Bow Tie Anatomy

All bow ties are NOT the same. The final look depends heavily on the cut of the bow. Below are the proportions of an average bow tie. If your bows don’t look exactly right to you, it may be due the cut of the bow. Understanding that there are different bow tie cuts can help you consistently achieve the look you want and make adjustments in how you tie your bow tie.

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 Image credit: “Bow Diddley” – © 2012 Mr. Thompson 

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