In Ukraine, new dress guidelines have been introduced for government workers.
For women, pungent perfumes, plunging cleavages and pumped-up heels are all out.
For men, the changes are rather more modest: trousers and suit sleeves should be the correct length and outfits should not be worn two days in a row.
World Update's James Coomarasamy was joined by the BBC's David Stern in Kiev and by Ceril Campbell, an image consultant and life stylist.
First broadcast 11 October 2010
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