We’re no strangers to the sartorial power of accessories. In the heart of fall, wool hats, suede ankle boots, and leather gloves become our go-to pieces. Among these essential seasonal accessories are scarves—perhaps the most iconic of them all. If you think the only way to tie a scarf is by draping it around your neck, we are here to show you an arsenal of looks to try this season.
In need of some fresh ideas on how to wear this style staple? Check out how some of the most stylish women are wearing them right now. From cool ways to tie them around your neck to unexpected placement, there is no shortage of inspiration for wearing this fall essential.
Go on to see 15 ways to tie a scarf like a fashion girl, and then shop our favorite styles.
Style Tip: For an unstudied feel, wrap your scarf once around your neck and leave it untied.
Style Tip: Swing a black scarf over one shoulder for an unexpected look.
Style Tip: Knot your scarf once on the side of your neck, and then let the sides drape over your front and back.
Style Tip: Toss one side of your scarf over your shoulder and unfold the front to create extra volume.
Style Tip: Fold your scarf in half, and tightly (but not too tightly) wrap it in a circle shape for a choker-like effect.
Style Tip: Wrap your scarf around your neck once and tie the ends in the front.
Style Tip: Circle your scarf loosely around your neck for an infinity look.
Style Tip: Do a babushka style with a cheerful printed scarf.
Style Tip: Tie a square scarf around your neck and leave the ends poking out to the sides for a French-girl vibe.
Style Tip: Simply knot a vibrant scarf around your wrist.
Style Tip: Drape the bulk of your scarf in front for a Western-inspired result.
Style Tip: Pair your silk scarf with a letterman jacket for a schoolgirl-inspired outfit.
Style Tip: Swap out your statement necklace for a scarf tied on the lower neckline.
Style Tip: Secure your scarf around your neck and leave just the tips of the scarf out in front.
Style Tip: For a fashion-editor look, simply tuck your scarf into your coat.
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We love this motif.
Be inventive with ways to tie your scarf.
The ultimate fall staple.
Wear it tied up in your hair.
This also comes in mustard.
Stay warm with this soft cashmere style.
Polka dots never go out of style.
Unexpected yet lovely colors for fall.
We love the playful lip print.
Wear this fun printed scarf around your neck.
From Gucci’s collaboration with Coco Capitán.
Add a pop of color to any outfit with this.
Style this with a leather jacket.