Originally Posted by Tyburn
last year Saint Paul's Cathedral celebrated 300 years of the present Building, they had a service which HM The Queen attended...I dont know what the law is regarding the Lord Mayors costume. The Lord Mayor is a different person each year...and it appears different Mayors wear different garb. For example, at the Golden Jubilee, the Lord Mayor wore a Red cape with a white fluffy hood. This Lord Mayor is wearing Black with Gold...its fabulous!
I didn't care for the feathery bits all around his hat; it seemed a bit frilly with his elegant cape. Less is more...
The Queen looked nice in her blue, and she does wear tasteful hats.