Jesse Tyler Ferguson and Justin Mikita Unveil ‘Tie the Knot for the Tie Bar’ Design for 2014 Tony Awards
Jesse Tyler Ferguson and husband, Justin Mikita, have once again created an exclusive edition bow tie by "Tie The Knot for The Tie Bar" for the 2014 Tony Awards. This yea
r’s design feature a pattern of stars against a midnight background, representing the Tony Awards "Where the Stars Align" campaign. "Tie The Knot" www.TieTheKnot.org was founded to raise awareness and advocate on behalf of marriage equality. All proceeds benefit UnitedStates organizations fighting on behalf of LGBT Civil Rights. The exclusice, limited edition Tony bow tie is available for purchase at www.TheTieBar.com for $25.
"When designing the Tie The Knot Collection with the Tie Bar, we tried to incorporate the essence of the night yet keep it completely refined for a black tie event." says Ferguson "Exactly," Mikita continues "a patterned black bow tie with small stars is a statement accessory that will complete the outfit and give it some personality that would otherwise go unnoticed."
The Tony Awards, hosted by Hugh Jackman, will be broadcast in a three-hour ceremony from Radio City Music Hall, on the CBS television network on Sunday June 8, 2014. For more information on the Tony Awards. please visit www.TonyAwards.com
"The incorporation of our ‘Where the Stars Align’ campaign into the bow tie’s design creates a wonderfully stylish memento of this year’s Tony Awards that Broadway fans can wear for years to come while supporting a wonderful cause. We are honored to partner with Jesse and Justin again this year," said Charlotte St Martin, Executive Director of The Broadway League and Heather Hitchens, Executive Director of the American Theatre Wing.
TonyAwards.com, developed, produced, and hosted by IBM, is centerpiece of the Tony Awards digital platform that includes an interactive Second Screen (TonyAwards.com/secondscreen) to complement the CBS telecast on June 8; a Spotlight Series on potential nominees; Google+ hangouts; a live webcast of the Nominations Announcement; multimedia coverage before, during, and after the Tony ceremony; and much more.
About Tie The Knot: Tie The Knot was founded to combine humor, style, individuality, fashion, art, and equality. Founded by Jesse Tyler Ferguson and Justin Mikita, the goal of Tie The Knot is clear: to advocate for the civil rights of gay and lesbian Americans throughout the United States and to look damn good while doing it. For more information on the fight for equal marriage rights, Tie The Knot will keep an active blog with up-to-date news and developments throughout the country on their website www.TieTheKnot.org. You can also follow Tie The Knot on Twitter twitter.com/TieTheKnotOrg, Facebook facebook.com/TieTheKnotOrg Pinterest http://pinterest.com/TieTheKnotOrg and YouTube https://www.youtube.com/TieTheKnotOrg #tietheknot
About The Tie Bar: Founded a decade ago on the premise that a well-made tie shouldn’t cost a fortune, The Tie Bar has become the #1 e-commerce destination for stylish men’s accessories – namely neckties, bow ties, tie bars, pocket squares, socks and a host of other products. By designing its own products and offering the largest selection online, The Tie Bar allows men to find the right ties and accessories to match their style while delivering premium quality and exceptional value. The Chicago-based company has been hailed and consistently featured by GQ Magazine among others for its ability to predict and drive trends in men’s fashion. The company’s raving fan base includes countless celebrities who love its style, quality and value. For additional information about The Tie Bar, visit www.TheTieBar.com. You can also follow The Tie Bar on Twitter twitter.com/thetiebar Facebook facebook.com/TheTieBar Instagram instagram.com/thetiebar #thetiebar