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Tie One On

Yesterday, I was all agog about socks. That got me to thinking about the humble, yet luxurious necktie. Either as gifts from friends or purchased second-hand, I have more than enough ties for every occasion. Since retirement, there are very … Continue reading

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Tie Month Again

Oh no, Christmas is Friday and you haven’t found a gift for that special man in your life.  The traditional, last minute, impulse holiday present for dads, uncles, brothers, or spouses is the necktie.  Few gifts are as liable to … Continue reading

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Thinking About Neckties

My high school sociology teacher once remarked that he believed the men’s necktie would finally become extinct in the early 2000s.  He said he’d be proven right when the President of the United States appeared at public functions without a … Continue reading

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Necktie Day In Croatia

For nearly as long as I can remember, men and sometimes boys wore neckties.  For nearly as long, I’ve been interested in the various types of ties that men, and sometimes women, wear. The inquisitive boy that I was, felt … Continue reading

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