until then how much I love men's tie-pins (I used Gentry's Carraway tie-pin from their Fitzgerald collection - Gentry Carraway jewelry collection photoed on the left, click to enlarge). Don't get me wrong, I still love me a good tie-bar on a guy but the simplicity of a tie-pin... i die for!...
Something is happening in the world of ties.Wide, narrow, long, short, – there is no other men's accessory as manifold as the tie. In the business world, it is the gentleman's embellishment, so you better choose wisely as it may reveal more of your personality than you would presume.
'Youthful reinvention provides a renewed call for the tie clip'
The tie clip is experiencing a recent return to favour, spotted on the ties of discerning gentlemen during the last season of menswear fashion shows. The return to such a traditional accessory is part of a youthful reinvention...
Chauchat, East Village-based handcrafted accessory brand, on a limited-edition tie. The inspiration comes from the trusted heather grey sweatshirt, with a desire to mimic the texture fulfilled via use of hand dyed swiss cotton voile. Some 90s influenced stripes are added for fun.
If you plan on making like Hiddleston, then keep the rest of your look (shoes, shirt, accessories) pared-back, so as not to pull the spotlight off your first-class tailoring contrast.
On the red carpet, Hiddleston favours the traditional peak lapel, which nowadays – on paper at least –...
Maxx and Marshalls have a large selection of quality fashion and accessories in geometric prints such as designer skirts, blouses and accessories like clutches and scarves at prices that can't be beat!
Rather than try to perfect your skill right before a big occasion, practice when you have some time and the patience to do some tying and untying.
Remember that, while you'll want the end product to look neat and tidy, it doesn't matter if it's not as eerily perfect as a pre-tied style....
Romeo and Juliet, Anthony and Cleopatra, Ross and Rachel, and, er, tuxedo and bow tie?
Unless you've been living some kind of digital detox on a remote island (in which case, how the hell are you reading this?), you'll probably have noticed that Valentine's Day is just around the corner, and...
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There's a new generation of accessory-makers who have got this down to a fine art. Fusing familiar shapes with exquisite British craftsmanship, Becky French's label Marwood boasts classic bow ties and ties in sumptuous fabrics like lace and woven silk.
"Accessories can exude personality...