So many people
that I talk to think that the winter time can get pretty stale in terms of
wardrobes to choose from, in part because most people are relying on a small
subset of coats and boots to wear as the staples of their outfits.
However, there is
one element to winter clothing that is severely underrated and that is the
Wearing scarves in
the winter is a game-changer for those who want to add new and exciting looks and
create seemingly brand new wardrobes in an instant.
A great thing
about the scarf is that it is super lightweight and can be easily stored in
The fact that they
have such a small footprint means that you can store upwards of ten or twenty
scarves in your closet if you so desire.
And all of this
means that you have plenty of options to choose from.
are typically the top of your wardrobe (unless you are wearing some sort of
headwear), they instantly become the focal point for your outfit as a whole.
So instead of
thinking to yourself that you only have three coats and therefore are stuck
with three distinct wardrobes, simply changing the scarf you wear over that
coat gives the entire look a new feel, essentially creating a brand new
And again, because you can easily have numerous scarves on hand, this means numerous wardrobes to rely on – much more than previously thought!
The type of
scarves you use also plays a big role in how they get incorporated into your
If you are not
typically in a particularly cold climate that requires scarves, you may not be
able to use larger scarves that would make you too warm as a whole to wear on a
However, there are
plenty of thinner scarves that are available that can be worn almost anywhere
in the United States (except maybe Hawaii).
These scarves are
perfect for those who want the added style and personality to their wardrobe,
without necessarily the practical benefit of getting warmer.
For those who live
in colder climates, lucky for you is the fact that you can use larger scarves as
And when I say
larger scarves, I typically mean thicker scarves that ultimately are more voluminous,
which helps to add even more color and style to your wardrobe, but also can
beautiful accentuate the neck and head area if worn properly.
scarves should be worn in a way that makes it the focal point of the ensemble –
it doesn’t necessarily need to stand out to the point of becoming an eye sore,
but it should definitely be an article of clothing that draws considerable
attention to the average person looking at you.
Until global warming makes winters obsolete, there will always be a need for cute and amazing winter ensembles.
Just make sure to
remember that any good winter ensemble can be made even better with the perfect