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INSPIRATION BEHIND SHAUN GORDON’S NEW WOVEN LABELSJuly 29, 2015...

INSPIRATION BEHIND SHAUN GORDON’S NEW WOVEN LABELSJuly 29, 2015 (Original post date).My first collection of ties came with a certificate, which allowed gentlemen to know that their tie were exclusive due to limited numbers of ties hand made. Therefore it would be very unlikely for you to see someone else wearing the same tie. I mean, could you imagine? Going to meet some one important, for an interview or date and five other men are wearing the same tie? After speaking with a few friends, it became apparent that gentlemen who were buying my ties, might have ‘misplaced'the certificate and therefore,...

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Shaun Gordon

LEONARD TIE: WELL LOVED OBJECTS ARE LIKE PERSONAL TREASURES.April...

LEONARD TIE: WELL LOVED OBJECTS ARE LIKE PERSONAL TREASURES.April 8, 2015 (Original post date).And finally, for the inspiration of the last tie in the ‘Behind Every Tie Is A Great Man’ collection. The Leonard tie is made of Burutti silk, which the material has a soft bobble texture and light sheen. When I first saw the material it reminded me of the quote below from the brochure:MEMORYMy mother brought me a Pepsi sweat top, which I instantly loved, even when the material started to bobble and it got too small I could not resist wearing it. The texture reminds me that...

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