Silk jacquard tie

This tie was made by the Auckland company, Parisian Neckwear, in the 1940s. After the Second World War ended in 1945, a new optimism gradually permeated and influenced everyday wear. Ties were infused with colour and patterns stood out in bold relief.


Photographer: Georgina Sherman
Credit: Garment loan courtesy of Irene Sparks
Copyright: Creative Commons BY-NC-ND 4.0 Licence
Designer: Parisian
Manufacturing location: Lorne Street, Auckland
Garment type: Tie
Material: Silk jacquard
Colour: Brown
Label: Parisian
Date: 1940s