Starting My Tie Shopping

Are you shopping for ties for the first time?  Maybe you have a stacked wardrobe of ties already, but need some ideas as to what neckties would further flatter your wardrobe.  Here are some ideas that should make your online shopping experience with The Dark Knot a little easier.  And remember, each of ties at The Dark Knot come exquisitely presented in an elegant black gift box with a card with recommendations for matching suits and shirts, so that you will never have to worry about not being dressed stylistically enough! Our below image captures the essence of our product perfectly.

The Dark Knot Silk Tie with packaging

All around ties (work, formal and informal events)

If you are looking for ties that can be worn year round to work, business meetings, presentations or other formal and informal occasions, our solid colored ties and abstract (foulard) ties are a great place to start. With a variety of colors and patterns, we have a range of ties that will ensure you look elegant, yet stylistic every time you step out of the door.

Solid Colored Silk Ties

Foulard Silk Ties

Ties for Work / Business Meetings / Presentations

Looking for Ties strictly for work purposes?  Our extensive range of Striped Ties come in a wide range of colors and styles, ensuring that there is something out there for everyone, from regimental university striped ties to more complex repp stripe weaves.

Striped Silk Neckties


Ties that easily pair with striped and checkered shirts

If you are looking for ties that pair well with your striped and checkered shirts, our Polka Dot and Pin Dot Ties should do the job perfectly! 

Burgundy Polka Dot Silk Tie

Casual / Informal Ties

Looking for something more semi-formal / casual, that can be worn to both work (not meetings!) and to more casual dinner parties?  Check out our Paisley and Plaid Ties.

Paisley Lilac Silk TiePlaid Silk Skinny Ties

Versatile Ties for Daily Work and Informal Settings / Networking

Attending a networking event and need a tie to make you stand out?  Sure, bold ties look great, but often, others have bold ties.  However, a unique, novelty tie can really be a great conversation starter.  Check out our Animal Printed Silk Ties! Our Animal Printed Silk Ties also happen to be great for more relaxed settings such as a summer beach wedding, the Kentucky Derby or a date!

Animal Motif Silk Ties

Animal Motif Silk Ties 

Luxurious Premium Silk Ties

Want Ultra Luxurious Ties that will make you feel more elegant than you ever have?  Check out our Premium Line of Ties, The Edition Collection.

Premium Silk Neckties

Thank you for having read through this!  Hopefully this guide has helped you focus on the type of ties that you need for your lifestyle and personal purposes.  Please feel free to contact us at any time with questions that you may have.