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The art of wearing a bow tie

Bow ties are a type of traditional necktie which has origins from the 17th century. But even today, they carry the same elegance and conveys the same touch of style as it did centuries back.

It is for this reason that bow ties are not a part of every day wear for men’s fashion. It is either worn at particular occasions or by people who belong to a certain class or to a noble profession.

In these times, however, the bow ties are making an unusual come back with more and more people trying their hands at it for dinners, cocktail parties, and night outs. Bow ties add that extra touch of style and make the person who wears it come across as a little extra dressed up which is favorable at events like these.

Bow ties also make a statement as it takes confidence and sophistication to pull off a bow tie well.

This makes it a great conversation starter. It makes you come across as an interesting and confident person. This might help you get a few points to get conversations started and going.

Due to the long history of bow ties to the men of class, wearing it automatically aligns your image to them and helps you set a good impression.

Fashion experts have even gone as far to say that wearing the right bow tie is the nicest thing that a man can do for his shirt, suit, and style. That being said, an ever growing number of men are now comfortable with incorporating a bow tie in their day-to-day outfits. The challenge then becomes to not only wear a bow tie but also wear it well. 

In this blog, we guide you with not only where to wear a bow tie, but also with how to create amazing looks with it.

We are specifically referring to the range of clip-on luxury hex-ties and how to style them well. 

  1. Semi-formal attire

The golden Hextie bow tie is perfect for a semi-formal attire. Sometimes, suiting up can make you appear a bit too formal for an occasion. So if you are heading out for a bachelor party or if you a night out, just pair your usual blue/navy suit or dapper with a golden Hextie bow tie and you are good to go with a little bit of extra jazz. 

That being said, if you are not really the kind of person who likes golden, you can pair your outfit with a nice jazzed up look of a blue Hextie bow tie. Just ensure that the color matches with the shade of your outfit and you are good to go.


If you do not want to draw too much attention to you, but still style a nice bow-tie, trying the semi-transparent look will be the best. This Hextie goes with every possible outfit you can imagine so you need not worry too much about pairing it well.



  1. Formal attire

If you are dressing up for a formal event, you would probably want to go for more subtle options. That is possible by styling your formal outfit with clip-on ribbon bow ties. These bow ties convey a sense of elegance and sophistication and are best suited for events such as weddings.

Hextie’s ribbon bow ties have a golden knot that adds on to the overall style. 

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You can either pair the bow ties in contrast with your shirt color- pick a black bow tie for a white shirt or go for the same color of the bow tie as that of your shirt. You can buy the white bow tie sported in the above look here

In case of doubt, you can always go for the tuxedo and the black bow tie look which is popularly known as the ‘black tie’ attire. The choice of colors depends on how much attention you want to draw to what you are wearing, especially to the bow tie. 

With the mass acceptance of bow ties, one of the limited ways to stand out and make a bold statement is to go for the unique options available that have not gone mainstream yet. Picking a pair of Hextie’s bow tie will help you do just the same. The best part is that it’s extremely easy to wear and you don’t have to spend hours in trying to tie it. This is because it’s a simple clip-on tie which always stays in the perfect shape.  

You can practically style a bow tie for anything, Be it a street style to a celebrity fashion style. It totally depends on how you carry it and how you pair with other elements of clothing. High style celebrities like Johnny Depp, Justin Timberlake, Rihanna, Drew Barrymore are not the only people sporting bow ties now. Almost anyone can pick it and make it a part of their wardrobe. 

All you need to understand is that your bow tie needs to have the character that you connect with the best.

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