People belonging to different regions of world use several techniques to tie scarves. You have heard of many of them and about some you yet to come across. Below provided are some scarf tying methods, may be you are not aware of them.
Criss Cross – Make basic bias or triangular fold of square scarf. Place the scarf around neck, both ends should be equal in length. Cross the both side twice and bring them in the back of neck. Make a simple knot in the backside. Your criss cross wrap is ready. This kind of wrap highlights the neck area and looks apt on formal as well as casual outfits.
Modified Ascot Neck Wrap – Fold the square scarf in triangular shape. Hold the broad ends and place it in front of neck. Now cross the both ends behind the neck and bring in front. Make a single knot from loose ends. This type of knot is perfect if you want to fill bare neck.
Knotted Belt – Make a basic bias fold of scarf. Insert the scarf strand inside rings from each ends, make sure the fold doesn’t get distorted. Place it around neck and make a double knot in front, shift this knot away from center. Knotted belt scarf can be worn with regular pants and skirts.
Hollywood Knot – Take a scarf and fold it in basic bias method. Place it around neck. Bring one end A1 over other B1 and insert the same from underneath of loop so that it will come in front. Repeat it once again. Adjust your scarf in center of neck. Hollywood knot has adorned the neck of many celebrities, now it’s your time.
Gypsy – Take a scarf and make its triangular fold and wrap around your head. Make a knot behind the back of neck. Try to be as creative as you can be with the knot. Your stylish gypsy knot is ready. This is informal kind of wrap, appears good on casual wears and easy to make.
Rosette Turban – Place the scarf around head and bring the loose in one side of head. Make a simple knot from loose ends. Now twist the one end tightly and circle it around the knot. Tuck it inside rosette. Do the same with other end. You can make use of pins for tucking. Again an informal knot, need rectangular scarf or a square scarf in triangle fold.
Pleated Head – Fold the scarf into half lengthwise and pleat it. Do pressing for neat and clear look. Now place it around head. Bring the loose ends in one side of head and tie. Adjust it. Pleated head is casual form of tying scarf and require long length scarf.
Slip Knot – Fold the scarf in basic bias fold. Place it around neck, keep one’s end slightly longer than other. Make long end to cross short end and wrap it behind. Bring the long end in front of short. Insert it inside the loop from underneath and allow it to come in front. Make the already created loop loose with the help of fingers and inset the long ends into it. Adjust and tight it. Appear apt on collared shirts.
Aforesaid tying methods are applicable on both womens scarves and mens scarves.