bolo tie


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a cord fastened around the neck with an ornamental clasp and worn as a necktie

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Bolo ties generally have solidly bead-wrapped cords featuring alternating bands of color along their length, as shown in Fig.
The first few chapters discuss the history of New Mexico, New Mexico today (including a note about the construction of Spaceport America near Upham, NM), and state facts, including the state fossil, the state bolo tie, and the state aircraft (the hot air balloon).
He looked dapper in a navy blue jacket, Bruins blue shirt and a bolo tie, given to him by an Indian Tribe he visited in North Dakota recently.
There is also advice on less common neckwear, such as the ascot and the bolo tie.
He was described at 5 feet, 7 inches tall, and bald, possibly wearing a cap and a bolo tie.
An oversize button makes a classy choker pin or snappy bolo tie.
Whether it's updating leggings with a bright baseball jacket and bright sandals or paring a crisp white shirt with a bolo tie and cowboy boot.
Try a white T-shirt and a denim jacket, accented with a bandanna scarf tied around your neck or a bolo tie left over from the '80s.
But designers also have plucked duck, ostrich and peacock feathers to wear as ruffs and cuffs, to spiff up hats and tiaras, and dangle on the ends of leather cords wrapped around the neck like a bolo tie.
Nick Duncan of Newbury Park won a first-place prize for his bolo tie, fashioned with stone inlay into the form of a duck.
In the spirit of the Old West, President Clinton sported a denim shirt, a bolo tie and cowboy boots at a summit dinner for the leaders of eight nations Saturday night in Denver.
Guys who did their own thing included Dennis Rodman, who looked like he was going as a character out of ``Alice in Wonderland'' in a blue Edwardian ensemble with top hat; Billy Bob Thornton, who wore a western bolo tie with his tux; and Kevin Spacey, who wore a long velvet tuxedo coat by Armani with black shirt and black bow tie.
He illustrates the variations in their pieces, their styles, and materials, and shows color photos of pins, bracelets, bolo ties, and other ornaments.
There were tuxes, bolo ties, shined cowboy boots, immaculate Stetsons, black dresses, and surprisingly, plenty of plunging necklines (on the women, not the men).
Kerchiefs have more swagger than bolo ties," say the owners.