In 1950, following a siren call westward like many East Coast cosmopolites before them, Robert and Audrey Talbott and their young son, Robb, arrived in Carmel, California. They brought with them a deep-rooted sense of tradition and value, an appreciation of craft, and perhaps most importantly, an innate understanding of and dedication to quality.

Our Roots

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    By the 1960s, the Robert Talbott business received national acclaim for superior quality and sophisticated design.
    Collegiate Ties
    In the business of Quality

It all started with Audrey

Audrey Talbott enjoyed sewing one-of-a-kind bow ties for her husband, family, and friends. Together, Robert and Audrey began to develop an array of exceptionally fine neckwear for what was initially a small, but steadily growing group of discerning customers.

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