Navigate tying methods based on the type of knot you'd like to wear.

We'll show you step-by-step how to get the look you want.

Follow our video and on-screen direction.

Make sure your friends are in the loop, too!

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How to tie a tie

About Us

Welcome to "How to Tie a Tie", a side project from the folks at and the web's most comprehensive resource on necktie knots. Whether you are a necktie beginner or a seasoned pro, this is your complete guide to dozens of unique and practical ways to tie, wear and style a necktie.

Not only will you find unique knot variations, but we have also made a point to include classic standbys, since becoming a necktie pro means you must begin from the ground up. It is our mission to give visitors the tools to turn the tie into not only a professional necessity, but an expression of personal style.

How to Use "How to Tie a Tie"

Browse the knot names on the left navigation to choose the type of knot you'd like to try. Once you've settled on a knot, peruse the video within that category for step-by-step instructions on how to achieve it successfully.

Beneath each video you'll find written instructions to better help you adopt the method, as well as a bulleted guide to help you understand the verbiage of these written instructions. While learning a method, it may help to pause the video at the end of each step. This will allow you to complete the tie at your own speed.

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