The Half Windsor knot, also known as the Single Windsor knot, is one of the most popular tie knots that are nice and symmetrical, and appropriate for most professional occasions.

The Half Windsor knot is medium in size, nearly symmetrical and works well with the medium spread collar. It is classy without being bulky and not too difficult to learn how to tie.

Here is a step-by-step video tutorial that will teach you how to tie the perfect Half Windsor knot in just 5 steps. Give it a try!

The Half Windsor Knot Tying Instructions

1. Cross the wide end over the thin one and loop it back underneath.
2. Pass the wide end up and over to make a knot.
3. Pass the wide end across the front and loop it from underneath.
4. Pass wide end through the front knot.
5. Tighten and adjust.