or Join Now!
I saw this made on Woodworking for mere mortals and I though I want one of those so I build one. It was a fun projectand yep it wears like a dream
home | projects | blog
66 posts in 1117 days
Preview this project card
17386 posts in 1307 days
#1 posted 12-09-2012 06:28 AM
As much as i hate ties, I actually think I could like that one. Neat project.
-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it.
2460 posts in 1989 days
#2 posted 12-09-2012 08:11 AM
Nice…OK, now start working on the “Bow tie”
-- Larry in sunny and warm Hawaii,
1319 posts in 1657 days
#3 posted 12-09-2012 02:29 PM
Great capture! I watched Steve make his and I was also inspired to make one…......soon :-P
-- Kelly, woodworker under construction
1034 posts in 2776 days
#4 posted 12-09-2012 03:58 PM
Is that a Windsor Knot?
-- Max the "night janitor" at www.hardwoodclocks.com
6975 posts in 1882 days
#5 posted 12-09-2012 04:27 PM
Argh! Charles beat me to knot joke, believe it or NOT! ;-)
Very original idea! Well done.
-- HorizontalMike -- "Woodpeckers understand..."
160 posts in 1166 days
#6 posted 12-09-2012 05:49 PM
Looks like a walnut knot to me. What kind of wood is Windsor? Anyway I think pdegreyt is a wood nut. :-)Can’t wait to see the matching shoes.
-- Stormy: Sometimes the wood just tells you what it wants to be.
#7 posted 12-09-2012 06:47 PM
@stormy, Although I come form a country( not Holland but Belgium) where people make and wear wooden shoes I don’t think they would go well with the tie, even if I knew how to make them.
@ Charles and Mike look at this from a practical point of view this tie never needs a knot tied because it come naturally to the tie you could say it come pre knotted. And I can put this tie on faster than my other ties.
@ MasterSergeant that project that Steve made was really fun for me to do, I get many comments from people when ever I wear it, I do believe they have tie envy, you should really give a it try, you will enjoy it. for this tie I used mahogany and pine, I would like to try to make one of those chevron ties like that one but then in wood http://www.zappos.com/images/z/2/0/3/8/9/2/2038925-1-MULTIVIEW.jpg. who knows
@ Hawaiilad a bow tie, that is a interesting idea, well you bow ties are cool, as Doctor who tells us, I will give that a try
@ Monte Pittman, you know I have been wearing ties for most of my adult life this is the easiest tie that I ever worn, allot of people ask me is it is heavy it really isn’t, and so easy to make here is how you make one http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=V8ooRKmEaWs&list=UUBB7sYb14uBtk8UqSQYc9-w&index=5 go crazy with it, I did and loved it
Go to Pulse page »
©2015 Verticalscope Inc. All Rights Reserved. |
Terms of Service
DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.
Latest Projects |
Latest Blog Entries |
Latest Forum Topics