Monday, August 23, 2010


Necktie History

From left to right are a Chinese "terra cotta" 
warrior, a Croatian soldier, and Beau Brummel
The History of Neckties - from 221 B.C. to Present Time


What does Rush Limbaugh, Peter Max, Salvador Dali, Jerry Garcia, King Loui the XIV of France, Croatian Mercenaries, Napolean, and the first emperor of China have in common?  The evolution of ties !

Actually the origin of neckties is not just fashion history, the tie is part of world history. This seemingly useless accessory of clothing that men either love or hate has taken quite a path through the ages.

Napoleon Bonaparte
Read more here  Our Revised The History of Neckties