An engraved tie clip makes a great gift for the groom, groomsman, best man, or father of the bride / father of the groom. A tie bar, or tie clip, is one accessory he might not already own and it offers functionality: a tie clip (aka a tie bar) is worn to keep a necktie neatly in place and fastened to the placket of your shirt. Today we’re telling you how to wear a tie clip / tie bar like a pro and share our top picks for engraved tie clip gifts. Beside keeping his tie straight and in place, it will keep the groomsmen looking polished and their best in photos. A tie clip or tie bar is especially helpful for summer weddings when it is windy, or beach weddings when you can barely keep the tie in one place. It makes an affordable wedding gift and we love these from Tesoro Jewelry on Etsy. Take a look: we’ve found an engraved tie clip for everyone on your list! Enjoy!
Engraved Tie Clip
This hand stamped engraved tie clip is handmade with pure aluminum. For a matte finish, the tie bar is tumbled smooth and brushed. If you prefer a shiny finish, just ask! They’re happy to make custom orders.
Tie bar measures 1/4 x 1 7/8 inches or 1/4 x 2 /4 inches. Tie bar will not tarnish or discolor fabric; each tie bar is completely made to order. Engraved tie bar can be customized with his initials, monogram, or custom wording.
How to Wear a Tie Clip
Tie clips are worn between the 3rd and 4th dress shirt buttons; tie bar should span about 2/3 to 3/4 the width of the tie at that point.
- Tie clip is worn between the 3rd and 4th dress shirt buttons around the sternum.
Tie clip or bar should never be wider than your tie.
Tie bar should range in size between one inch and the width of your tie. 3/4 the width of your tie is perfect.
Here is what a tie bar looks like when worn properly:
Now that you know how to wear a tie clip, here are some engraved tie clip examples to inspire you.
Father of the Bride / Father of the Groom Engraved Tie Clip
Groom Tie Clip
This engraved tie clip is ideal for the groom.
Prefer his monogram? This engraved tie bar is great for him.
And this engraved tie bar features his initials.
Groomsman Tie Clip
For groomsmen, a tie clip with “groomsman” engraved on it works best.
Alternatively, a custom engraved tie clip with his monogram, home state, nickname, or other fun customization makes a great gift.
Best Man Tie Clip
There’s an engraved tie clip with “best man“, perfect for him.
Where to Buy Your Engraved Tie Clip
You can buy any of the tie clips shown here at TesoroJewelry. They’re awesome to work with so we know you’re in great hands!
If you need usher gifts, an engraved tie clip makes a great one! We recommend choosing a tie clip with his initials or monogram personalized.