The speedy, unfair but never vicious, Bowties-in-WAYWRN review thread

Discussion in 'Classic Menswear' started by voxsartoria, Jun 28, 2011.

  1. voxsartoria

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    Since I've recently started wearing bow-ties, I have a question to you. It happens that my head is quite large (think, +2 beta). Should I tie my bow-tie wider than usual to try and compensate for it or stick to the rules? Here's a link to illustrate what I mean:

    http://i.imgur.com/tFb0l.jpg
     


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    Neapolitan tailors will tug the fronts (of the jacket.) Try that and see if it works. If not, visit your alterations tailor.

    - B


    I thought that's just Mina? Or might the others do it too?
     


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    [​IMG]

    It's impressive that the poster and his poster both are sporting bowties. An unconventional decorating choice, but I must applaud the commitment to the cause.
     


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    Bowties can look very cool or very un cool, I think it all depends on how you wear them.
     


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    Bowties can look very cool or very un cool, I think it all depends on how you wear them.

    [​IMG]
     


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    Just trying to get comfortable with a bow tie. [​IMG] I have a couple of friends who give me endless grief about it. But then again, they wear Tevas, so whatcha gonna do? [​IMG]
     


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    Vox, if you tipped better and more often like your neighbours do, maybe I'd throw the Sunday paper on your porch! [​IMG] I think you'll have more fun reviewing this one, taken when I was at an art gallery opening (my eyes may give away how late in the party this photo was taken): [​IMG]
     


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    Vox, if you tipped better and more often like your neighbours do, maybe I'd throw the Sunday paper on your porch! [​IMG]


    I think you'll have more fun reviewing this one, taken when I was at an art gallery opening (my eyes may give away how late in the party this photo was taken):

    [​IMG]


    Not sold on those glasses.
     


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    Not sold on those glasses.

    I am. Love 'em. Looking good, dude!
     


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