necktie paradox

Ties the most boring gift to give or receive? Maybe not… Cyberoptix TieLab designer, Bethany Shorb reviles how and why she went from designing costumes for Skinny Puppy to designing men’s ties.

by Elizabeth Schumer
Photographer : Luke Copping
Model : Guy William Gane III

When most people think of ties, they see wallpaper-like snooze strips or a garish Holiday atrocity. Well, think again. Cyberoptix TieLab designs by Bethany Shorb feature intricate nature prints, ironic nooses, vintage industrial designs, and even concealed weapons. Be warned, this is not your grandfather’s neck wear.

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