- Packaging

We carefully package each bow tie in a wooden box that is wrapped to prevent damage during shipping.

- Delivery

Domestic Orders

We offer a convenient and simple delivery option for only 69 ZAR from Monday to Friday. Once payment has been completed, we will prepare your parcel for door to door overnight* courier. We require a physical address and contact number for shipping. Orders that is places before 13:00 will be couriered the Next Day.  Free delivery for orders over 500 ZAR. 

*Main centres only.  Outlying areas may take up to 72 hours.


Our wooden products are all hand crafted from recycled timber, therefore individual variation can be expected. You are welcome to contact us with any queries regarding our products.

Lead Time

As all Major John bow ties and suspenders are handmade, please allow 8 working days for orders of more than two products to allow for processing and manufacturing as well as an additional 2-3 days for shipping.


Major John does not have facilities for engraving but this can be arranged at a local engraver in Bloemfontein.