how to tie a tie (half windsor knot)

The half windsor tie knot

Symmetrical and Triangular. Learn how to tie a knot you can use with any dress shirt.


How To Tie A Half Windsor Knot
Step 01

The wide end "A" should extend about 12 inches below narrow end "B". Cross wide end "A" over narrow end "B".

How To Tie A Half Windsor
Step 02

Bring wide end "A" up around and behind narrow end "B".

How To Tie A Half Windsor
Step 03

Bring wide end "A" up.

How To Tie A Half Windsor
Step 04

Pull wide end "A" up and through the loop.

How To Tie A Half Windsor
Step 05

Bring wide end "A" around front, over narrow end "B" from left to right.

How To Tie A Half Windsor
Step 06

Again, bring wide end "A" up and through the loop.

How To Tie A Half Windsor
Step 07

Bring wide end "A" down through the knot in front.

How To Tie A Half Windsor
Step 08

Using both hands, tighten the knot carefully and draw up to collar.