This olive green linen wool blend 3-fold tie is crisp and has great texture. The contrasting white interwoven threads result in a relaxed, casual look that is ideal for spring summer outfits. The Italian wool interlining is soft and allows for fantastic tie knots. Unlike silk, this linen wool blend is matte and not shiny at all, and it pairs well with tropical worsteds, linen, cotton or summer fabrics of any kind . We also offer it as a pocket square and bow tie.
1. Fort Belvedere sources the olive greenwool linen fabric from a tiny Italian family operated mill.
2. The tie is completely handmade / hand sewn and the 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, uses 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 olive green tie works well with beige, brown, blue and grey suits or sport coats, as well as khakis, linen, seersucker, fresco or solaro. Although it is solid, the texture adds a certain nonchalance to your outfit that makes you standout. Basically, you can combine this tie with any kind of pattern, but bear in mind that brown, orange, blue and grey will work particularly well with olive green. Whether you combine it with a white twill dress shirt or ot a pink chambray casual shirt, this tie is always appropriate, as long as the event is casual to semi formal. For very formal events, a classic silk tie is probably the better choice, though for a fresh spring summer look, this green necktie is certainly top.
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: 4054956005660 , 4054956005646 , 4054956005639