How To Tie A Bow Tie

Now that you have your new Tie, it might help to know how to put it on.  Our friends at www.totieatie.com have provided graphics to walk you through it step by step!  

Step 1 - Change the length of the bow tie if needed. A longer length is needed if you want a larger bow.

Step 1 - Change the length of the bow tie if needed. A longer length is needed if you want a larger bow.

Step 2 - At the beginning, one end of the bow tie should be longer than the other by a few inches. The longer end should be on your right side.

Step 2 - At the beginning, one end of the bow tie should be longer than the other by a few inches. The longer end should be on your right side.

Step 3 - Cross the longer end over the other end.

Step 3 - Cross the longer end over the other end.

Step 4 - Bring the longer end underneath the shorter end and then bring it out from the center.

Step 4 - Bring the longer end underneath the shorter end and then bring it out from the center.

Step 5 - Fold the shorter end horizontally.

Step 5 - Fold the shorter end horizontally.

Step 6 - Place the longer end over the shorter end.

Step 6 - Place the longer end over the shorter end.

Step 7 - Fold the longer end horizontally.

Step 7 - Fold the longer end horizontally.

Step 8 - Insert the longer end through the loop at the back of the shorter end. Pull both ends gently to tighten the knot.

Step 8 - Insert the longer end through the loop at the back of the shorter end. Pull both ends gently to tighten the knot.