Summer, spring, winter & fall- all you need to have is the perfect scarf to keep you warm in winters, looking hot in summers and feeling beautiful in spring and fall. It’s an accessory that no woman can resist having a part of her wardrobe. There was a time when scarves were limited to the colder months but now they have evolved as a year-long essential because of numerous varieties in fabric, style and designing. There are infinite styles like silk, cashmere, knitted, wool, cotton and lace. Scarves are the most convenient and affordable way to accessorize your outfit when you’re not in the mood to wear any jewellery. When in doubt, just pick a scarf and wrap around yourself to create definition to your attire and pull off that attitude.
Scarves can be styled in countless ways and you can be as much creative as you want. We have enlisted a number of stylish scarves that will add an instant update to your look-
THE CLASSIC PASHMINA
If we had to pick one scarf to be put on the top of this list of must-haves, the classic pashmina would definitely be out pick. Pashminas are timeless for all you know. A warm shawl in trendy solid colours with a million tying ways is bliss! From bold prints to demure gold and silver, this statement piece can do no wrong. It’s best suited for cold winter and autumn days. It’s made from cashmere wool of the pashmina goat and looks extremely lustrous. Add this to your wardrobe and pair with skinny jeans and a jumper for the perfect look.
PRETTY AND SILKY
The word silky immediately takes us to something glossy and delicate. These delicate pieces are timeless and you can wear them and step up to any office or casual occasion. Lace and silk never fail to add elegance to your attire and can serve as beautiful necklace alternatives as well. They can never go out of style and have a family heirloom touch to themselves. The texture is extremely smooth and is available in satin and matte lustre. These are very delicate & can be best choice for a night party so that the glow of the scarf comes out even brighter.
THE ARAB SHEMAGH
The traditional looking square cut cotton scarf is called the shemagh scarf. It’s traditionally worn by the arabs around the neck and even on the head to protect themselves from heat and dust. Shemagh has a unique style of checkered pattern in all colours like black and white, green and white, black and green-the list is endless. These look really stylish when worn with plain solid colour tees and denims. An all season pick because of high demand; this one surely deserves a place in your closet because of its comfort, unique design and soft texture.
PLAID BLANKET SCARF
Blanket clearly means something that will protect you from harsh winds and an extremely freezing weather. Blanket scarves as you might have guessed are very warm and cosy. They are definitelt the trend of fall and winter with their giant version to keep you cosy all day. Plaid blankets are checkered with a rough texture all over. They can be wrapped around like a shawl or carried like a poncho by folding it in half as a triangle and then pinning the ends in the front. Blanket scarves add a sophisticated colour to the outfit with their greys and blacks.
Pompoms or tassels are added to the borders or corners of scarves to give a colourful and interesting pop to this accessory. Why dress boring when you can dress in colour? The tassels along the borderline give a very edgy look to the scarf and can be used with a variety of outfits because of the pop of colour. They add a dash of dramatic colour with interesting prints. Pair these with dangler earrings, skinny top and flared jeans for a stylish look.
Scarves can make or break an outfit. When choosing a scarf, take into consideration the fabric and season of course. You don’t want to be the clown of the town. As an accessory, it delivers style and function and is the best way to add chic touch to your ensemble.