Woven from a high-twist silk yarn on wooden looms dating back to 1928, these Grenadines are timeless essentials of the elegant wardrobe. Grenadine ties can be noticed by their "gauze-like" appearance. Drake's use's special warp threads that are the same colour as the weft threads, resulting in a deep, pure clarity of colour. This tie is handmade at #3 Haberdasher Street, London. It is 100% Silk, woven in Como, Italy.