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How To Tie An Ascot

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How To Tie An Ascot

    Procuring an ascot is half the battle.  The second piece to exciting your audience with style is how to tie an ascot effectively.  Let's explore the four simple steps it takes to wear your ascot tie: First Wrap the ascot tie around your neck with the left end hanging slightly longer--(I'll explain why this is in a second). Second Cross the left (longer) end of the ascot tie over the shorter right end, so the two ascot tie ends hug passionately. Third Don't let this third step stump you--stay with me.  Now, pull the ascot tie longer right hand end...

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The History Of The Ascot Tie For Sale

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The History Of The Ascot Tie For Sale

Christian Martin Monsen of Norway enjoys an early cravat. Photo: Municipal Archives of Trondheim A work of art as masterful as the ascot tie takes time to reach perfection over many fashionable years.  You could look at the ascot tie as the father to the modern man's tie and be thankful that there was a day when men enjoyed something looser around the neck.  Let's look at the history of the ascot tie for sale in its entirety. Horse racing anyone? It all started at the Royal Ascot race, probably around June of 1711, when Queen Anne visited the now famous horse racing grounds....

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