art of the knot

puff knot

This one is a mounted Ascot that has however a shape very similar to a knotted tie. It is a normal Ascot that is sewn to the knot. The legs are slightly rounded to the exit from the knot. Sometimes for the swell wealso recourse to the use of a stuffing. The Puff Ascott is generally completed with the application of a pin.
The mounted tie is an artificial tie, fictitious, a pure expedient that gives life to a knotted tie, the knot of it is sewn.