A wide scarf crossed in front and secured with a stickpin. It's a very formal look that you don't see much these days.


This is the classic formalwear neckwear. The bow tie coordinates with a cummerbund or waistcoat. While a pre-tied bow tie was OK for the prom, the hand-tied version is more appropriate for the big day.


This is the familiar tie that's worn with a suit, in a dressier fabric. These days, a black four-in-hand tie is a popular option, but ties come in many colors and patterns.


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