Chic Way to Turn Any Men's Tie Into an Accessory for YOU

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5 Minutes

You have to learn this chic way to turn any men’s tie into an accessory for you.

Whether you’re borrowing a tie for someone in your house, or picked up a great tie at a thrift store, this hack transforms a men’s accessory into a fabulously feminine accessory for women.

Grab a tie and let’s get to it!

Tools and materials:

  • Men’s tie
  • Rubber band
Folding tie

1. Fold

Hang the tie around your neck and take the thicker side. Fold the thick end up about 5 inches. Do this 2 times, creating 2 folds.

Making bow

2. Make a bow

Take a hair elastic, or a regular rubber band and tie it around the folds at the center.

This will create a bowtie shape. Straighten out the fabric so it sits neatly.

Wrapping tie

3. Wrap it together

Take the thinner end of the tie and thread it through the rubber band at the back of the bow. 

Wrapping tie

Pull at the thin side and slide the bow up to your neck. 

Wrapping tie

Now, wrap it under and over around the front of the bow to cover the rubber band. 

Wrapping tie

Pull it through the rubber band at the back of the bow tie.

Making finishing touches

4. Finishing touches

Adjust the end so it sits straight and make any necessary adjustments to your shirt. You’re all set!

Chic bow accessory

Chic bow accessory

Chic DIY bow accessory

How gorgeous is this accessory? I love the juxtaposition of the feminine flare on menswear.

It’s classy and edgy all at once. What do you think? Leave me a comment and let me know. 

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Suggested materials:
  • Men’s tie
  • Rubber band

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