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Alexander Olch opens his doors to Todd Selby

By admin on May 12th, 2009

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The tie-obsessed Alexander Olch recently invited Todd Selby into his home to snap the man behind the ties in his natural habitat.

It’s a cluttered, messy place but not without charm and proves that creative people do need lots of ‘stuff’ around them. Phew, that lets me off the hook! Looking through the images of his New York home it’s easy to spot why Olch is such a meticulously obsessive character, especially when it comes to neckwear. Watch him show you how to tie a bow tie here.

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Hot tips: how to tie a bow tie with Alexander Olch

By Jonathan Smith on January 15th, 2009

Two months ago I needed to learn how to polish shoes so I YouTubed that shiz- got 1,590 hits. The interweb truly is the font of all knowledge, there are guides and video instructions for anything and everything from real experts!

So here is another one: how to tie a bow tie with bow tie expert Alexander Olch.

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Valet profile Alexander Olch

By admin on August 14th, 2008

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By the time he graduated from high school Alexander Olch was in possession of an impressive collection of 300 ties. He started off life as a film student but when he gave out ties as a wrap present to the cast the requests from friends started coming in and he’s not looked back since.

His website features a selection of ties that physically made me drool, and I don’t even wear ties! The crispness of the superfine wools and the soft weaves of the tweeds are pure eye-candy. To read more about Olch and his love for ties check out the feature at Valet




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