This navy off white herringbone twill stripe has a beautiful design that is reminiscent of the 1930s. It was woven at a high end Italian Mill from cotton though it is heavy and solid, unlike anything else you have probably seen before. The yarns are thick and create a coarse texture it looks distinctly special and adds texture to your outfit. A tie in this color is unique but since it is a navy bas with off white herringbond, it looks like grey from afar. Only if you come closer will you see the real colors of the tie, which creates a very unique look. as a base. It works well with all kinds of dark and grey suits, and looks particularly good with solids.
1. Fort Belvedere sources this unusual cotton herringbone fabric from a high end Italian mill.
2. The tie is completely handmade / hand sewn and the thin interlining is made of merino wool, which is wonderfully soft.
3. High quality finishing touches: untipped and self tipped versions available, signature green 3-ply silk yarn from Germany so you can enjoy this tie for years to come. While other ties' thread rips over time, this silk thread is sturdy and at the same time the Fort Belvedere hallmark
4. Fort Belvedere offers 3 different sizes so that each man can attain the best proportions for their height and trouser style.
SHORT - for men that are 5'8" - 173 cm or shorter
REGULAR - for men that are around 5'11 - 180cm tall
LONG for men that are 6'3" - 190cm or taller
Most modern, and especially inexpensive ties have thick polyester interlinings and only allow for thick, bulky tie knots. On the other hand Fort Belvedere ties, use all wool interlinings that are elastic and result into a fantastic knot. you need not be limited to only one shape. Elegant gentlemen such as Prince Charles, or John F. Kennedy preferred worn smaller, elegant four-in-hand tie knots. Fort Belvedere allows you to tie small, regular and big tie knots! Choose the correct size tie for your stature for small and normal size tie knots, or chose the next longer tie for Balthus or double Windsor knots.
This herringbone striped tie is unusual because of its material but surprisingly very wrinkle resistant. It is a solid tie that works well for business suits and vintage lovers alike. It is the perfect companion for a dark navy or charcoal suit and could be combine even with lighter colors or green. Worsteds and flannels are probably best suited to this tie and we promise you won't be disappointed..
Begin by untying the knot it in the opposite way you tied it; never store ties knotted! Roll it up for a day to allow the wrinkles to relax, and then hang on a tie rack in your closet.
This tie comes in a heavy Fort Belvedere gift box.
If you have any questions, about tie sizes, or if you need help choosing a tie for yourself or if you want to buy it as a gift, please get in touch with us, we are more than happy to help you.
SKUs: -4054956006360 -S , -4054956006377 -R , -4054956006391 -L