Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)



  • Do you have instructions for tying a bow tie?
    Of course - in fact, we have everything from streaming video instructions to a "How To Tie One On " instructional DVD to a downloadable pdf that you can print out - take your pick!
  • What are the different tie widths?
    We have three basic tie widths: Standard Slim Line (the typical size - 2-1/2 inches tall), Butterfly Jumbo (our equivalent of a "Big & Tall" size, at 3-1/2 inches tall, and Very Slim Line (a straight-cut, 1-1/2 inch tall variant). The Standard Slim Line and Very Slim Line are also available in the a Diamond-Point. View and compare all of the Tie Widths, and choose the one that's right for you.
  • Does Beau Ties make pre-tied or clip-on bow ties?
    Indeed we do. Our Pre-Tied bow ties allow for approximately 2 inches of length adjustment - just select the neck size range that's appropriate for you when ordering. Please note that Pre-Tied and Clip-On ties are made to order and may require up to three weeks for creation and shipment.
  • Where are Beau Ties made?
    Right here in Vermont, as our name implies. Stop by for a visit next time you're in the Green Mountain State.
  • Can I drop in for a visit?
    We'd love to have you stop by - you can see our production facilities. We're open for visits Monday - Friday, 10 am - 4:30 pm except for the six weeks before Christmas when we add Saturday hours from 10 am - 4 pm. Here are directions to Beau Ties HQ - we look forward to seeing you soon!
  • Can Beau Ties make custom pattern bow ties?
    We do - and we'll even keep your custom pattern on file for future orders! Here's all you need to know about how to get your custom ties made.
  • Can Beau Ties convert my necktie to a bow tie?
    Of course! To find out more, take a virtual tour of how we convert neckties to bow ties.
  • Does Beau Ties make ties and accessories for weddings?
    All the time - after all, what's a wedding without great ties – and maybe some matching cummerbunds and pocket squares? Find out more about how we can add a special touch to your wedding, and talk to our wedding coordinator to start making plans for the big day.
  • How can I submit a picture and story for you to share on the website or in your catalog?
    Just visit us on Facebook - you can upload your image and caption right there. Alternatively, you can email (at webmaster@beautiesltd.com) your digital photos (high resolution, please) or use the trusty postal service to send a print of your photo, along with your story and contact information, to: Beau Ties Ltd. of Vermont, 69 Industrial Avenue, Middlebury, Vermont 05753-1129.