Although neck ties have been a popular accessory for men when it comes to going for a formal look,there is now a new piece competing for the spot of the must have accessory. These pieces unlike neck ties need a bit of practice to wear correctly. Any man who wears it exudes a sophisticated sense of style. He is bold and willing to take risks when it comes to fashion.
What is that piece? They are called bow ties. The right type can really spruce up your outfit and make you shine among the remaining guests. They are also a great addition to any man’s wardrobe. Keep reading to find out the different types and how to wear them.
The different types of bow ties are:
The Self-Tie Bow Tie
This is a classic one and is often a piece which comes untied and you have to place it on your neck yourself. When it’s fastened neatly, it looks great and is a must have accessory for a man who considers himself stylish. Although it does not look as perfect as a pre-tied model, nevertheless, it’s a great start for anyone who wants to step up their formal dressing game and take some risks.
The Pre-Tied Bow Tie
This is the most popular style for men. It’s a pre-tied bow tie where there is a neck strap with a pre-tied bow strap. This piece is relatively easy to wear and can be fastened in seconds as opposed to spending too much time with an untied bow. The only downside is that a pre-tied bow tie would look too stiff and sometimes too perfect which might not suit if you are going for a casualand laid back look. However this is a great accessory to have for those who are new to bow ties and don’t want to spend too much time on tying a new one.
The Clip-On Bow Tie
These are another popular style however they usually suit kids as they have a pre-tied bow attached to a metal piece which is then hooked onto a shirt collar. These might look too childish on adults so best leave them to the kids who want to copy their favourite adult’s look.
How it works?
A bow tie is a great accessory to have in your closet. They take some time to master however with little effort, anyone can wear it great panache There are a few things you need to be sure of when you wear bow ties however it can all be under control after you have worn the bow ties after a few tries. Always go to the store and get fitted as you don’t want the bow tie to be too tight or too low. It should be snug but not too tight.