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A Sam (and David) Hober Tie Appreciation Thread

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

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  1. Pliny

    Pliny Distinguished Member

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    beautiful English linen fabric[​IMG]

    Black Linen Tie #1

     


  2. Lyam

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    Absolutely, sir. As soon as they get to me (a few weeks, I suspect) and iPhone quality, but I still will do so.
     


  3. LeviMay

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    Small, repeating designs, usually printed, though they can be woven too.

    Examples:

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  4. Vodking

    Vodking Well-Known Member

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    My burgundy grenadine prometeo arrived today, vastly exceeding my high expectations. Will try to post photos tomorrow.

    Does anyone have any photos of a Macclesfield printed silk scarf?

    Also, why can't the Macclesfield silk necktie options be made up as scarves instead?
     


  5. bigasahouse

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    Thanks!
     


  6. in stitches

    in stitches Kung Joo Moderator

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    exactly. beat me to it!
     
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  7. nishan22

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    Has anyone ordered any of the Hobers in a shade of pink? Need to coordinate my tie with my wife's outfit for a daytime wedding and looking for any recommendations.

    Thanks
     


  8. MrChris

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    Matching your tie color with your partners outfit color, I think that's a little too obvious and too much. I would consider a little more discrete matching instead, by chosing a PS that picks up the color of her outfit.
    A general recomendation...Order fabric samples to ensure you get the right color. My experience is that the color displayed on the website differs quite alot compared to real life.
     


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    I'm a big fan of matching a lapel flower. It's discreet and tasteful imo.
     


  10. New Shoes1

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    How is the burgundey grenadine? On the website, the color looks almost brown. Is it actually more of a traditional burgundy?
     


  11. HughJ

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    It is a traditional burgundy (I have the swatch kit).
     


  12. Vodking

    Vodking Well-Known Member

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    I can only speak for the Prometeo burgundy - which is certainly a traditional burgundy/wine colour. Sorry for the horrendous photo but here's mine. The colour is fairly accurate but slightly richer IRL, this photo doesn't do it justice.


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    I have the burgundy Garza Grossa. I've always thought of it as a blend of purple, red, and a touch of brown.
     


  14. Mr. Pink

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    I'm wearing mine today. It's a traditional burgundy. Very rich shade.

    [​IMG]
     


  15. New Shoes1

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    Thanks for the pictures. Looks like a must have.
     


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