Your favourite Starfleet uniform?

Discussion in 'General Trek Discussion' started by LeeDrawsStuff, Jan 5, 2017.

  1. 137th Gebirg

    137th Gebirg Vice Admiral Premium Member

    Aug 31, 2000
    42 miles west of COVFEFE
    Yes the FC/DS9 uniform comes in a close second behind the MM's for me. :)
  2. Serveaux

    Serveaux The Wind Premium Member

    Dec 30, 2013
    Satellite of Love
    Probably the Theiss uniforms - TOS and early TNG.
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  3. Martok91189

    Martok91189 Ensign Red Shirt

    Jan 4, 2018
    Hmm, I'd have to say the TOS and TNG uniforms but I did like the Enterprise series uniforms and the mirror universe uss defiant uniforms
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  4. ItIsGreen

    ItIsGreen Captain Captain

    Oct 29, 2015
    Coventry, UK
    I genuinely love the Discovery uniforms, I just wish they'd gone with a sleeve braid to delineate rank, rather than (barely visible) pips on the badge itself.

    After that would be the FC/DS9, and the later TNG style.

    A few people have mentioned the Beyond uniforms, they're nice but a) I don't like the collar, and b) the fabric seems too thin.
  5. φ of π

    φ of π Captain Captain

    Aug 26, 2016
    Unimatrix √-1
    There should be hats as part of the Starfleet uniform.

    They could be called Rodden berets.
  6. Emperor Norton

    Emperor Norton Captain Captain

    Mar 21, 2012
    I have a soft spot for the TOS uniform and the TNG uniforms. I consider the TWOK uniforms the default Star Trek outfit mentally, I suppose. My least liked is the TMP uniform. I have tried for years to find some redeeming value in them, or to have some respect for them, and I can't. They're boring, I suppose I resent the fact that the lovely TOS era of uniforms gets canonically shortened by bumping right into the god awful drabness of those uniforms.

    Other than that, I have a soft spot for the TNG film uniforms, but not necessarily the greatest affection. The DS9/VOY uniforms have their place, but I prefer them in their original intent. They were the uniforms for station personnel, and the Enterprise-D and the rest had the uniform for ship personnel. When they become the uniforms for the ships too, I dislike that. And I like the ENT uniforms from the perspective that they are realistic astronaut suits.

    I think it is all a matter of what show you like. From a design perspective, they all work, with the exception of TMP. Even the designer said he didn't like those uniforms. But if I had to choose just one, I would go with TOS. It is everything that works, and nothing that doesn't. No frills or oddities or changes to have a newer design, which opens the design up to aesthetic debate.
  7. Emperor Norton

    Emperor Norton Captain Captain

    Mar 21, 2012
    You've won at life.