Jace asked in Family & RelationshipsFriends · 2 years ago

Would it be weird to get my guy friend a bow tie for his birthday?

I m sixteen, if age is a matter, and my friend s birthday is coming up, when he will be turning sixteen, and I didn t know what to get him but for some reason bow tie came to my head. I ve only seen older male friends of my family give bow ties as a present to my brother, so would it be weird to get one for a guy friend I don t have any romantic interest in? Also, I m pretty sure he s wore bow ties before so at least I know he wears them. Any other present ideas are also welcome. :)

Update:

Update: I just asked my mom what I should get my friend and she also said bow tie and I just thought I should share this knowledge.

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  • Maria
    Lv 7
    2 years ago
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    You can't give a bowtie without suspenders. It makes the outfit. But seriously, this was a trend among businessmen in the mid-80's. You had to be confident- still do- but I think it's pretty cool.

  • 2 years ago

    unless you have reason to believe he is collecting bow ties yes it is pretty crappy present at any age

  • drip
    Lv 7
    2 years ago

    Young men wear bow ties. My nephews wear them for work instead of ties.

    But a 16 year old wouldn’t have too many events or opportunities to wear a bow tie.

    Some bow ties can be rather expensive. If you can find one at a decent price - discout. Store, on sale. Then may be add on a little something else. His favorite candy, a t-shirt

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