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The Evolution of Neckwear

  • Kempt Staff


The well-dressed man has been wrapping some sort of material around his neck to add to his general air of handsomeness practically since the beginning of time.

So to really understand why you cinched up that shantung tie this morning or intricately knotted that cashmere scarf around your neck (or spent the time to do both), we thought it prudent to trace the story all the way back to the beginning...

Herewith, a history of the evolution of neckwear.»