Bow ties bring out the gentleman without having to open doors or pay for dinner. Plus their eye-catching sophistication will give you a leg up on the average suit-and-tie wearing competition. Nothing finishes a wrapped package better than a bow... can we say hello ladies?!
photo: Paola Kudacki, GQ.com
Step 2: Cross over both ends
Step 3: Loop one end through and make knot (just as you would tying your shoes)
Step 4: Fold right side in half like a bow
Step 5: Cross right bow over to the left and swing left side up, over and around bow
Step 6: Pull left side through middle of loop and pull tight
Step 7: Pull both ends to tighten