This meticulously handcrafted double layered bow tie is made of cotton. Recommended for ages 12 and up. It has a metal clip-on and is pre-tied. Ties are great for every day wear. Handcrafted in the USA. Equipped with metal clip that you just open and put on collar and close. Easy on and off for a comfortable and perfect fit every time. To clean, gently rub with a damp cloth or hand wash, as needed, and lay on a flat surface overnight to dry. We always strive for 100% perfection when handcrafting our products. Item comes with a gift pouch and is ready for gifting.