Oh hello, did you need help with that?
 
Well, it’s a good thing you know how to tie a tie, because this poor chap definitely looks confused (in a dashing, gentlemanly way, of course).
 
What’s that? You don’t know how to tie a tie? Well then let me enlighten you in case you ever have a studly man in need of your assistance!
 
 
 Now, this is just the basic way of tying a tie. Other methods include the Half Windsor and Windsor, which you can check out once you master the basic. Personally, I’m a big fan of this easy one because it’s quick and still looks great. Plus, your man will really thank you for getting him out of the house on time.
 
Here’s a quickie reminder if you just need a refresher:
P.S. This is a business card. How cool is that?
 
Add to all that the fact that with menswear being a big trend for the ladies right now, you can easily steal one of your dad’s or boyfriend’s ties and add it to your ensemble to a quick touch of class.
 
Check out a couple of these great tie-inspired look from the Paul Smith Fall 2011 Ready-to-Wear collection.
 
 
So, now that you know how to tie a tie and where to wear it, it’s time to put it into practice. Make your sweetie a nice dinner tonight and convince him to let you practice.
 
Are you ready to tie the knot (literally)?