The classic silk scarf is a timeless accessory, bringing to mind visions of Audrey Hepburn, Elizabeth Taylor, Sophia Loren, and of course, Grace Kelly. While a silk scarf is a sound style investment, to make the most out of your new accessory, you’ll need to learn how to tie a scarf in a number of ways. So, in this article, we’re going to explore 5 ways to wear a silk scarf for spring/ summer 2021.
1: Classic Silk Scarf Hair Tie
A silk scarf hair tie is a new way to style your scarf and add a pop of colour to any outfit. To tie your hair using a silk scarf, you’ll first need a hair tie. Sweep your hair back into a high or low ponytail and use the hair tie to keep it in place. Now, this is the trick that most people forget. Gently pull the front of your hair from the hair tie to give yourself a more relaxed and effortless look. You can even pull a few strands of hair out to frame your face. Now your can use your silk scarf to wrap around the hair tie. Make sure to leave the two ends of the scarf loose and the same length as your ponytail. Alternatively, dress a hair bun in a silk scarf for a ballet-inspired hairstyle.
Give your black skinny jeans a touch of luxury and ditch your leather belt for a silk scarf to ooze elegance in the office. This is a must-try spring/ summer 2021 trend. A silk scarf is such a versatile accessory that you can wear it on Monday through the loops of your jeans and on Friday as a hair accessory. The beauty of a silk belt instead of a standard leather one is that it’s not going to feel as restricted and structured, giving you both comfort and style!
For that cute French chic look, learn how to tie a scarf around your neck, with the ends of the fabric adding structure to your outfit. This is an instant way to transform any outfit and use contrasting patterns and colours to your advantage. While black can be slimming, a silk scarf draped down your body will help elongate the neck and give you a more put-together look. The eyes will naturally follow the vibrant pattern of the scarf, which conceals your torso and has the ability to hide a magnitude of sins.
Rock this silk scarf turban trend for spring/ summer 2021 by learning how to tie a scarf into a neat knot or to cover your hair entirely. The silk scarf turban trend will bring to mind an exotic, tropical paradise, where you’re the main character. It’s also pretty easy to do and is basically a bandanna in reverse.
If your style is often quite minimalist, use an eclectic silk scarf to bring out your unique sense of style without adding too much colour and pattern to your overall wardrobe. A simple silk scarf wrapped around your neck and draped down your back is such an effortlessly sophisticated touch that will ooze femininity whilst giving you an understated look.
Shop our online collection of 100% silk scarves here, and update your wardrobe this spring/ summer 2021 with such a timeless and versatile fashion statement.