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Celebs Love Summer Scarves!
It’s the one trend among the rich and famous that has no age or personal style boundaries. Lightweight scarves are numerous in sizes and styles and celebs are throwing them on with everything. Vanessa Hudgens, Nicole Richie, Rachel Bilson, Lauren Conrad, Hilary Duff, Mary-Kate Olsen, Cameron Diaz, Jennifer Aniston, and Kate Moss just to name a … oh who are we kidding, a LOT of celebs are sporting the summer scarf!
Scarves in the Summertime?
Don’t make the mistake of wearing a winter scarf in the warmer months. Summer scarves are different from winter scarves in fabric, weight, and style. Not only are winter scarves too hot to wear during summer, but it’s also a major fashion faux pas. Summer scarves are tissue weight fabrics, usually with linen blends, in softer colors. Lightweight scarves are usually wider and longer but because they are thin they usually scrunch down into smaller proportions. Winter scarves are thicker, with wool blends for warmth and come in richer colors that are more appropriate for fall and winter weather.
Summer scarves aren’t just for looks, they also serve a purpose. During the warmer months, it becomes difficult to plan outfits when going from inside to outside. Severe heat outside becomes briskly air conditioned in a matter of seconds and the summer scarf is perfect for the quick change. Draping it loosely around the neck doesn’t stifle you and when you step indoors, just tighten your swoop.
How to Wear Summer Scarves
It’s not all about functionality; lightweight summer scarves are seriously stylish. Most "It” girls throw on a basic scarf like this Love Quotes Italian Linen Scarf with a tee shirt and jeans or shorts. Sandals, a hobo bag, and a pair of shades complete the look – and what could be simpler? For an even trendier look, throw on a woven fedora as well. When the weather heats up too much, just tie your scarf loosely around the shoulder strap of your handbag and it instantly becomes a chic charm. There are no real guidelines on what to wear with a summer scarf. There are options for every piece of clothing both day and night. The options only become limited on what type of look you are trying to achieve:
The next time you're ready to head out of the house, don’t forget to throw on a quick summer scarf to up your style points and stay both cool and warm!
Article Written By: Dayle Zimmer; Dayle is a graduate of FIDM in Los Angeles, CA and enjoys the creative aspects of life and shopping for shoes.
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