A simple strip of fabric continues to change its intent and style in each fashion era; that is the reason that scarf can be confidently called the most versatile accessory and a must-have item in your wardrobe. From the Queen Elizabeth II, First Lady of the United States to fashion models on Paris and Milan runways, scarf has become a great communication tool.
In the early 18th Century, Europeans started wearing these square pieces of printed fabric, mostly used by women. However, the origin of wearing scarf traces back to the late 17th Century in the Middle East and Southern Asia. Even the word “Bandana” is thought to come from either Hindi or Urdu.
This genderless accessory has been worn around the globe with different intentions, a political statement, a fashion statement, and nowadays a stand-in face mask. But let’s take a break from scarves being worn as a face covering and let’s check the new fashion trend that is coming back from 50s and 80s again. Who doesn’t like to try and rock their scarf as a stylish bandana and or headscarf?
Woolen, linen, tweed, silk… scarf does the magic to elevate your look, however none of them feel more elegant than a silk scarf. This versatile accessory can be your best friend everywhere and every season. Try to tie it around your waist as a beach cover up, add it to your ponytail to give an instant update, wear it around your chest as a cute boho-chic summer tube, wrap it around your neck and shoulder to enhance your look, etc. This colorful piece of fabric can do it all; and it seems like these pieces of colorful fabric are here to stay from its popularity of Rap music to celebrities at Coachella and also to your cozy closet.
Did you know that at Elnaz Mario we customize scarf for you? Check our Instagram to find out about the celebrities who worn their customized scarves by Elnaz Mario.