Cravat (necktie), is Croatia’s gift to fashion. French men were “greatly impressed” by the Croatian style and adopted this new fashion during the reign of King Louis XIV and referred to it as “A la Croate”. Cravat is derived from the word for Croat (Hrvat).

Cravat (necktie), is Croatia’s gift to fashion. French men were “greatly impressed” by the Croatian style and adopted this new fashion during the reign of King Louis XIV and referred to it as “A la Croate”. Cravat is derived from the word for Croat (Hrvat).