How to tie a bow tie knot

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With our launch of the monthly bowtie club, it’s important that all our customers understand how to tie a bowtie. It’s a myth for many people, especially those that don’t regularly wear bow ties – so don’t get caught in the crossfire. ┬áHere’s our visual guide on how to tie a bow tie.


The bow tie is a silk knot tied symmetrically around the neck that originated among the Croatians mercenaries in the 17th century BC. It was later worn by the French Elite. Bowties can be worn at formal evens like cocktail parties or to show off your quirky side at work or for a night on the town.

Question (that we still don’t yet know the correct answer to!): is it a “bowtie” or a “bow tie”? Chime in!