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Using Men’s Ties for Holiday Crafts

Author: Necktie Advisor
March 7, 2008

Make a Star-Shaped Centerpiece for Your Table

For children – and many adults as well – decorating for Christmas is the best part of the season, because it marks the beginning of the holidays. Making your own decorations can add to the excitement.

Wonderful holiday decorations can often be made using everyday materials from around the house. For instance, a wonderful star-shaped centerpiece for your dining table can be made using men’s ties.

Although this project is fairly simple, it does require some sewing, whether via a sewing machine or by stitching the ties together by hand.

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How to Dress with Cufflinks

Author: Necktie Advisor
February 19, 2008

CufflinkA cufflink a decorative fastener for the two sides of the cuff on a dress shirt or blouse.

Cufflinks are designed only for use with link cuffs (also known as French Cuffs), which have buttonholes on both sides but no buttons. These may be either single or double-length (”French”) cuffs, and may be worn either “kissing,” with the ends pinched together, or “barrel-style,” with one end overlapping the other. Kissing cuffs are usually preferred.

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