If given a choice to choose just one fashion accessory to add some twist to my outfits, I would without a doubt pick a nice scarf. And the reason is simple, because it’s an evergreen, versatile accessory that can be worn on almost every occasion and can be styled in a number of ways.
No matter what size you are, a scarf never discriminates and looks good no matter how you wear it. I have been a fan of this amazing accessory since my high school days and over the years; I have discovered new, interesting ways to use a it to jazz up my outfits. So, today I’ll be sharing them with you. Enjoy! If you looking for more styling blogs, you can find them here.
1. On one Shoulder with a Belt
Who said you can only wear your scarf around your neck? Give a stylish twist to your basic outfit by adding a scarf on one shoulder like I did and then put a belt over it to hold it in place. This simple trick will take your outfit from boring to chic in minutes. It is also a nice way to add some colour, if you are wearing a neutral outfit.
2. As a Headband
Ditch your regular headband and use a scarf instead. Take your favourite, bright coloured and tie it as a headband to get that fun and flirty look instantly, it’s that simple. Also, the flowy scarf tied over your luscious locks looks great in pictures. This also comes in handy for the times when you are struggling to find your actual headband.
3. Over a Slip Dress with a Belt
Want a glamorous look using a scarf? Don’t you worry, I have got you covered. Pick out your favourite strappy dress from the closet, put a scarf around your neck and add a belt over it. The belt helps in keeping the scarf in place and also accentuates the waist. Wear this look for cocktail night with your girls, be ready to be showered with compliments.
4. As a Belt
Give your normal, boring belt a break and use your scarf as a belt for your bottoms. This trick is perfect to give your outfit a pop of colour and make you look trendy. This works best with your casual, everyday outfits as the scarf acts as a statement piece for your outfit. So, the next time you want to give a twist to your jeans and t-shirt, you know what to do.
5. Around the Neck
If you are someone who doesn’t like to experiment with your clothes much, then this one is for you. Just wear your scarf around your neck and you are good to go. You can do this with your casual looks and even with not-so-basic looks, like I did. Whenever you feel like there is something missing In your outfit, add a scarf and slay away.
So, here are the ways in which I style my scarf to take my outfits to the next level and make them more trendy & chic. Do let me know which one you liked the most.