Tuesday, November 18, 2014

Cashmere Sevenfold Ties - Ultimate Luxury

Cashmere Sevenfold Ties

cashmere ties - hand made in italy
Sartorial quality brands often specialize in the sevenfold tie. The sevenfold tie is hand folded six times, using the finest Italian silks or cashmere (blends). Due to the folds the tie become heavier and a bit thicker which generally means a fancier necktie which makes a great knot.

Luigi Borreli Cashmere Ties

The following brands from Napoli manufacture by hand the famous sevenfold tie:
Kiton (al they make, Luigi Borrelli, Isaia Napoli and a few smaller design houses.

Sevenfold ties are also available in 100% cashmere, 95% cashmere/ 5% wool and many wool/ silk and wool/ cashmere blends.
View Luigi Borrelli cashmere ties on Pinterest.

Many new styles have been added including several Hermes cashmere ties (5 fold):

Tuesday, November 4, 2014

Hermes Ties

Hermes Ties

Hermes Paris
Hermes ties are one of the most popular ties around. With many signature designs, Hermes has become a collector items for many men. Hermes ties are available in many novelty designs ( dolphin, skateboard, shell), signature logo H designs and solid/ herringbone striped ties in wool, cashmere and heavy twill silk.

Hermes ties are hand made in France. Look in the back (blade) of the tie to see an extra fold in the back. Most Italian ties have no extra fold or have several extra folds to make it a sevenfold. The Hermes tie is pretty unique with this fold. The silk vary from twill silk to heavy silks and fancy cashmeres (only used for solid designs).

Shop now online for Hermes Ties

Signature design Hermes ties:


The last season Hermes started with a variation on the signature logo on the back of the tie (influenced by), The Hermes logo tag (back loop) is still the same ' Hermes Paris' - Made in France':


Hermes Ties - Hermes Outlet - Hermes Sale - Hermes Cashmere Ties

Shop now online for Hermes Ties

Tuesday, September 16, 2014

Best Bow Ties - Designer Bow Ties

Le Noeud Papillon bow ties are great choice when you look for a HOLLAND & SHERRY velvet in black/ navy or white, or a thick silk black bow tie in several shapes, made of Mogador silk. The Lenoeud Papillon bow ties were popular on the GQ men of the year event. 

Here are a few famous people wearing some popular styles and other similar fancy bow ties in velvet and silk:

Zac and Jordan Stenmark – GQ Man Of The Year

Zac and Jordan Stenmark – GQ Man Of The Year – wearing Le Noeud Papillon Velvet bow ties in black and burgundy.

Zac Jordan Stenmark – GQ Man Of The Year –  Velvet bow ties.
Zac and Jordan Stenmark – GQ Man Of The Year
wearing Le Noeud Papillon Velvet bow ties

Chris Hemsworth - THOR

Chris Hemsworth who plays THOR in the Marvel series wearing a skinny batwing bow tie by Le Noeud Papillon for a GQ Man Of The Year shoot. Black Skinny Batwing Bow Tie.

Chris Hemsworth who plays THOR in the Marvel series wearing a
skinny batwing bow tie by Le Noeud Papillon for a GQ Man Of The Year shoot

Friday, August 8, 2014

Kiton Sevenfold Ties - Summer

Kiton Napoli

Kiton just makes sevenfold ties, no regular cut ties. Designs are often available in 12-15 different colors. Kiton ties for this summer run from yellow to magenta, orange and pink. 
Kiton sevenfold ties with printed silk designs are self tipped, Kiton does not self-tip their jacquard silk woven neckties.

Kiton ties retail at $295 + tax in the USA (August 2014)

Tom Ford Bow Ties MORE

Tom Ford

Tom Ford bow ties are hand made in Italy. Many design are black and silver, black and brown, black and gray. The bow ties are large butterfly bow ties which make a statement. Some more colorful solid magenta, turquoise and oink bows are available, also the polka dot design butterfly Tom Ford bow tie is popular. Some oversized wool blend/ shiny bow ties were in the 2013/ 2014 collection of Tom Ford.

tom ford bow ties . mulberry silk . italian silk . hand made in italy

Also view these very popular bow ties in velvet and Italian silk: Best bow ties

Monday, June 9, 2014

Ermenegildo Zegna Ties 35% - 55% Off

Brand new Ermenegildo Zegna designs, silk men's neckwear made in Italy. Lots of geometric designs, jacquard silk dotted designs and more: Ermenegildo Zegna Ties.

Some Zegna ties are reduced to just $88.96: view the reduced section on the web site for 60% off Zegna: Zegna Sale, other reduced brands are Valentino, Kiton and Luigi Borrelli.

zegna ties sale . ermengildo zegna online store . zegna clearance 2014

Monday, May 19, 2014

The Kiton Shirt

Kiton is one of the top high-end men's clothing designers emphasizing sartorial quality hand tailored men dress shirts, neckties and suits. - bespoke - sartorial - hand made -

The Kiton Shirt

The Kiton dress shirt is a very unique piece of garment, completely hand made in Italy. As you might pay $500- $900 for a Kiton shirt, it's nice to know some details about the shirt to make it worth the purchase! 

Kiton Shirt Collar    
Inside Collar - Back Collar Panel - Sartorial Cuffs Stitch - Mouche, Bottom Sides - Hand Stitched Armholes
Collar Loop
Kiton Shirt, Inside Collar: Loop to hang your shirt, a unique Kiton details, however not used for every shirt.

Collar Panel
Kiton uses a panel of Panamaweave cotton at the back underside of the collar. The panel maintains the collar's shape and keeps it from shrinking. The elegant curve is created by the seamstress, who turns the material over her knee as she sews it on.

The Mouche
This triangular piece of fabric is sewn in by hand at the bottom of the side seams. It covers up the thread ends and allows the shirt to move with the body.