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Ammonite Tie Tack, fossil tie pin

$ 29.50



Yes, you need an ammonite tie tack! It has alllll the og fossil vibes! A tie tack is snazzy tie jewelry with fun AND function!


  • Stones average ~2cm at their widest
  • Each is securely attached to an electroplated tie pin and clutch with t-bar chain.
  • Stone reverse is coated in resin to bring out the color and prevent cracking
  • Stone origin: Madagascar.
  • Natural, un-dyed stones
  • Handmade. Please allow for slight variations in color, shape and size of the stones.
  • Gift box included.

► HOW TO!? Pin to your tie to keep it from swaying and add an unforgettable decorative accent to your outfit. 

  • Insert the T-bar through the third buttonhole on your shirt.
  • Push the pointed post through your tie
  • Insert the post into the clutch hanging from the chain. Hold the clutch with your fingertips and slide the post into it.
  • Now you’re sorted! The chain will live behind the tie and keep it from swinging.
  • When pinning: don’t stretch or pull your tie tight, instead, allow it to hang naturally so it doesn’t bunch up or create a larger hole when you push the post through it.
  • Can’t pierce your nose or ear at work? Be a tie-piercing rebel! Yep, whenever you use a tie pin, there will be a small hole in your tie. After wearing, you can gently steam the little hole with an iron, to make it shrink a bit. (Please do not steam your nose or ear or anything else you may have pierced already.)
► ABOUT THE STONE: Ammonites were predatory mollusks that resembled a squid with a shell. These cephalopods had eyes, tentacles, and spiral shells. They are more closely related to a living octopus, though the shells resemble that of a nautilus. Ammonites appeared in the fossil record about 240 million years ago. Ammonites lived in the seas near what are now the called the Mahajanga and Tulear regions of Madagascar. 

 

►NEED MORE?
Makes a perfect gift for any dude or woman, any human that has a cuff that needs fancying! Got a super special occasion? Fathers of the bride, grooms and groomsmen - more similar stones can usually be sourced and I can make plenty more, we can make sets for wedding parties or groomsmen gifts. Please contact us for specific stone customization requests.

► ABOUT THE MAKER:
Each pair of cufflinks is unique and one of a kind, and made by hand by printmaker, metalworking artist and Cyberoptix founder, Bethany Shorb. I work between Detroit, MI and Los Angeles, CA, where I source all our stone, crystal, shell, fossil and horn specimens there and at the Tuscon and Quartzsite AZ gem shows. All are intuitively sourced in person, from only the most reputable suppliers.


Make this design uniquely yours by choosing custom ink and fabric colors.

If you would like help from the pros when choosing custom colors to match please email us at orders@cyberoptix.com

You can also call 855-LAB-TIES(522-8437) during Monday-Friday 9:00am-5:00pm