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How To Tie a Tie With a Half Windsor Knot

Watch more Men's Fashion 101 videos: Subscribe to Howcast's YouTube Channel - Learn how to tie a half Windsor knot with this step-by-step fashion tutorial from Howcast. Howcast uploads the highest quality how-to videos daily! Be sure to check out our playlists for guides that interest you: Subscribe to Howcast's other YouTube Channels: Howcast Health Channel - Howcast Video Games Channel - Howcast Tech Channel - Howcast Food Channel - Howcast Arts & Recreation Channel - Howcast Sports & Fitness Channel - Howcast Personal Care & Style Channel - Howcast empowers people with engaging, useful how-to information wherever, whenever they need to know how. Emphasizing high-quality instructional videos, Howcast brings you experts who provide accurate information in easy-to-follow tutorials on everything from makeup, hairstyling, nail art design, and soccer to parkour, skateboarding, dancing, kissing, and much, much more. Step 1: Lift up collar Lift up the collar of your shirt. Step 2: Button top button Button the top button of your shirt. Step 3: Drape tie around neck Drape the tie around your neck with the wider end of the tie on your right. It should be dangling about 12 inches below the skinny end of the tie, or more if you're tall. The seam should be facing your shirt. Step 4: Cross wide end over skinny end Cross the wide end toward the left over the front of the skinny end of your tie. Step 5: Direct wide behind skinny end Direct the wide end around behind the skinny end and pull it out front. Step 6: Pass wide end through loop Bring the wide end up and pass it through the loop around your neck to the right of the knot and pull it straight down. The seam of the wide end should now be facing out. Step 7: Bring wide end from left to right Take the wide end and bring it from left to right around the front of the knot. Step 8: Pass wide end through loop Bring the wide end behind the knot from the right and pass it up through the loop around your neck. Step 9: Thread wide end through knot Thread the wide end through the front of the knot and pull it down to tighten. Tip The tip of your tie should reach your belt buckle and should hide the narrow tie end underneath. Step 10: Tighten tie Tighten the tie around your neck by holding the skinny end of the tie and sliding the knot toward your neck. Step 11: Put collar down & adjust Put your collar down and make any final adjustments. Looking sharp! Did You Know? An American tailor developed the manufacturing system for the modern tie in 1920's, discouraging wrinkles and allowing them to lay straight.
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