Monday, 31 October 2011

RIP Sir Jimmy Savile

Sad news over the weekend that Sir Jimmy Savile has died, a couple of days before his 85th birthday.

Tuesday, 25 October 2011

Hipster Cop

At the Occupy Wall Street protest, the identity of a well-dressed plain clothes police officer has come under scrutiny. The skinny tie-wearing cop has been named as Rick Lee by the New York Times. Check out an interview with Detective Lee here, courtesy of GQ.

Monday, 24 October 2011

All Set for Halloween?


In case that wasn't scary enough for you (!) we are only 7 days away from Halloween. So if you are looking for a classier alternative than a ghost costume for an upcoming party, why not vist

Demolition Derby

Anyone interested in football will no doubt be talking about the Manchester derby this morning. City were 6-1 victors in an amazing game. Regular readers of this blog will know that we tipped Manchester City to win the league at the outset in our 'League of Ties'.

Wednesday, 19 October 2011

Something Fishy Going On

Fears have been expressed over the dangers of fish foot spa pedicures. Fans of fish would be much safer going for a Colourful Fish Novelty Tie, available for less than a tenner at TiesPlanet.Com!

Monday, 17 October 2011

Tie of the Day

We thought that it was high time that we selected another 'Tie of the Day' and this time around it is a wonderful designer tie by Ashley Victoria.

Available exclusively at, there will only be 30 of these ties ever made, ensuring an exclusive look.

Simply Bananas

A Japanese artist has taken to sculpting bananas. You can check out some interesting examples of this here.

If you like bananas, then you will really slip up if you don't buy a pair of these novelty cufflinks, priced at just £6.99 today.

Friday, 14 October 2011

Rugby World Cup Reaches Semis

This weekend sees the Rugby World Cup Semi Finals played out. Good luck to all the four teams participating!

London Cocktail Week

London Cocktail Week draws to a close on Sunday. No doubt there will be one or two hangovers at the start of next week but in the meantime there is plenty of (responsible!) fun to be had.

Those who enjoy drinking, or indeed making the odd cocktail or two can add a touch of class to their bartender's uniform with a pair of these Cocktail Glass and Shaker Novelty Cufflinks.

Thursday, 13 October 2011

David Haye Retires

Loudmouthed boxer David Haye has today announced his retirement from the sport. The former WBA Heavyweight Champion had been expected to release the news, with reports earlier in the week that Haye had not renewed his license.

It would come as no shock if this decision was reversed at some stage, with a clash with Vitali Klitschko a surefire money-spinner should it go ahead. These Boxing Gloves Novelty Cufflinks, available at, are a real knockout for fans of the sport!

Wednesday, 12 October 2011

Tuesday, 11 October 2011

EU Sets Debt Deadline

The European Union has set itself a two week deadline to find a solution to the debt crisis. The plan is expected to be presented to the G20 summit in early November.

Monday, 10 October 2011

Silly Sausage Attacks Tiger Woods

In the final round of the Open, a spectator has thrown a hot dog at troubled golf superstar Tiger Woods.

These Hot Dog Novelty Cufflinks would be perfect for the weiner's appearance in court.

Monday, 3 October 2011

Man of Steel to be Crowned

The 2011 Man of Steel will be awarded to a rugby league star tonight.

Although rugby players are not renowned for taking too much care over their appearance, tonight will be an exception at the glitzy awards bash. This rugby ball tie bar would certainly go down well, available at

UPDATE - the winner of this coveted prize was Castleford's Rangi Chase. This is a tremendous achievement given that the team didn't even qualify for the play-offs.