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All Kiton Ties Seven Fold?

Discussion in 'Classic Menswear' started by Gatsby, Dec 27, 2004.

  1. Gatsby

    Gatsby Well-Known Member

    Oct 17, 2004
    I've decided to become a clothing snob and attempt to make all my future neckties seven folds. That said, could someone confirm for me if any or all of these ties are seven-folds? Kiton Ties (Japanese Site) Thanks..
  2. Renault78law

    Renault78law Well-Known Member

    Jan 29, 2003
    Los Angeles
    I guess it all depends on how pedantic you want to be, but to my knowledge, none of the Kiton ties are true seven folds. It was either Chuck or FIH that draws the distinction between a true seven fold and a double four fold. All of the Kiton's I've seen are double four folds.

    Both are considered "7-folds" by the vast majority of the population. The difference is that a true seven fold will have no lining, whereas a double four fold will. Neither is superior over the other, but they will handle differently and tie a different knot.

    Someone please correct me if I'm mistaken.
  3. FIHTies

    FIHTies Well-Known Member

    Apr 28, 2004
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