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Just another glowing review for Vanda. I received my first Shantung tie this week and couldn't be happier. The service was fantastic with constant communication and updates. I ordered a custom tie and still had it made and sent sooner than many OTR purchases from other stores!
Special thanks to Diana for answering all my questions!
Now to decide on my next purchase. This is going to get very expensive...
Having exchanged emails with Diana, my sister who lives in Singapore, made an appointment to visit and pick up a tie for me. She told me that Diana and Gerald are an absolutely lovely couple and the ties and pockets squares are beautiful.
When I first spoke to Diana she asked me which tie I wanted and that they would make the tie and have it ready for when my sister visited (!). I ordered the green herringbone in raw silk:
My sister is coming over in a couple of weeks so I will take some pictures and post some thoughts then.