In an attempt to share our love and appreciation for one of fashion world’s most versatile accessories – the silk scarf – we’re bringing you a series of mini-tutorials on a weekly basis, featuring how-to videos and styling tips on various ways to incorporate a Terracotta silk scarf into your daily outfit. Whether you want to add a pop of color or a touch of texture, these scarves could become your accessory staple in achieving an effortlessly put-together look.
To kick-off our mini-series, we styled the “Cary” Crab Silk Scarf in Beach Sand into an all-time favorite scarf bow.
When paired with a structured blazer, a silk scarf bow adds the perfect touch of texture and femininity. Simply swap out the leather leggings with your favorite pair of cropped pants or skinny jeans for an office-ready look. If your office is as chilly as our old neck of the wood at Eleven Madison Avenue, you’ll certainly appreciate the added warmth without the bulk.
To help you along, below is a step-by-step tutorial on how to tie a silk scarf bow:
One final styling tip: to avoid the flight-attendant uniform look, opt for a semi-sheer chiffon silk scarf rather than one made of twill. A more neutral color will also help tune down the intensity of a neckbow so you can look classy and chic without feeling overly dramatic.