Polyester ties: made of polymerized fabric and usually stands stronger and some can be machine-washed.
Silk Ties: made of special silk satins. The natural soft touch and resilient texture reflect the best quality ties. Silk ties usually cost slightly more than polyester ties and needs more care to keep their shape and texture.
We recommend Silk ties for their elegant appearance for most, including formal, situations. However, polyester ties may suit school uniforms and some casual circumstances.
Patterns and Finish
Plain silk ties are usually made of soft, smooth satins.
woven silk ties, in which the patterns are formed by weaving, are thicker and heaver than plain silk ties.
Basic patterns include plain colours, stripes, spots and geometries. They can be printed on the ties (printed ties) or formed by weave.
Fashion ties are normally printed on plain or woven silk ties with trendy patterns and designs. They will normally change between seasons.