Plain shirts are the most versatile, making them the easiest to combine with a range of different ties. Try the following:
Another favourite pattern, checks can appear more casual than stripes on business shirts. Smarten them up with one of these ties.
There are a wide range of patterns to choose from for both shirts and ties. As a general rule, make sure that the designs are clearly distinct from each other. Here are just some of the ways:
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