We will be pushing a patch live tomorrow. Players will be required to log in to Destiny again after returning to the title screen to install the patch. You should not be removed from any activities you are currently in.
*strokes beard of wisdom*
Mostly anti-clockwise but that's only because the pattern/writing/buckle is the right way up that way. On a couple, my Boy's Brigade Officers' belt for example, the buckle is the right way up when the belt goes clockwise.