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• Last updated: January 25, 2023

How to Tie the Simple Necktie Knot

Comic guide for simple necktie knot oriental knot.

Here’s how to tie the Simple (or Oriental) tie knot.

1: Drape the tie inside out over your neck, with the wide end longer and on your left.

2: Wide end goes to the right under the small end.

3: Bring it back to the left over the small end.

4: Bring the wide end up through the neck loop.

5: Carry the wide end back down through the knot you just made in the front.

6: Tighten and slide the knot up to adjust.

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Illustrated by Ted Slampyak 

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