"Thanks for the welcome - this looks like a great community. I was googling "frayed" & "bow ties" and found this site. Looking forward to spending some time here and conversing more about these topics.
As you can…"
"I actually wear these myself but mien are more a solid gold or silver not more costume looking as these appear to be. The used to hold a function in earlier times as men shirt sleeves were more boxier and not as true to size as you find them now.…"
"well a lot depend on your max budget. to get something of a decent quality your going to have to spend anywhere from at least 2 to 300$ and your going to want to look for something that is either a all wool or wool blend. stay away from rayon and…"
"well I think he's right but unfortunately not so many seem to think the same way. I too hoped for Huntsman and when he dropped out I was gunning for santorum but sadly we had Romney to choose from against Obama. but I could never vote for Obama…"
"I think the problem is that the left seems to be the majority unfortunately and someone like Huntsman or Santorum like I wanted won't fair well trying to gain their support. I think Romney being more middle of the road was our best…"
"I remember going to lelands downtown for my first hair cut with my father. He is the man that cut my fathers hair for years and now was going to cut mine. he seemed really nice and did a pretty good job as well.He has since passed on but I still go…"
It's just seems natural that Art of Manliness should have a barbershop group. My intent of this group is to gather and share general thoughts and experiences concerning barbershops. Anything from a good barbershop that you have found to pictures and stories of shops you have visited to discussing anything barbershop. See More
"Polyester is ot that great a fabric for bowties though, or perhaps it depends on the quality of them. I have had a few before and found that they do not tie as well but they might not have been as expertly made as the ones your mother made you…"
"I've been singing in mens choir for years now starting out with the choir at this boys prep school i atteneded from grades 6-12 and from there I sang in the college choir that was of course mixed but once I graduated I moved onto the mens choir…"
I love to sing and am in he mens choir here in the city, I also love to play chess and pool and of course I love to go shopping. Very much into suits and fin dressing and mostof all bowties, thatis why I wear on 90% of my life.
Love action flicks as well as suspense and drama and the occasional comedy.
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Hey, Kevin, thanks for the friend request. You look like a pretty cool sort of a bloke. I'm a Neonatal Nurse Practitioner in Newcastle Australia. I'm surrounded by women at work, so love to slip into the Art of Manliness for some Manly conversation. Alas, I have never worn a bow tie, in fact, I'm very rarely in any sort of a tie wearing situation!
"I moved from Boston to Philly when I was 19 because I transferred to a different college. The cost of living in Boston is higher than in Philly, but it is possible to live comfortably on $40K in both cities IMO.
Before I get too far into…"