3 Ways to Tie a Blanket Scarf This Winter

Anna LaPlaca

Winter is coming, as they say, and the one accessory that's as stylish as it is cozy is the oversize blanket scarf—the versatile item everyone will need in just a few months' time. Aside from being able to throw it on over any outfit, the extra-large scarf can be worn a few different ways, depending on your mood or personal style. Give your look an overall polish by wearing a belt at your waist and tucking in the scarf. Want to keep all the warmth you can get? Try the "cozy shoulder wrap" for a classic finish. Maybe you're running out the door and need an extra layer, in which case, simply throw on a blanket scarf and go.

Keep reading to see a step-by-step guide for each of these three cool ways to tie a blanket scarf.

Belt It

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Step 1: Fold your scarf horizontally so that it's long and narrow.

Step 2: Drape it over your shoulders evenly but loosely.

Step 3: Take a belt and fasten it at your waist so that it cinches the scarf in the front.

Step 4: Layer over and under!

The Cozy Shoulder Wrap

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Step 1: Drape your (unfolded) scarf evenly over both shoulders.

Step 2: Pull one of the front corners back behind the opposite shoulder, tucking it underneath the scarf.

Step 3: Take the remaining front corner, place it over the opposite shoulder, and tuck it in behind your neck to keep it in place.

Tip: The bigger the scarf, the better. 

Throw It on and Go

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Step 1: Fold your scarf horizontally so that it's long and narrow.

Step 2: Drape it over your shoulders evenly but loosely.

Step 3: Wear it slightly longer on one side for an effortless vibe.

Tip: The thicker the material of the scarf, the better.

Now you know how to tie a blanket scarf three different wayskeep reading to shop 12 super-stylish and incredibly cozy scarves.

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