At an early age, a Little Rock gentleman chooses bow ties for their ease of use and ends up a lifelong devotee
COLLECTOR Chuck Magill HOMETOWN Bettendorf, Iowa CURRENTLY RESIDES Little Rock HIS OBSESSION Bow ties HOW IT BEGAN After graduating from Tulane University, Magill says, “The South had really captured my heart.” He was “immersed in” New Orleans and decided to stay in the city to begin his career in the hotel industry. He found himself working long nights and entertaining clients well into the wee hours, and the ties he wore tended to get in the way and become cumbersome at the end of the day. As a remedy, he made the switch to bow ties for a look that was equally dapper and elegant, yet more comfortable and less likely to pick up a stain from a dinner table or an errant glass of wine. Below, he answers a few more of our questions about the collection….