CBS Host Wears Olaf Olsson

CBS Host Wears Olaf Olsson

Over the past few months, I have been excited to see Tony Dokoupil, one of the hosts of "CBS This Morning," adding a few Olaf Olsson neckties to hi...

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Japanese Patterns & Designs

Japanese Patterns & Designs

In general, wagara means a Japanese pattern or design. These traditional and historic designs each have a very specific meaning and are often assoc...

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Katsushika Hokusai and Olaf Olsson neckties and batwing bow ties.

An Old Man Mad About Art

Katsushika Hokusai was a Japanese artist born on October 23, 1760 in Edo Japan. He left an enduring legacy of art that still influences the world t...

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Wabi Sabi and the Tea Master

Wabi Sabi and the Tea Master

In late April of 1591 one of the greatest Japanese tea masters of all time, Sen no Rikyū, committed Harakiri at the request of the great Samurai Ge...

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