Half windsor knot

Half windsor knot is a classic tying method that balances formality with everyday wear. It is a great choice for skinny ties because it gives them extra perfection.

This highly versatile knot. As the name suggests, in contrast, half Windsor knot is actually closer to three-quarters the size of  knot. This knot is the medium in size, almost symmetrical and when properly bonded, produces a deep and substantial dimple. Best used with moderate to neck thickness. 

In this simple, step by step tutorial we will show you how to tie a half windsor knot. Graphic photo instructions in your favorite place.

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Half windsor knot

The Half Windsor knot Step-by-Step instruction

Half windsor kont step 1

Guys let’s start first step, With the wide end of the tie on the right and the short end on the left. The tip of the short end should be slightly above your belly-button Only move the active (wide) end.
Remark – This will vary depending on your height and the length and thickness of your tie.

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Second step, Wide end on the short end of the left.

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Third step, Under the small end and to the right.

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Fourth step, Up to the center, towards neck loop.

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Fifth step, Through the neck loop and to the left.

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Sixth step, Across the front, over to the right.

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Seventh step, Up into the neck loop from underneath.

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Eighth step, Down through the loop you’ve just created in the front.

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Ninth step, Tighten the knot by pulling it at the wide end. Up and adjust the knot.

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