Our Vintage Italian Ties are the best quality that money can buy and are exceptional value for the price. They are all in excellent condition and they’re a great opportunity to grab a beautiful quality, luxury ties from some of the worlds most exclusive brands for a much lower price than usual.
Throughout history, ties have been worn at different lengths, dictated directly by the edicts of each era’s prevailing fashion. Today’s sweet spot is just at the top of or half way down the belt.
GUIDE TO APPROPRIATE TIE WIDTH Many men mistakenly believe that the modern look is narrow or semi-narrow ties, but there is a rule of thumb that dictates the width of your tie at its widest, should be the same as the width of your jacket’s lapel. Please refer to the illustration below.tie width
SILK TIES – A large range of luxury silk ties. Silk is a soft lustrous fibre produced by silk worms. This natural material makes the tie drape perfectly where it hangs. Silk ties have unique colourations and wonderful light reflections. Silk ties can be ironed but at the lowest heat setting only.In comparison, silk ties are more expensive than other materials.Silk is less resistant to water and stains. It is wiser to store silk ties in a rolled up coil than on a tie rack.
COTTON TIES – There are some beautiful Cotton Blend ties here. Natural cotton is a material that breathes well so that it is suitable for anytime of year. Fleecy cotton material can easily lose its shape and curl upward.
WOOLEN & CASHMERE TIES Either woven or knitted, wool ties drape very well. Somewhat resistant to moisture. There are many qualities of wool available but the higher ends, such as cashmere wool, can be a little pricey. Because of their natural warming properties they are more appropriate for the cooler times of the year.