Online, hometown neckwear expert Mountain & Sackett just reduced its fall line by 50%. Some styles are entirely acceptable at least three seasons out the year, like this handmade herringbone solid down to $30.
Are these ties cut too wide for the modern man? If you’re Uptown, no. If you’re Downtown, perhaps… but rules are meant to be broken, after all, and we often spot the sharpest characters in generously proportioned ties. A seasoned stylist will tell you that it all depends on the cut of the suit and shirt… which, again, is expected to run fuller Uptown, and leaner Downtown.