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Ever heard of Dolcepunta ties?

Discussion in 'Classic Menswear' started by Chris "Italia", Aug 8, 2006.

  1. Chris "Italia"

    Chris "Italia" Senior member

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    Some of the finest and best in the world.

    It has to be damn good if it made the RobbReport Best of the Best 2005.


    They have a 11 fold tie...!

    "Seven-fold neckwear"”which is made from fabric that is folded seven times"”has become the new measure of quality. But Dolcepunta designer Rolando Scapellato has surpassed the industry standard by developing the first 11-fold necktie, an achievement that is particularly impressive because he accomplished it without increasing the amount of silk, which would add weight and bulk to the tie."

    Source RobbReport.

    Wow.
     


  2. discostu004

    discostu004 Affiliate vendor

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    i just saw one of their 11-folds at Korshak the other day. pretty nice
     


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    kali77 Senior member

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    I have two of them. I have had them for awhile. The construction and silk are great. They are two of my favorites[​IMG]

    Gene
     


  4. Film Noir Buff

    Film Noir Buff Senior member

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    H. Herzfeld carroes them, the 11 folds too by now, I presume. I mentioned it in my H.Herzfeld article.
     


  5. Artisan Fan

    Artisan Fan Suitsupply-sider

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    Guffey's in Atlanta has them. [​IMG]
     


  6. Mike C.

    Mike C. Senior member

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    My 5-blade razor is better than my 3-blade razor. [​IMG]

    Ties are disposable. There's no sense in building them to last. I can appreciate those who like the 7-folds for aesthetic purposes though.
     


  7. edmorel

    edmorel Quality Seller!! Dubiously Honored

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    I saw them in H. Herzfeld. Nice ties, but nothing that would make you want to run out and find them (nor pay the 3 figure price tag).
     


  8. Film Noir Buff

    Film Noir Buff Senior member

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    I saw them in H. Herzfeld. Nice ties, but nothing that would make you want to run out and find them (nor pay the 3 figure price tag).

    Oh I hear you. Im positively buried in ties. I just gave my dad 20 ties I bought 10 years a go and never wore. Theyre too narrow for me.
     


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    chapunso Well-Known Member

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    great ties. I own 6 or 7 of them, all very good
     


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    pfft. 11-fold ties are so half-hearted. I'm waiting for Chuck's forthcoming 23-fold tie...
     


  11. Film Noir Buff

    Film Noir Buff Senior member

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    pfft. 11-fold ties are so half-hearted. I'm waiting for Chuck's forthcoming 23-fold tie...


    Chuck Norris can create a 60 fold tie just by one karate chop to the silk.
     


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