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How Do I Tie a Scarf? Check Out These 4 Easy Ways

Updated

Splash News Online
Splash News Online

It’s officially scarf season! And since bundling up is the key to staying warm as temperatures drop, we’re offering up a quick refresher on how to do so, easily, and with step-by-step GIFs. Scroll down to check it out.

1. Simple Cowl-Neck Knot 

Lauren Perlstein
Lauren Perlstein

HOW TO DO IT:

  • Start with the scarf draped around your neck with one end shorter than the other (this works best with a rectangular scarf)
  • Wrap it once around your neck
  • Tie it in a knot
  • Pull the wrapped portion of the scarf up and over so it hides the knot

2. The Loop-Through Knot

Lauren Perlstein
Lauren Perlstein

HOW TO DO IT:

  • Start with the scarf draped around your neck with one end shorter than the other (this works best with a rectangular scarf)
  • Pull the longer end over the shorter
  • While holding the scarf in place, pull the scarf back under the shorter end
  • Then loop that end from underneath up and over and into the loop
  • Pull and tighten

3. The Figure Eight 

Lauren Perlstein
Lauren Perlstein

HOW TO DO IT: 

  • Start with the scarf folded in half (use a rectangular scarf for best results)
  • Drape the scarf around your neck
  • Take one end and pull it through the loop
  • Twist the loop
  • Pull the second end through the loop

4. The Drape and Knot 

Lauren Perlstein

HOW TO DO IT: 

  • Start with the scarf draped around your neck with one end shorter than the other (use an oversize blanket scarf)
  • Wrap it once around your neck
  • Take the top corner of the longer end of the scarf (leaving the bottom end hanging) and tie it to the bottom corner of the shorter end

What’s your favorite way to tie a scarf? Let us know in the comments below!