Gingham is a medium-weight balanced plain-woven fabric made from dyed cotton or cotton-blend yarn whose name originates from the Malay adjective, genggang meaning striped. It is made of carded, medium or fine yarns, where the coloring is on the warp yarns and always along the grain. Gingham has no right or wrong side with respect […]Read more "Pattern Focused: Gingham"
We recently were introduced to the Swedish based label Ulterior Motive. Ulterior Motive is a mens accessories label with a main focus on ties, wallets and more. They also have a small but swanky collection of bow ties. Take a look at these classy gingham numbers. For more information on Ulterior Motive and […]Read more "Bow Tie Thursday with Ulterior Motive (@umotive)"
Download It Here In this episode we sit is a very busy Starbucks to chat with Drew and Sergio of the Washington D.C. based wooden bow tie company Switchwood. The lattes and conversation flow as we talk wood, bow ties, and style. Intro and outro music entitled Changes (It’s Time) by J Hill the Singer […]Read more "WSM Podcast 21: Talking with @Switchwood"
One of our fascinations with wooden bow ties is the uniqueness that each company tends to implore with their designs and BÖ by MANSOURI is no exception to this rule. BÖ by MANSOURI is a collection of handcrafted wooden bow ties that are forged by a genuine passion for innovative design. This Vancouver based company […]Read more "Bow Tie Thursday: BÖ by MANSOURI (@getyourbo)"
Venice is a city in northeastern Italy sited on a group of 118 small islands separated by canals and linked by bridges. It is located in the marshy Venetian Lagoon which stretches along the shoreline, between the mouths of the Po and the Piave Rivers. Venice is renowned for the beauty of its setting, its […]Read more "The Destination: Venice"