Skinny ties can be worn for both formal and casual occasions. For a formal look, pair a skinny tie with a fitted dress shirt that has a smaller collar, a bow tie would work as well. Try to avoid pairing a skinny tie with a double-breasted suit or box-like dress shirts.
The Different Types of Neckwear For Men. Men have been wearing ties for several centuries and over time many different variations have been created. Below is a list of ties that are commonly worn today. Bow Ties Everyone should know what a bow tie looks like. Bow Ties come as a pre-tied (so-called clip on) and as a self tied version.