Orders for the new 4th Degree Official Dress Uniform are now being taken online at KnightsGear.

The official dress uniform (Official Navy Blue Blazer, Official Fourth Degree Gray trousers, Official Fourth Degree Necktie, and Official Fourth Degree Black Beret with Fourth Degree metal badge) is purchased as a set. Individual items are not for sale at this time.

The garments of the official dress are tailored in Italy. The fabric used for both blazers and pants is woven in Italy specifically for the Knights of Columbus from a high quality super 130 wool. The blazer buttons are made in Italy. The KofC blazer patches are completely hand embroidered. The tie is Italian silk, but made in the USA. The set (further detailed below), may only be purchased through KnightsGear and will cost $510.

The official dress for the Fourth Degree shall be:

PatchNavy Blue Blazer festooned with Fourth Degree Emblem Blazer Crest Knights of Columbus Emblem of the Order buttons

Official Fourth Degree Gray trousers

Official Fourth Degree NecktiePinandTie

Official Fourth Degree Black Beret with Fourth Degree metal badge worn over the left eye.Beret

NOT INCLUDED:  Plain White Dress Shirt – Button cuff (no French cuffs – no button down collar shirts)  

NOT INCLUDED:  Black Socks and Plain Black Shoes, Official Fourth Degree Lapel Pin (#PG-113), Incumbent Medal of Office, Past and Former Miniature Medals above left pocket.  

The new uniform is to be worn as you would a business suit.

The beret is worn with the fourth degree pin placed directly over the left eye. The right side of the beret folds down toward and over the right ear.