Patches and chevrons are designed to indicate that a person belongs to a specific group. The use of stripes is common in various educational, sports and public institutions, and they are also used by various companies on the branded clothing of their employees.
- a mark of distinction of a particular professional sphere;
- sign of differences on the basis of “friend or foe” in armament and military equipment;
- in heraldry, as an element of emblems or flags.
We can make chevrons and stripes with two types of fastening: