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How to Tie a Windsor Knot

Named after the Duke of Windsor, formally King Edward V111 of England, this powerful man of fashion was admired and imitated by many after his abdication from the throne. Never before had history witnessed such a wreckless abandonment of power for love.People all over the world, relished his debonair demeanour and audacious behaviour.The Windsor knot is considered to be the most elegant of all tie knots and is best suited but not limited to, a wide spread shirt collar.

Here are some easy pointers to help tie the perfect Windsor Knot;

Step 1.

Begin with the wide end of the tie on your right and position it so it is sitting 30cm longer than the narrow end.

Step 2.

Cross the wide end over the narrow, and bring it up through the loop between the collar and your tie.

Step 3.

Bring the wide end behind the narrow end, left to right, and turn down through the loop..

Step 4.

Bring the wide end around to the front from your left to right.

Step 5.

Pull the wide end up through the loop again.

Step 6.

Bring the wide end down through the knot in the front.

Step 7.

Using both hands, tighten the knot carefully by holding the narrow end of the tie and slide the knot up to the collar.

And there you have it...the perfect Windsor knot!