Fun Fact Tuesday – Honduras

Welcome back to Fun Fact Tuesday at Statesman Ties. This week we’re talking about Honduras, the country that inspired our Honduras tie. Fun Fact 1:  Copan is a Mayan city built between 400 and 800 B.C.E. It is considered one of the most spectacular cities created by the Mayans and [...]

Statesman Ties Reaches New Corners of the World with Nine New Tie Designs

Statesman Ties Reveals Nine New Ties, Continuing to Expand Their Missionary Reach BETHPAGE, NEW YORK- Statesman Ties, a customizable tie company specializing in ties to celebrate and remember LDS Mission sites around the world, announced this month the release of nine new tie designs. Statesman Ties continues to advance their [...]

Fun Fact Tuesday – Ghana

Welcome back to Fun Fact Tuesday at Statesman Ties. This week we’re talking about Ghana, the country that inspired our Ghana tie. Fun Fact 1: Lake Volta is the largest man-made lake in the entire world. It’s so big that it can be seen from space! The lake covers nearly [...]

Fun Fact Tuesday – Greece

Welcome back to Fun Fact Tuesday at Statesman Ties. This week we’re talking about a dreamy Mediterranean country, Greece, which inspired our Greece tie. Fun Fact 1: The Monasteries in Meteora are the second most important site in Greece (the first is the Acropolis!). They’re one of the only UNESCO [...]

Fun Fact Tuesday – Ecuador

This week at Statesman Ties we’re discussing Ecuador, the country named after the equator line! This is the county that inspired our Ecuador tie. Fun Fact 1: As we already hinted at, Ecuador is along the equatorial bulge, which means that Ecuador’s highest mountain, Mount Chimborazo, is the point on [...]

Fun Fact Tuesday – Germany

Welcome back to Fun Fact Tuesday at Statesman Ties. This week we’re talking about Germany, the country that inspired our Germany tie. Fun Fact 1: Germany is a land of inventors. Germans invented the light bulb, calculator, car, insulin, clarinet, pocket watch, television, paraffin, gasoline and diesel engines, motorcycle, jet [...]

Fun Fact Tuesday – France

We’re back this week at Statesman Ties to talk about the cultural heavyweight, France, the county that inspired our France tie. Fun Fact 1: The shortest reigning king in history was Louis XIX, who ruled France for a mere 20 minutes before he abdicated himself in favor of his nephew, [...]

Fun Fact Tuesday – Finland

This week at Statesman Ties we’re talking about Finland, the land of saunas. This is the county that inspired our Finland tie. Fun Fact 1: October 13th is Finland’s annual Day of For Failure. Finland takes a pretty optimistic view of failure, citing that it takes failure to finally become [...]

Fun Fact Tuesday – Congo

This week here on Fun Fact Tuesday at Statesman Ties we’re going to be talking about The Democratic Republic of Congo, which is the country that inspired our Congo tie. Fun Fact 1: Congo is an incredibly diverse nation with over 200 ethnic groups represented and nearly 250 languages spoken [...]

Fun Fact Tuesday – Dominican Republic

We’re here with another round of Tuesday Fun Facts at Statesman Ties – this time on the Dominica Republic, the country that was the inspiration for our Dominican Republic tie. Let’s dive in. Fun Fact 1: Dominica only has a population of about 72,665 people and Roseau (pictured below), the [...]

Fun Fact Tuesday – Dominica

It’s Fun Fact Tuesday again at Statesman Ties. This week we’re covering Dominica, the country that inspired our Dominica tie. Fun Fact 1: Dominica only has a population of about 72,665 people and Roseau (pictured below), the capital, is the largest city with a population of 16,500. Most of the [...]

Fun Fact Tuesday – Denmark

This week here on Fun Fact Tuesday at Statesman Ties we’re going to be talking about Denmark, the inspiration for our Denmark tie. Fun Fact 1: Denmark is reported to be the happiest country in the world (but that just might be because Danes consume more coffee per capita than [...]

Fun Fact Tuesday – Colombia

This week at Statesman Ties we’re discussing Colombia! This county inspired our Colombia tie. Let’s get started. Fun Fact 1: Colombia is one of only 17 “megadiverse” countries in the world, second only to Brazil, which is more than ten times its size. It has the most species by area [...]

Fun Fact Tuesday – China

It’s Fun Fact Tuesday again on Statesman Ties and this week we’re discussing the country that invented ice cream, China! This is the country that inspired our China tie. Fun Fact 1: Despite common belief, the Great Wall of China cannot be seen from space with the naked eye, but [...]

Fun Fact Tuesday – Chile

On this week’s edition of Fun Fact Tuesday by Statesman Ties, we’re discussing Chile. This is the country that inspired our Chile tie. Fun Fact 1: Chile is home to the world’s largest swimming pool – a gargantuan 3,324-foot long man-made saltwater lagoon at the San Alfonso del Mar resort [...]

Fun Fact Tuesday – Canada

This week at Statesman Ties we’re discussing our neighbor to the north – Canada! The second largest country in the world has a lot of interesting facts about it, not to mention the fact that it inspired our Canada tie. Let’s dive in. Fun Fact 1: Canada is obviously a [...]

Fun Fact Tuesday – Brazil

On this week’s edition of Fun Fact Tuesday by Statesman Ties, we’re discussing the country that hosted this year’s Olympic Games: Brazil. This is the country that inspired our Brazil tie. Fun Fact 1: Brazil is a huge country. It’s the 5th largest country in the world by size (8.5 [...]

Fun Fact Tuesday – Bolivia

This week here on Fun Fact Tuesday at Statesman Ties we’re taking a peek at Bolivia, which is the country that inspired our Bolivia tie. Fun Fact 1: Bolivia is home to an enormous stretch of salt flats called Salar de Uyuni, which is considered the largest mirror on Earth [...]

Fun Fact Tuesday – Belgium

On this week’s installment of Fun Fact Tuesday at Statesman Ties we’re discussing the land of waffles – Belgium! This is the country that inspired our Belgium tie. Fun Fact 1: There are more castles per square mile in Belgium than there are anywhere else in the world. The Beersel [...]

Fun Fact Tuesday – Australia

This week on Statesman Ties we’re featuring some fun facts about the land down under – Australia, the country that inspired our Australia tie. Fun Fact 1: Australia is huge. It’s the sixth largest country in the world and the distance from coast to coast is as far as the [...]

Fun Fact Tuesday – Argentina

  This week on Statesman Ties, we’re discussing some interesting facts about Argentina, the country that inspired our Argentina tie. Fun Fact 1: While the official name of Argentina is the Argentine Republic, the name ‘Argentina’ is derived from the Latin word for silver, argentum. It was originally believed by [...]