A tie is often the first formal accessory any man will ever wear, and also the one they are likely wear the most throughout their lives. Your tie is also the first thing people notice when you walk into a meeting or formal event, so it's important to choose well. Our collection of stylish men's ties come in a variety of styles, colours, patterns and fabrics, so you know with Dobell you will find the right tie to represent you. Shop the range below or, if you fancy something different, check out our bow tie selection to expand your accessories collection.
Whilst the tie is more common these days, it is actually a descendant of the cravat, originally developed for functional reasons to hold over starched collars together. The tie on the other hand has always been purely for decorative purposes.
There are a number of different knots used to fasten a tie, each with varying levels of difficulty. Here at Dobell one of our main objectives, alongside providing quality men's fashion at affordable prices of course, is that we want to make formal wear easy for our customers. We know that tying a tie can be daunting if it's something you haven’t had to do before, so we've created some easy to follow guides to talk you through how to tie a double simple knot, half windsor knot and a full windsor knot to get you started. Other common knots include the four-in-hand knot and the pratt knot, sometimes referred to as the shelby knot.
It is widely assumed that a man’s tie is the first thing people notice when meeting him and that the chosen tie can say a lot about the wearer. Therefore it is vital to choose a tie that makes a good impression and that reflects your personal style. From skinny to colourful and patterned to novelty, you can be sure to find the perfect choice to represent you at your upcoming event. Shop our collection now and find the right tie for you today.