It takes a particular attitude. In the South, that attitude is built into us. People tell me, ‘I don’t think I can wear a bow tie.’ You know how you wear a bow tie? You wear a bow tie.’

I know exactly what he’s talking about, but about 5 months ago I went to a wedding in South Carolina and decided what the hell, and wore one. Ever since then I’ve grown kinda fond of ‘em, and actually bought one of Alton’s. If you want want you can check em out at hook+ALBERT. You’d better hurry though, it’s a limited run and there’s only one style left.