Skirting the Necktie Issue
if you think the last time a necktie skirt was hot was when Blossom wore one...
or when there was that article in Sassy Magazine...
ahem, think again.
Straight off the runway in the design capital of the world, Finland, (hello, think Marimekko)...ta da! Necktie skirts are back. This is from the May 2006 issue of Food & Wine Magazine (the issue also has a recipe for Bananas in Coffee Bean Syrup served over yogurt that I can't wait to try).
If you want to try to make your own, Laura at Rick Rack Ruby has a how-to here. She also makes a "swishy" version that involves opening the neckties and removing the 'guts'.
And since I can't give Laura enough praises, there're more pics of some of her necktie items here (there are so many more). Laura is generous with her tutorials: