Frugal neckties are not hard to come by. Frugal
neckties that look good are harder to find. The basic shape of a necktie
has not changed in decades. They just get wider, and then then get more
If you can find a wide necktie in a fabric you
like, it is not hard to alter it to a smaller size. Sewing and making
sewing alterations is a skill all people of thrift should develop.
Ties are easy gifts for people to buy. Let it be known that
you would like a tie for your birthday or Christmas, and you will probably get
several of them.
some additional frugal tips to save money on
- Stock up around Father's Day,
when they go on sale.
- Keep an eye out at garage and
- Learn to sew, and make your
- Have "Tie exchange."
Get your friends together, bring the ties your husband doesn't like, and swap
them. He may not like the new one any better, but if he wasn't wearing the
old one, you haven't lost anything.
- Check ebay for economical