic Blue Blazer from Benson and Clegg

The Classic Blue Blazer from Benson and Clegg

“WE HAVE A LONG ASSOCIATION WITH THE BLAZER, AND IT’S IMPORTANT TO ME THAT WE DRAW UPON OUR HERITAGE AS BLAZER EXPERTS AND BESPOKE TAILORS FOR INSPIRATION, WHILE REMAINING TRUE TO THE GARMENT’S UNIQUE ORIGIN.” MARK GORDON - MANAGING DIRECTOR, BENSON & CLEGG  AN ICON OF STYLE It is a rare thing in the often fleeting world of fashion, for a garment to endure as impressively as the navy blazer. Yet here we are, over a century after its appearance, celebrating a true icon of men’s tailoring. Don’t call it a comeback though, because it simply never went away. Since...

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Benson and Clegg Ties ...Yes, we have them in America

Benson and Clegg Ties ...Yes, we have them in America

Dominic West wearing our Benson and Clegg Royal Dragoon Guards silk reppe tie while portraying HRH The Prince of Wales in the next season of 'The Crown'.  

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Blazer Badge Makers | Custom Embroidered Family Crests and Coat of Arms | Custom Embroidered

Blazer Badge Makers | Custom Embroidered Family Crests and Coat of Arms | Custom Embroidered

Blazer Badge Makers | Custom Embroidered Family Crests and Coat of Arms | Custom Embroidered | Made in England | Offered in Washington, DC Each Blazer Badge is A PIECE OF ART   Beautiful and sophisticated, custom designed blazer badges.  From traditional crests to authentic military and university emblems, Benson & Clegg designs are as rich in heritage as they are in quality.  Each badge features luxury gold bullion wire, with silk and cotton pearl threads sewn on silk, Felt, Wool, Blazer and/or velvet. Every piece of wire is individually cut and placed by hand to produce a finely detailed...

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Blazer Button Rules? Yes, there are Rules for Blazer Buttons.

Blazer Button Rules?  Yes, there are Rules for Blazer Buttons.

UNIVERSITY BLAZER BUTTONS, BLAZER BUTTON RULES, SCHOOL BLAZER BUTTONS, MONOGRAMMED BLAZER BUTTONS, SCOTTISH BLAZER BUTTONS, FOX BLAZER BUTTONS  WHAT ARE THE BLAZER BUTTON RULES IN AMERICA? The Blazer Button Rules With one-button, three-button, and double-breasted suits and sport coats floating around, it can be hard to know what to button when. Here are the only rules you need to know: The One-Button Jacket This one is easy; it should be buttoned while standing and undone when you sit down. Leaving it buttoned can stress the fabric and make the jacket feel a bit uncomfortable. Relax and loosen that button once...

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