Trendscape: Skinny Ties

January 18th, 2006

Having been hot on the fashion scene for the last few seasons, skinny ties are nothing new.  We even saw them on Matt Dillon (Crash) and Jonathan Rhys-Meyers (Elvis) at the Golden Globes on Monday. 

Nevertheless, we appreciate their innate geek chic quality, and so we present to you a few of our favorites beyond the classic black:

Banana Republic Skinny Floral Tie

For a bit of whimsy:  Skinny Floral Tie | $59.50 at Banana Republic 

Cambridge Fairfield Repp-Stripe Skinny Tie

Love stripes?  Cambridge Fairfield Repp-Stripe Skinny Tie | $39.50 at J Crew

2.5\" Woven Silk Tie

Love color?  2.5" Woven Silk Tie | $20 at

Collegiate Cambridge Skinny Tie

Feeling prep-school chic?  Collegiate Cambridge Skinny Tie | $39.50 at J Crew

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  • 1. Style for All&hellip  |  February 21st, 2006 at 3:44 pm

    […] February 21st, 2006 During my whirlwind LA fashion tour, I stopped by the Rebel Yell launch party at Kitson on Sunday.  Here’s the scoop:Who Showed Up: The celeb-studded event featured, among others, Ashton Kutcher, Demi Moore, Danny Masterson (That 70s Show), Chris Kattan, and David Spade.Fashion Trends: The scene was casually cool and unmistakably LA…Rebel Yell gear, of course.Sunglasses Worn Indoors: So very Hollywood…and I suppose it worked well on Ashton.Oversized Sunglasses: The glam oversized look hasn’t yet given way to the latest trend: Small and Square Sunglasses.Wide Ties: Danny Masterson is bucking the Narrow Tie trend.  Way to be different.Wispy Scarves: Great for decoration, bad for keeping warm! Seen on both men and women.Paint splattered items: For an I-just-painted-a-house-today look.  Velvet Blazers: I guess this trend is still going strong.The Denim Miniskirt: What can I say…it’s LA.Studded Belts: Yawn.Really, fashion-wise, it was Everything Goes.  I can’t tell you how many people I saw in a hoodie, t-shirt, and jeans (designer denim, of course!).The Food: All American Classics: Mini Sprinkles cupcakes, tiny hot dogs in buns, curly fries, ice cream sandwiches, and of course, an open bar.The Swag: A Rebel Yell duffel bag, limited edition T-shirt and socks, and a scented candle. […]

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