How to Tie a Necktie – Plattsburgh Knot

How to Tie a Necktie – Plattsburgh Knot


Hey guys, what’s up. I’m Chris and this is our how to tie a tie video series where I’ll Teach you how to tie a necktie in this video i’ll be showing you step
by step how to tie the Plattsburgh knot to begin place the tie around your neck with the seams facing outward next take the wide end under the narrow end and bring the wide end up and down through the loop created by your neck pulling it down and to the right next take the wide end and go up and down through the loop created by
your neck again this time pulling it down to the left next you’ll want to take the wide and and go over the front of the tie, while making a bridge with your two fingers and then bring the wide end of the tie around to the back next, you’ll bring the wide end up through the loop created by your neck and down through the loop that you’re
holding with your two fingers and then pull the wide end through as you pull the wide end through, you’ll want to make sure that the tie is not twisting or bunching up and if it is you’ll want to make little adjustments to get the tie in place after you’ve got all the twists out, you
can pull and cinch it down you can pull the top of the tie to get a more triangular knot after that hold the narrow end of the tie in the back and then cinch the knot up to your neck at this point you can uh… see if it’s the look and length that
you want your tie should just hit the top of your belt after that, you can flip down the collar and make any final adjustments. You’ll want to be sure that the knot is centered and that it has a nice dimple. You can create a nice dimple by sticking your pointer finger in the middle of the tie knot and then pulling on it a little To see the other tie knots in this
video series, click on the link in the bottom right hand corner of your screen

3 thoughts on “How to Tie a Necktie – Plattsburgh Knot

  1. Shows how much I love my team. At first glance I thought the title said the Pittsburgh knot lol. This is indeed a good teaching tool as to how to properly tie a neck tie

  2. @dshivertaz7778 – Maybe we'll have to invent a new tie knot called the Pittsburgh knot! Until then, just keep glancing quickly at the name 😉 Thanks for stopping by to watch! We appreciate it! 🙂 – Chris

  3. This is nothing but a backwards double Windsor. Nothing against you, but it is ridiculous how people are coming up with new names for "new" knots when they merely add or take away a single step from a past knot. Where is the inventiveness?

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