Many people who want to add some interest to their outfit will go for accessories. Being fashionably dressed does not only revolve around clothing. Accessories like jewelry, bags and hats can help to pull of various looks. There is one accessory piece that is a wardrobe staple is the classic scarf. A scarf is one of the simplest and also chic accessories that add a touch of sophistication to any outfit.
No matter if it is chunky knit piece to keep your neck warm during the cold winter days or the soft and lightweight silk scarf for warmer days, there is a scarf for every outfit. Besides being a functional piece that keep you warm in winter and protect the skin from the damaging UV rays, they are a fashionable wear to add some some stylishness to your looks.
Scarves come in a plethora of material, colors and styles. They can be worn in any season and there are many different ways to wear this versatile accessory. Scroll ahead if you want to know why scarves are so fashionable and how you can style them.
1. The classic way is to wrap it around your neck
For this classic style, you can use a square or a rectangle scarf and wrap it around your neck. There are different styles to try as follows:-
The drape – This is done by draping the scarf evenly around the neck and let it hang. Just make sure the sides are even.
The loop – Drape the scarf just like the above way and take one side to loop it around the neck again. Also, make sure the sides are even once complete.
The tie – Hang the scarf around your neck, and then take the tails on both sides, tie them together and pull until the knot is at where you prefer.
The French style – Use a small scarf and fold it into a triangle. Roll it until you got your desired width and double knot it comfortably tight to the neck.
The Girl Scout – Perfect for wearing low cut top or even a turtleneck. Lay the scarf flat and roll one point to the opposite side. Wrap the scarf around the neck and meet both points at the front of the chest. Tie a loose fit knot below the collarbone.
2. On Your Hair
If you love hair accessories, you will like having a scarf on your hair. Whether the scarf is tied like a bandana, a hair tie, or between your braids, it definitely dresses up your look. Scarves are also great when you have to deal with a bad hair day. Channel your inner Grace Kelly with a larger piece of the scarf around your head.
3. Tie it to your bag.
A quick and easy way to add a touch of spark to your bag is to tie a scarf at the handle. Choose a color that contrasts to make it pop out.
4. Around the waist as a belt
Instead of an expensive waist belt, use a pretty scarf. It looks attractive to have it wrapped around a nice pair of jeans and hanging in front of your outfit. Choose a color that stands out.
Scarves are definitely a great accessory to have and they work with any hair length. The best part is, scarves are not expensive at all. You can fill up your wardrobe with a variety of them that can be used in multiple different ways.