It’s December, and the weather has finally turned “cool.” I got a few holiday/winter themed bow ties together and set up a schedule so that I’ll have some festive wear for the month. Today’s tie is actually one of my very first bow ties. I got it for a Christmas party a few years back, before I… Continue reading Bow Tie Friday – Holiday Editions
When I started this blog, I hoped a few people might find it interesting. But truly it was just a way for me to catalog my ties and give me a space to chat a bit. So the following story illustrates the power of social media, and its ability to create connections and friendships. About… Continue reading Why I love Twitter
Yes, I know it’s not Friday, but it’s Halloween, and I have this GREAT Halloween bow tie from Beau Ties Ltd. I really like the little purple bats flitting around. #bowTieHalloween #bowTieFriday #beauTiesLtd
#BowTieFriday has given me an opportunity to share some interesting materials and fabrics. This tie (from @BowTieClub) has a wonderful optical illusion used by Impressionist painters. From a distance, this tie has a shiny lavendar tone. But up close it is a mixture of red, light blue and white dots. Happy Bow Tie Friday. Where’s your tie?… Continue reading Optical illusions
Mike VI, LSU’s mascot, passed away this week from cancer. He was beloved by the whole community and a symbol of the strength and might of this university. I was saving this new tie for an important Friday, and I can’t think of a better reason to wear it. #geauxTigers #bowTieFriday #bowTie #paisley
So it’s the first Friday of fall. And even though it doesn’t feel like fall this morning (forecast is for 90F today), I just couldn’t bring myself to wear a light summery tie. I’ve got mine on. Where is yours? #bowtiefriday #itsathing
The Bow Tie Club had this wonderful pattern designed after the racing silks of Italian cities. Low and behold, there was a purple and gold one. Happy #bowTieFriday. Where’s your bow tie?
Since it’s our first home game of the season, I thought I’d sport a new “tiger” bow tie. Happy #bowTieFriday! Geaux Tigers.
Just received a couple of new bow ties in the mail today. I love the creativity in the company name, the packaging and the ties themselves. Which one will I wear on Friday? Can you guess?
#bowTieFriday #geauxTigers #purpleandgold