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Looking for a nice knitted tie I recently came across Mitchell Roberts, a little-known American brand specialised in slik ties. I have found what I was looking for: this striped knitted tie with a squared edge. It has nice colors mixing blue and grey stripe with a burgundy edge. The fabric is really soft, and… Read moreno validationandno comment yet for this article.
Cuisse de Grenouille is a young French brand we met at the Capsule Paris winter 2012. It was created by three friends: Lucas, Alexis and Raphaël, sharing a passion for surf, who decided to revisit menswear staples in a colorful way. In their SS12 line can be found among others, those wool hand knitted ties… Read more1 validationandno comment yet for this article.
Some of you may have to wear a formal uniform each day of the week: Oxfords/suit/shirt/tie. Being fed up of such an impersonal way to dress? The only thing you can do is try to give it a new twist, your twist! Playing with accessories is the key. This chambray tie with selvedge details fits… Read moreno validationandno comment yet for this article.
It is shame that people do not wear cashmere ties enough. Actually, it presents two assets: first it keeps your neck warm, which is nice when mi-season comes and you do not necessarily want to warp up with a bulky scarf. On the other hand, its fluffy texture allows some nice material mixings and interesting… Read moreno validationandno comment yet for this article.
Looking for an alternative to The Hill Side, I have found such cool ties at Liberty! The brand is called Nick Bronson (the name of the creator). This family brand manufactures scarves and tie since 1948 in Milan, Italy. The whole collection of ties worth it, either for the patterned (stripes, dots) or for the… Read moreno validationandno comment yet for this article.
For these back to school times I am highly looking for a preppy tie. And it rings a bell that Brooks Brothers is considered as the benchmark in this field. That’s it! Those red thin stripes are to be completed with a herringbone jacket and a pair of tan oxfords. I will keep you updated… Read moreno validationandno comment yet for this article.
I have deeply searched a tie, or a bow tie to match the Our Legacy suit I previously told you about. I’ve finally found one from Paul Smith. The tie is called the Heart because of its pattern. Contrary to appearances, hearts aren’t that visible from afar. As a matter of fact, this red color… Read moreno validationandno comment yet for this article.
Coming with the APC’s SS11 collection : the Rugby tie. What a preppy item, which would perfectly match a sober outfit. Actually, they’ve released such nice accessories this season, it worth a peep. $90 from Need Supplyno validationandno comment yet for this article.
Revl is a US menswear label founded in 2006. They are pretty good at designing neckties like this one. I guess herringbone is the pattern of the season, whatever it is for jackets, trousers or accessories. Like any self-respecting tie, this one is 100% silk made, and it’s lovable for those who’d like to add… Read moreno validationandno comment yet for this article.
Cashmere ties are still consisered like exclusive items for old smart men. People’s minds are changing suddenly, thats how fashion works. We’re witnessing this season its coming back. You could wear this Yves Saint Laurent tie in a chic or preppy outfit. Herringbone would match perfectly with any light shirt worn under a slim blazer… Read moreno validationandno comment yet for this article.