Posted by menstyleqa on Mar 28, 2012 in Jewelery & Accessories, Men's Clothing | 4 comments
Leather ties sound awesome. Do they work just like a regular tie? Can I wear them anywhere I would wear a normal tie?
They are considered novelty ties, so don’t wear it if you want to be taken seriously. If you are just going to be out with friends and want to get a laugh then go for it, but if you wear it to a job interview I wouldn’t expect a call back.
I’d stick to social settings rather than business situations. Leather ties are sort of a dated style these days — they’re a fun vintage look, but they stand out as “not normal menswear.”
There’s a mostly Southern association with leather ties here in the United States, so be aware of that. I don’t know what Europeans might think of them — don’t think I ever saw one in my time over there.
Good conversation pieces but bad for any situation where you want to be taken very seriously, overall.
Definitely not at job interviews! Well, maybe if you’re applying to work for Harley-Davidson. But probably not even then.
I do suggest you stay away from leather ties. It defeats the purpose of the neck tie which is formality/semi-formality.
You must be logged in to post a comment.
Posted by RMRS Team on Jul 25, 2016
Posted by jamiebriones on Jul 25, 2016
Posted by jamiebriones on Jun 17, 2016
Posted by jamiebriones on Jun 8, 2016
Posted by Clay Dees on Dec 18, 2012
Posted by Carlos on Dec 31, 2012
Posted by Andybiotic on May 3, 2012
Posted by Shaun_Kingston on Jan 12, 2013
Posted by menstyleqa on Mar 15, 2012
Posted by Nicholas on Nov 12, 2012
Posted by ratnacage on Dec 11, 2012
Posted by iheartubuntu on Nov 19, 2012
Posted by Kcgeathers on Jun 19, 2013
Posted by ccballew on Oct 3, 2012
Posted by renzoipod on Oct 15, 2012
Posted by menstyleqa on Apr 9, 2012
Posted by Frank on May 8, 2012
Posted by RMRS Team on Mar 17, 2015
Powered by RealMenRealStyle