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    When I joined my dad in 1960, Chipp's largest "personal volume" customer was a brilliant individual who took his grandfather's company...
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    A lot of water over the dam since 1960. I remember Chipp sold English Silk regimental stripe ties back then for $3.50. The catalogs...
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    paul winston replied to the thread In praise of Sam Hober ties.
    For those who are "Grenadine Tie People" - Hober, who makes very good ties and Chipp Neckwear use the same Grenadine Silk from the same...
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    paul winston left a message on Ryan Burwinkel's profile.
    Ryan, Thank you for your kind reply to my post. Best wishes for the coming hours, days and years. Paul cell 203 559-7653
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    Jack Kent Cook bought a lot of Chipp shirts. We never sold him any clothing- but he really liked our shirts. The first few times he came...
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    paul winston replied to the thread bespoke Bespoke ties.
    For those who are "Grenadine Tie People" - a shrinking universe ; Hober, who makes very good ties, and Chipp Neckwear use the same silk...
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    paul winston replied to the thread bespoke Bespoke ties.
    For repairs or re-cuts, Tie Crafters in NYC is where I have sent people for years. My site - chippneckwear - can make ties in any...
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    When we had the shop in our Brown Stone at 14 E 44th, it was not unusual that someone would call tracking down a customer who they...
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    The Cup that Jesus drank from at the Last Supper is not the only Holy Grail. There is a Holy Grail in the men's wear trade. It is an...
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    In my last post I said my next post would return to my "stories". The best laid plans of mice and men......... But something happened...
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    paul winston left a message on Mute's profile.
    Certainly nothing wrong with being a Hober fan. His product is very good. We use the same sources for Grenadine. I only offer length...
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    paul winston left a message on AS676's profile.
    I prefer the blue. Visit my site - chippneckwear.com - and look at our blue hand made in the USA Grenadine tie. It will work and cost...
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    Take it to a tailor and ask him/her what can be done.
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    Although I have been in the "business" for many years I know nothing about Empire. I know this about fabric. There are three aspects of...
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    I enjoyed going to work every day. The pleasure of the business was dealing with the customers. Some of our friends became customers...