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BEFORE WW2. rations, so rayon/wool knit popular... AFTER WW2 men’s ties no longer confined by rationing... got wide- very wide(5") & short to end above the belt line, which was high on the waist...huge collections of ties and tie-swaps & tie-swapping clubs popular...Geometrics, curly lines, monograms & art deco style...in bright colors of blues, reds, golds & browns. Animals, plants, flowers, birds, western, tropical printed themes...Hand painted ties themed for wearer’s hobbies/interests

BEFORE WW2. rations, so rayon/wool knit popular... AFTER WW2 men’s ties no longer confined by rationing... got wide- very wide(5") & short to end above the belt line, which was high on the waist...huge collections of ties and tie-swaps & tie-swapping clubs popular...Geometrics, curly lines, monograms & art deco style...in bright colors of blues, reds, golds & browns. Animals, plants, flowers, birds, western, tropical printed themes...Hand painted ties themed for wearer’s hobbies/interests