Need to learn how to tie a bow tie? There is nothing is more dapper than a man in a bowtie. These accessories are elegant, masculine, and they certainly stand out in a crowd. However, knowing how to tie a bow tie is an art that has fallen out of most men’s daily routine.
Luckily, it’s not difficult with a bit of practice. Here are the steps for tying a bow tie:
Did you know that bow ties originated among Croatian mercenaries during the Thirty Year war of the 17th century?
1Step 1: Place the Tie in the Correct Position
Lift your collar and place the bow tie so that it sits around your neck. As with a regular tie, one side of the bow tie should fall down longer than the other.
You don’t have to measure exactly, but try to have a couple of inches difference between the sides.