Back to the office again. There was no picture this Monday as that was a holiday.

Here's a green Naga pattern with a Siam .

This rainy Monday morning I'm wearing a yellow with a Siam .

Given that this is currently my go-to knot, but it's not commonly described (and I came up with the name myself), maybe I should put instructions somewhere.

In the meanwhile, it's knot 26 here: tcm.phy.cam.ac.uk/~tmf20/tiekn

On this rather wet Monday morning I have a yellow with a Siam .

Since I'm for the duration only go to the office Mondays and Wednesdays, there will be less variety, so maybe I should start mixing it up a bit with the knots.

Got confused about the day of the week, so today I'm wearing a Thursday , specifically a brown silk one with a Siam .

First time back to the office in about ten weeks. Wearing a black/red square pattern with yellow flowers, using a Siam .

There hasn't been any posts for a while since I've been working from home, but today I'm visiting a customer while wearing this Zebra pattern tie with a Siam . The tie is a souvenir from Johannesburg.

This one doesn't see much use otherwise as it doesn't match the colours of the day for the usual working days.

Today, a yellow with a Diagonal . The one that's a variation on a Kelvin, not the novelty knot, obviously.

This knot starts with the backside facing forward. For those knots I generally twist the tie behind my neck, so you can see that the back of the tie is facing outwards under my collar to the right here.

This way both ends end up with the front forward.

Trying the same unnamed again today, with an "in-between" thickness silk .

Another day with that unnamed that I've used the last couple of days, here with a wide and billowy .

I think I might have found a new go-to knot.

The same unnamed as yesterday (26), but with a wider and slightly thicker .

The solid core of the knot sticks out through the opening in the back, making the opening the the wide end goes through smaller than it appears from the front. This is how it can be made to look loose while still retaining a dimple.

Today an unnamed from The 85 Ways to Tie a Tie (number 26) which they judge unesthetic. It could be seen as an oriental on top of a Victoria.

It didn't really work with this , but since the core of the knot is already quite solid, you could make the final few moves very loose for a "large but casual" look. I might try that another day with a wider tie. With this one it looked a bit weird as it means there is no dimple at all.

Here's a that The 85 Ways to Tie a Tie lists as an alternative variant of a Christensen, but here with the wide end end of the put through only one loop at the end.

I'm other words it it relates to that knot as Manhattan does to the "regular" Christensen.

Here is a knot I have seen named elsewhere as a "Persian", but in The 85 Ways to Tie a Tie is just listed as a variant of a Windsor.

The difference is that it reverses some moves in a way that at the end has a negligible (I'm almost prepared to day no effect) effect on the appearance. Probably lots of people use this and has no idea it's not a "standard" Windsor.

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