tartan hose (socks) are held up by red flashes (green
flashes for the drummers). In the right hand hose
is carried a sgian dubh (small black dagger).
the brogues (shoes) are white spats.
buttons and broaches are silver except on the pipe
and drum majors, where they are gold. The majors
also carry from their hip a dirk (short sword/dagger).
The pipe and drum major and the pipe sergeant wear
red officers' sashes.
pipers' pipe bag covers are black and have the Pipin'
Hot logo embroidered on them. The pipe drones are
held together by silver cords and a banner flies
from the bass drone.