gold braid


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Noun1.gold braid - trimming used to decorate clothes or curtainsgold braid - trimming used to decorate clothes or curtains
aiguilette, aglet, aiglet - ornamental tagged cord or braid on the shoulder of a uniform
soutache - a narrow braid used as a decorative trimming
passementerie, trim, trimming - a decoration or adornment on a garment; "the trimming on a hat"; "the trim on a shirt"
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Instead of shoes, the old man wore boots with turnover tops and his blue coat had wide cuffs of gold braid.
A captain marched in front of the company of fox-soldiers, his uniform embroidered with gold braid to make it handsomer than the others.
1916: The Government announced that all wounded officers and men would in the future wear gold braid on the sleeves of their dress jackets.
Thousands of spectators at the exhibition watched in amazement as the balloon, piloted by little Louisa, who was dressed in a naval suit with gilt buttons and a gold braid cap, was carried high in the wind.
On the way out I bought a red-and-gold leather-look Ritz "Do Not Disturb" sign, suspended from gold braid, to hang on the back of my door.
Picture the scene: the gothic splendor of Guildhall, the wigs, the fur-trimmed robes, the gold braid, the ceremonial chains of office, the centuries of tradition, all the pomp and circumstance of the British Empire.
Display vintage baskets with elegant draping, satin ribbons and pink and white fresh blooms, or paint a basket in glittering gold and add shimmering gold braid and ribbons to become a nest of Faberge reproduction eggs.
Its colours are claret - representing Qatar's national flag - gold braid and a gold tassel on the cap.
The singers and players were dressed in olive drab military attire decorated with brass buttons and gold braid, looking smart and polished.
He's traded his authority for gold braid and gaudy campaign medals.
France's Nexter Systems would love to market their new ARAVIS tactical armoured patrol vehicles and their VBCI close combat vehicles to Canada; however, the range of capabilities presented to us over the course of the five-day tour varied from the latest in unmanned aerial vehicle technology to the production of traditional gold braid uniform accoutrements.
Officers and Soldiers in the grade of corporal and above will additionally wear a gold braid on their slacks to indicate leadership roles.