A Sam (and David) Hober Tie Appreciation Thread

Discussion in 'Classic Menswear' started by in stitches, May 24, 2011.

Tags:
  1. Concordia

    Concordia Senior member Dubiously Honored

    Messages:
    5,925
    Likes Received:
    639
    Joined:
    Oct 6, 2004
    I could never do better than the website. Best thing, if you're on the fence, is to get swatches.
     


  2. ericgereghty

    ericgereghty Senior member

    Messages:
    3,151
    Likes Received:
    1,444
    Joined:
    Jul 6, 2013
    Meh, your review is good enough I'd say. I'd have no hesitation to have both midnight and navy...solid blue ties and I have a special bond :bigstar:
     


  3. Concordia

    Concordia Senior member Dubiously Honored

    Messages:
    5,925
    Likes Received:
    639
    Joined:
    Oct 6, 2004
    Well, do try them both. At this point, I'm not totally sure which is which. :)
     


  4. Kelvin0683

    Kelvin0683 Well-Known Member

    Messages:
    45
    Likes Received:
    4
    Joined:
    Mar 26, 2014
    Location:
    New York City
    Anyone have pictures of the Hounds Tooth ties? Also, how long does it take items to arrive in NYC after making a purchase?
     


  5. ericgereghty

    ericgereghty Senior member

    Messages:
    3,151
    Likes Received:
    1,444
    Joined:
    Jul 6, 2013
    Second the first question. Would love to see some. Answer to the second is ~2 weeks. If I recall, it took about 10 days or so (to CA) from order to my door.
     


  6. crdb

    crdb Senior member

    Messages:
    915
    Likes Received:
    358
    Joined:
    Mar 22, 2014
    Here's my Hober houndstooth black/white:

    [​IMG]

    I rather like it. It is thick and heavy, the silk has a very rich look, so it only comes out for weddings and more formal occasions (it will overwhelm a less formal suit and shirt). The pattern is small which is great. From afar it looks like a silver tie. If I could change something it would be to go for the 6 fold or whatever the no-lining one is; the silk is so heavy it will probably make a lovely self-lining. Great "crunch" on tying.

    The ropestripe never comes out. I can't make it work.
     


Share This Page

Styleforum is proudly sponsored by