Men’s ties complement a fine suit and add personality. Some prefer soft, lustrous silk ties, and other prefer tough, durable linen ties, but either add the final piece to a fine suit. Solid-tone or striped ties match almost any suit pattern and are especially useful for formal or semiformal events. Men’s ties with checkered patterns are perfect for days at the office or the occasional business lunch. For those who are less concerned about formality and need a tie that will last, linen ties get the job done. Silk ties provide unbeatable style and softness but are not as durable as their linen counterparts. However, there are silk ties that are made with some linen for the best of both worlds. Men’s ties and silk ties by Altea of Milano add style to any occasion wear.