How To Tie A Simple Knot

The simple knot requires the fewest possible steps. This knot is compact and has a slightly asymmetrical look. Create a beautiful simple knot with the ties from Rogier.

Rogier simple knot tying instructions



Tying A Simple Knot Step By Step

The simple knot step-by-step guide below provides more detail about how to perform each step correctly.


 Rogier simple knot step 1

Step 1

Start tying with the tie backside of the tie facing away. Place the wide end on the right side and the small end on the left side. When tying the Kelvin knot, you only move the wide end (labeled as A).

 Rogier simple knot step 2

Step 2

Move the wide end over the small end towards the left side.


 Rogier simple knot step 3

Step 3

Move the wide end over the small end towards the right side.


 Rogier simple knot step 4


Step 4

Move the wide end up and into the neck loop.


 Rogier simple knot step 5

Step 5

Move the wide end downward through the front loop.



 Rogier simple knot step 6

Step 6

Tighten the knot and adjust if necessary.




Learn More Tie Knots

There are many ways to tie a tie. Try one of these other knots to create new looks and try new styles.

Half- Windsor Knot

Full Windsor Knot

Four-In-Hand Knot

Kelvin Knot

Van Wijk Knot

Balthus Knot

Prince Albert Knot

Pratt Knot

Bow Tie

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