Can one wear a new tie during nine days since it is not really a beged or do we say anything used to enhance a look is a problem?
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The Ohr Somayach website says the following:
I think it is reasonable to classify a tie as clothing over which we do not make “sh’hecheyanu”.
Sefer Avnei Yashfei Chelek 1:217 holds that a tie is considered a beged and if has shatnez its a problem.
In Chelek 5:46:3 He writes that a tie is like a malbush in regards to having a Shabbas tie set aside.