College Graduation Attire.
College graduations are important occasions in the professional progress of a learned individual. It symbolizes the achievement of post-college status or a major achievement in the college studies. To signify that a person is graduating, the college would require them to have a graduation gown, a square graduation cap, a graduation sash and stole with a certain specification to them.
Graduation gowns, also called academic dresses, are the main part of the dressing as they are the biggest. Most are characterized to be flowing from the shoulder to ankle with long sleeves. They vary in color depending on the customs of a given institution but most of them are usually black. The material they are made of is often velvet and shiny. The dresses are sold in shopping centers or on the Internet. Many colleges provide the gowns to the students so as to have a uniform appearance.
There is a strip of a certain material that accompanies the gowns called an academic sash, stole or one can call it a Moz zeta. To wear it, one places then around the neck so that it rests on both shoulders and flows downwards on the frontal part of the body. They vary in color due to the difference in field of study that a person is graduating from. Say a blue sash symbolizing that a person is graduating from arts department or a gold symbolizing the engineering department. The level of college education can also mean a difference in the color of the sashes. Gold sashes can be for say diploma graduates while green sashes for those with degrees. The emblem of the college is often embedded in the sash. They are sold online or in academic stores. Some are provided along with the graduation gowns by the institution.
A graduation cap also called a mortarboard that is usually square completes the look of a graduation regalia. They have a crowning effect on the mind of the graduate and people because they are worn on the head when graduating. Photos to commemorate graduation are taken in portrait form for most people, so for this reason, it would seem that the regalia was incomplete if the cap is missing making it an important piece of the regalia. The cap comprises a square material that is hardened and enclosed with a cloth that extends to a head fitting area. There is a tassel that dangles from the top center part of the cap. The cap and the academic gown match in color similarly to the tassel and the sash in most occasions. If a college fails to give the graduates the caps; they can buy them from selected shopping centers or from the internet.
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