- a band worn around the neck under a collar and tied in front as a four-in-hand or in a bow
- a decorative piece of cloth clipped onto the collar to resemble this
A narrow fabric band of varying length worn around the neck and tied in a knot or bow close to the throat.
- A little boy will still wear a bow tie, rather than a long necktie, and will usually forgo a jacket, but his suit will not otherwise look substantively different from his older brother's or father's.
- Uncommonly sophisticated for a child's tie, a boys' necktie patterned with sailboats blends well with cute overalls, coveralls, and playsuits, as well as sailor-style shirts and shorts.
- Regardless, if you find yourself in a situation where you could wear a tie if you wanted to, never be afraid to express yourself with a well-chosen and well-knotted necktie.
- For many guys who are new to wearing neckties, necktie instructions are necessary so that they can understand how to select the right tie, and how to wear it correctly.
- When soldiers are not wearing the coat, a long sleeve, white shirt accompanied by a four-in-hand necktie for males or a neck tab for females is worn.