How to Wear a Silk Scarf – 17 Ideas

Image via Kate Spade

It’s no wonder you’re looking for how to wear a silk scarf. A classic silk scarf can add polish to an everyday look and up your outfit’s chic factor. It’s also an easy way to incorporate pattern and color into your style and tie your whole look together.

Whether it was a new way to tie it or a new way to wear it altogether, 17 fashionistas show us how they wear their silk scarves.

How to Wear a Silk Scarf

1. Instead of a bandana

how to wear a silk scarf

To copy this look, fold your scarf into a triangle and then roll the material all the way to the ends. Wrap it around your neck once and then loop the ends through at the front of your neck.

2. Tied at the neck

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via Ej Style

This vintage scarf makes her casual outfit pop

3. As a headscarf

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via Pinterest

This floral headscarf perfectly complements this fashionistas purple streaked hair and houndstooth jacket

4. Wrapped

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via Oh My Couture Official

Dress up your work blazer by pairing it with a neutral scarf

5. Wear it loose

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via Crystalin Marie

If you’re opting for a longer scarf, drape it around your neck to top off your look

6. Tie it in a bow

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via Man Repeller

Leandra Medine brings back the bow with her colorful scarf

7. As it should be

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via The Styleograph

Just because it’s spring doesn’t mean the weather will always cooperate, so add a printed scarf for a bit of extra warmth and chicness

8. Add a little color

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via 9to5chic

This bold square scarf really makes the outfit

9. Channel the 2000s

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via The Styleograph

Remember when it was all the rage to pair a skinny scarf with your tank top back in the days of TRL and boy bands? Well, this is the new and improved version of that.

10. Wear it as a belt

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Via A Love Is Blind

Shimmy your scarf through your belt loops for a pop of color for your boyfriend jeans

11. Match it to your top

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via Always Judging

Reuse the tie for your silk wrap blouse as a scarf

12. Triangle your scarf

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via Elin Kling

Try a classic cowboy tie like Elin Kling did below

13. Wear a silk scarf like a shawl

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via Mysterious Girl

Casually throw your favorite colorful scarf over your shoulders for a playful look.

14. Accessorize your purse

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via Not Your Standard

Tie your favorite silk scarf onto your purse to accent a monochrome outfit

15. Mix and march patterns

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via Peace Love Shea

Shea Marie accented her pinstripe jumpsuit with a bold scarf. To achieve the look, simply knot your scarf once and twist it to the side.

16. Wear it as a bracelet

via Silk Philosophy on Etsy

Silk scarves are quickly replacing bangles as the new arm accessory of choice.

17. Keep it small

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via The Chriselle Factor

A smaller scarf will give you just enough material to tie off the ends at the side of your neck

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