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Heading Out on Your Own — Day 10: How to Tie the Half-Windsor Necktie Knot
Posted By Brett & Kate McKay On August 10, 2012 @ 9:13 pm In Heading Out On Your Own,Visual Guides | 26 Comments
Many young men heading out on their own for the first time have never tied a tie themselves. If that’s you, I’d recommend the Half-Windsor as the first necktie knot you learn. While the Four-in-Hand  is the easiest knot to tie, the Half-Windsor looks more symmetrical and formal, while being less bulky than the Full Windsor. It’s a very versatile knot, appropriate for all occasions, and goes well with nearly every collar type, except narrow collars.
Illustration by Ted Slampyak 
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URLs in this post:
 the Four-in-Hand: http://www.artofmanliness.com/2012/03/14/how-to-tie-a-four-in-hand-necktie-knot-your-60-second-visual-guide/
 learn how to tie other necktie knots: http://www.artofmanliness.com/2009/06/05/how-to-tie-a-tie/
 the bowtie: http://www.artofmanliness.com/2012/04/16/how-to-tie-a-bow-tie-an-illustrated-guide/
 Ted Slampyak: http://www.storytellersworkshop.com/tedportfolio/index.html
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