‘Neckwear’ Category

  1. Ralph Lauren and the necktie


    July 18, 2017 by Ville Raivio

    Ralph Lauren has many fans. His career began in 1967 with a range of neckties, and some two years later …
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  2. Ties and handkerchiefs from Shibumi Berlin


    January 23, 2016 by Ville Raivio

    Niels The Notorious and Benedikt The Benedetto from Shibumi sent me a tie and ‘chief to hear my thoughts on …
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  3. A photo history of men’s ties


    November 18, 2014 by Ville Raivio

    Video and voice by Chloe Chapin, Adjunct Instructor in Fashion Design-Art from Fashion Institute of Technology.

  4. Knit tie semantics


    September 12, 2014 by Ville Raivio

    As the very name implies, the knit tie is a tube-like tie made from knitted material. Most of the ties …
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  5. Made to Order Ties from Passaggio Cravatte


    November 11, 2013 by Ville Raivio

    The reader must have seen quite a few presentations of Passaggio Cravatte’s made to order service by now. Mine is …
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