Introduction: How to Tie a Simple Tie

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How to Tie a Simple Tie

Step 1: Raise Collar

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Lift the collar on your shirt to an upright position.

Step 2: Begin the Knot

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Put the tie around the collar, make sure the skinny side of the tie is positioned on your right side, and the thicker part of the tie on your left side.

Step 3: Cross Tie

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Take the skinny side of tie and cross over the top of the thicker side. Now the skinny part should be on your left.

Step 4: Begin Forming the Knot

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Take the big side fold under and around the skinny side which will create a knot. Hold knot with right hand

Step 5: Hold Knot

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Hold the knot created with your right hand. You'll have made a full loop when you're done.

Step 6: Up and Through

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Pull the wide side up through the loop you just created

Step 7: Push Through

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Take big side and push it through the knot and pull down

Step 8: Pull Down

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Pull skinny part of tie down as you pull the knot up to your collar

Step 9: Finishing Touches

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Position Knot where desired on collar, adjust to comfort

Step 10: Final Product

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Fold down collar around the neck and tie


ParkerE1 (author)2016-03-03

Thanks for the help. I have to wear a tie everday

seamster (author)2015-10-05

Nice instructions! Thanks for sharing, and welcome to instructables.

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