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How to tie a Bandana

Discussion in 'Bikes and Buying Advice - What Bike?' started by Bigtallfatbloke, 18 Jun 2008.

  1. Bigtallfatbloke

    Bigtallfatbloke New Member

    Ok I just took delivery of three Bandanas , a Union jack, a Pirate red and a pirate black...these are part of my master plan to look cooler by the second and conquer the universe...anyway...how the hell do I wear these things ?? Is there a trick? They just keep falling off, or make me look like I am wearing a bishops hat or something...please help me avoid fashion suicide. Ta.

    Nob'ed from Essex:biggrin:.
  2. Mister Paul

    Mister Paul Legendary Member

    Tie a knot in each corner and pop it on your head.

    The white ones look the best.
  3. OP

    Bigtallfatbloke New Member

    what you mean like a Les Dawson knotted hanky style?
  4. longers

    longers Veteran

    Fold it in half diagonally.

    Take the two corners that are at the end of the longest side and tie these behind your head and just tuck the flap in.

    Take photo of self and post on here.
  5. Mister Paul

    Mister Paul Legendary Member

    Yup. Or Monty Python.

    Tis the best way. And you know it.
  6. Dayvo

    Dayvo Just passin' through

  7. OP

    Bigtallfatbloke New Member

    Ha!...I look like bloody nora batty on a bad day! Too funny...it was supposed to look more..erm...Jack Sparrow ish...aye...more Piratey is required..aye..
  8. john59

    john59 Guru

  9. Joe24

    Joe24 More serious cyclist than Bonj

    Buffs are good and easier then bandanas.
    Get a buff, put a pole up from the back of your bike with the flags on and take it when you go on tour.
  10. Panter

    Panter Just call me Chris...

    This is the guide I used, it gets surprisingly easy after a while :biggrin:
  11. OP

    Bigtallfatbloke New Member

    Thanks for the tips all.

    Let me just say here that I have been totally impressed with the web supplier i bought 3 bandanas from:becool:.


    They were quick to deliver, the product is good quality and as described & above all they communicated with me privately via e mail immediatly when I hit the wrong tit and double ordered by mistake. Then after I got them they were quick to help when I asked then how to fit them and freindly and pleasant throughout. I highly reccomend anybody into bandanas to buy from the bandanashop.com

    ..just saying :laugh:.
  12. Dayvo

    Dayvo Just passin' through

  13. Tynan

    Tynan Veteran

    I use a buff in winter and love it, bandanas look a bit gay at best