For black tie and white tie events, it is de rigueur for gentlemen to wear a self tied bow tie. But that's not the end: to mirror the look of one's bow tie, the elegant gentleman wears matching shoelaces. A satin bow tie requires satin shoelaces, Grosgrain bow tie grow grain shoe laces etc.
Pair them with your black evening dress shoes or your patent leather shoes. Bar Lacing is recommend for this type of lace since it is the only proper way and it looks magnificent with your tuxedo or tailcoat.
If you have any questions about shoe laces or other accessories, or if need help with choosing the right colors or styles for yourself or a loved one, please get in touch with us, we are always happy to help.