The origins

130 years of Fumagalli 1891 and its historical archives
 A journey to rediscover the past  130 years have passed by since 1891, when Attilio Fumagalli opened the first tie factory in Milan. In 130 years Italy has grown as a modern country, Italian habits have changed and the industry...
THE STORY OF THE TIE
Whether striped, wide, solid-coloured or printed, today, the tie is known for its elegance. It has become a symbol of distinguished class-an accessory that  every stylish gentleman must have in his wardrobe.
However, it seems that almost nobody really knows anything about its origin or actual use. To this day, it’s uncertain about when people started to wear ties.