i tihnk politicians wear it becaues it looks bold and powerful
red is a power color.
i think red ties can look great, even if everyone wears them
style isnt about being non conformist because after all when everyone becomes non conformist that is conformist!
Originally Posted by Manton
Is there any such thing? We'll find out!
The red tie has long been the lame choice, the lazy man's way, a sign that you don't care enough not to do the obvious thing. Is there any wonder that all politicians wear red ties as a matter of rote?
I have two decent ones, and one is solid grenadine, which almost doesn't count. The other is a Nicky woven, and it's pretty good. Red prints are in particular almost always atrocious.
So let's see your favorite red tie. He who posts the most acclaimed red tie wins the honor of begging Kent Wang to award him a pocket square for this non-contest that Kent has not endorsed. There may be another prize, announced later.