1. Styleforum Gives - Holiday Charity Auction 10: A full set of Aesop's Fables pocket squares from Vanda Fine Clothing

    We are very proud to present this year's edition of the Styleforum Holiday Charity Auctions, this year in support of the Ronald McDonald House Charities of Spokane (www.rmhcspokane.org). Each Auction lasts 24 hours. Please follow and bid on all the auctions.

    The 10th auction of the year is for a full set of Aesop's Fable's pocket squares from Vanda Fine Clothing. Please bid often and generously here

    Fok and the Styleforum Team.

    Dismiss Notice
Dismiss Notice

STYLE. COMMUNITY. GREAT CLOTHING.

Bored of counting likes on social networks? At Styleforum, you’ll find rousing discussions that go beyond strings of emojis.

Click Here to join Styleforum's thousands of style enthusiasts today!

How do you store your ties?

Discussion in 'Classic Menswear' started by contactme_11, Aug 29, 2006.

  1. contactme_11

    contactme_11 Distinguished Member

    Messages:
    1,681
    Likes Received:
    15
    Joined:
    Jul 10, 2006
    Location:
    Springfield, MA
    I'm sure there is a bunch of different opinions on this subject, however i'm enlarging my closet and I'd like some ideas.
     


  2. Dragon

    Dragon Distinguished Member

    Messages:
    3,200
    Likes Received:
    35
    Joined:
    May 29, 2006
    I`ve been using a few of these for over 10 years (from Sharper Image)

    [​IMG]
     


  3. VMan

    VMan Distinguished Member

    Messages:
    5,105
    Likes Received:
    25
    Joined:
    Feb 26, 2003
    I roll them up and store them inside a large flat box, with padding on the bottom, and some of those lightweight 'air bags' used for shipping on top.
     


  4. Luc-Emmanuel

    Luc-Emmanuel Distinguished Member

    Messages:
    1,586
    Likes Received:
    13
    Joined:
    Feb 2, 2005
    Location:
    Paris, France
    Since I moved in my new apartment, most of them are rolled up and stashed into a pillow case somewhere... Can't be bothered to sort them all again, I'll go dig up the one I need when I need it [​IMG]

    !luc
     


  5. royal618

    royal618 Senior Member

    Messages:
    174
    Likes Received:
    0
    Joined:
    May 23, 2006
    Location:
    London
    How many does the motorised rack hold?

    I've got several racks that I use. Nothing fancy.
     


  6. lakewolf

    lakewolf Distinguished Member

    Messages:
    5,166
    Likes Received:
    7
    Joined:
    Jul 18, 2006
    Location:
    Zurich, Switzerland
    I roll them up and store them inside a large flat box, with padding on the bottom, and some of those lightweight 'air bags' used for shipping on top.

    I do the same on a drawer, don't use the padding... they took space on the closet and were allways in my way
     


  7. Dragon

    Dragon Distinguished Member

    Messages:
    3,200
    Likes Received:
    35
    Joined:
    May 29, 2006
    They are sold at Sharper Image...the website says they hold 72 ties.
     


  8. hermes

    hermes Distinguished Member

    Messages:
    1,020
    Likes Received:
    0
    Joined:
    Jan 27, 2003
    Location:
    canada
    i switched to rolling my ties as well and storing them in the shallow drawers of my dresser

    i find that it works better than hanging them and you can pull out your drawers and see all your ties at once and pick what you want
     


  9. LARon

    LARon Distinguished Member

    Messages:
    1,188
    Likes Received:
    1
    Joined:
    Jun 2, 2006
    Location:
    Los Angeles
    I hang mine on suit/coat hangers.
     


  10. Joffrey

    Joffrey Stylish Dinosaur

    Messages:
    11,517
    Likes Received:
    623
    Joined:
    Jun 18, 2006
    Location:
    Pennsylvania Ave/Connecticut Ave
    Today they are all over my dresser but soon they'll be on a shirt hangar. Will buy a real rack when I get a few more
     


  11. chorse123

    chorse123 Stylish Dinosaur

    Messages:
    10,448
    Likes Received:
    74
    Joined:
    Nov 5, 2004
    This x 2. Takes up very little space.

    [​IMG]
     


  12. Tomasso

    Tomasso Distinguished Member

    Messages:
    4,078
    Likes Received:
    7
    Joined:
    Mar 10, 2006
    Location:
    U.S.A.
    I hang them on a rack except for the knits which I roll and keep in a drawer.
     


  13. EL72

    EL72 Distinguished Member

    Messages:
    6,860
    Likes Received:
    3
    Joined:
    May 11, 2006
    Location:
    Toronto
    I have two of these and think it does the best job in the least amount of space. I prefer the ties be spaced on the rack rather than laying on top of each other like in the tie-shaped one. Also, it's made of cedar and holds 40 ties. I can think of better more elegant alternatives but they would require more space than I have available.

    [​IMG]

    http://www.woodlore.com/products_han...orage/tie.html
     


  14. JLibourel

    JLibourel Distinguished Member

    Messages:
    8,706
    Likes Received:
    430
    Joined:
    Aug 7, 2004
    I also use the Woodlore 40-tie racks. I have two. The second is a little over halfway full. I may need to do a bit of judicious culling before I fill it completely. I find them very satisfactory.
     


  15. Pink22m

    Pink22m Senior Member

    Messages:
    772
    Likes Received:
    0
    Joined:
    Mar 15, 2003
    Location:
    San Francisco, CA
    I roll my ties up, laying each one on its side, on the bottom shelf of my armoire.
     


Share This Page

Styleforum is proudly sponsored by