Crimson Ties first appeared on Chictopia's streetstyle gallery in Summer 2011 seen on San Francisco blogger tyleroakley of youtube.com/tyleroakley. He styled his crimson knot by TIFFA bow-tie tie with a heather gray Sperry's boat shoes, black Levi's skinny jeans, and silver American Apparel short-sleeved button-down shirt. Since then, Crimson Ties have grown in popularity as bloggers from New York, Ottawa, and Los Angeles have discovered them. Crimson Ties are generally seen in preppy, geek, and menswear style. Popular brands of Crimson Ties are house, DIY, Hugh & Crye, Brooks Brothers, and vintage.
There are currently 20 streetstyle photos of bloggers wearing Crimson Ties. Most recently, blogger reyalfashion of reyalfashion.com styled his crimson Hugh & Crye tie with a crimson Paul Evans shoes, crimson Kenneth Cole Reaction coat, and beige Kenneth Cole Reaction sweater.