NEWSFLASH : BENIGN BRIDGE CLUB ( USA ) IMPOSE EVEN STRICTER DRESS CODE ON LADY MEMBERS......
Dress code : rules 16 and 17
Ladies must refrain at all times from wearing short , skimpy skirts , see-through or open-neck blouses, sleeveless garments , high-heel shoes, and any item of clothing deemed by the committee to be colourful , sexually provocative and alluring. Hair must be kept tied back and under cover , with no mascara or make-up whatsoever allowed on any part of the face still exposed.
A lady member's appearance must at no time be seen to entice and distract men from the demanding requirements of the game, ensuring that those still full of testosterone are able to bid and play the cards with maximum sustained focus and concentration.