Women:Â Â A floor-length ball gown is a must. Accessorize with opera length gloves, glamorous jewels, and up-do hairstyles. Â
Men:Â Â Wear a short or waist length black tailcoat (tails should reach the back of your knees,) white bow tie, starched white shirt, and a cummerbund (optional). Sport high-quality black pants.
When to wear it:Â Charity fundraisers, Government ceremonies, Weddings, and the opera.