Tie with palm tree scene

Ties in the 1970s were designed to make a bravura statement in keeping with the era's quirky, expansive and flamboyant collars and jacket lapels. Bright, heavily patterned ties were often worn with shirts that had just as much going on.

Details

Photographer: Georgina Sherman
Credit: Garment loan courtesy of Irene Sparks
Designer: Parisian
Manufacturing location: Lorne Street, Auckland
Garment type: Tie
Material: Printed polyester
Label: Parisian
Date: 1970s