Neckties are important
part of men’s accessories in the here and now. Neckties are available in different sizes, shapes, colors and patterns (striped ties). You may already have a lot of
information about these ties, but this article throws some light on interesting
facts about neckties. So, let us go ahead and read up on them.
in 17th century, the English designed neck wear, which were so thick
that even a sword couldn’t cut through them.
is a design difference between ties made in America and ones made in Britain. For
the most part, American neck ties have stripes that run down from top right,
while the British ties run down from top left to the bottom right.
order to design a high quality silk tie, more than 100 silkworm cocoons are
are manufactured in several countries of the world, but Shengzhou has the honor
of being the largest manufacturer of ties in the world. Shengzhou, as the name
suggests, is a city in China.
interesting fact is that a necktie collection is known as a grabatologist.
most expensive necktie in the history of the world was made by Satya Paul
Design Studio. The interesting thing about the tie was that it had 150 g of
gold and 271 diamonds; the cost of the tie was about $220,000.
official necktie of the Arizona (which is a US state) is the bolo tie.
the United States of America, each year, about $1 billion are spent on ties.
you are in Iran, you cannot sell neckties because this practice is against
moral standards in there. However, you can put on one.
Ties in the
past were a lot different from the ties manufactured these days. In the past,
neckties looked like a scarf, which was put on by Croatian soldiers. Those ties
were known as cravat.
As far as
wearing the history’s first tie is concerned, then the history tells us it was
the Shih Huang Ti, a Chinese emperor, who had the honor to put on a neck tie or
something similar to it. It was 210 B.C.
can purchase a tie that is so hard that it can save you from a bullet of 9 mm.
So, these were a few
interesting facts as to neckties. Neckties are quite popular all over the world
in the here and now. Therefore, their
popularity is on the rise. Wearing a tie is fun!