When we hear the word the word “scarf”, we immediately imagine a long, wide and thick fabric we wrap around ourselves. As much as possible, we would like to avoid wearing it, thinking it makes us look less fabulous. But what we tend to forget, a scarf is an essential accessory, a beneficial part of our outfit. If worn properly and creatively, it would make us look classy.
Different categories of a scarf:
A silk scarf is a scarf made from a natural fibre that is made into a light and airy fabric.
A wool scarf is a scarf made from wool that is taken from sheep, which results in an insulating fabric.
A cashmere scarf is a scarf made from wool taken from a cashmere goat, which is made into a light yet gives well insulation.
A pashmina scarf is a type of cashmere scarf made from fine wool taken from Himalayan Mountain Goat, which is lightweight, soft and warm.
A cotton scarf is a scarf made from most popular fibre in the world, the cotton which makes it light and breathable.
An acrylic scarf is a scarf from a substitute for cashmere, the acrylic fibre, which is comparable to cashmere in appearance and softness.
A viscose scarf is a scarf made from man- made and natural occurring components, which is the viscose rayon. It has a silky appearance, though as breathable as cotton.
- Head scarf
A scarf can be worn on the head to keep your hairstyle intact or to keep your head warm.
- Winter scarf
A scarf that is thick. It is used for the sole purpose of staying warm.
- Beach scarf
A scarf that is used during the summer.
- Neck scarf
A scarf that is used to keep the neck area warm, and protected from the cold.
- Female scarf
- Male scarf
- Children’s scarf
Benefits of using a scarf:
- Using a scarf helps you deal with climate changes. There are times when it is raining in the morning and sunny in the afternoon, or vice versa. And you aren’t always dressed up for the weather, but when you have a scarf it won’t be difficult. You can use your scarf to keep you warm, or cover yourself when the sun’s too hot.
- Using a scarf will help reduce neck pain. When your neck feels stiff, you may use your scarf to warm up your neck. The warmth will help you relax and will help you blood circulation.
- Using a scarf will keep you warm. When it is cold, it is ideal to cover yourself as much as possible. And a scarf will help you just that.
- Using a scarf improves your immune system. When it is cold, you easily contract diseases, thus when you feel warmer, it would help you feel better.
You see, wearing a scarf is not only a fashion statement, but it is also good for you. It has different functions, and can be worn by anybody. A scarf makes you feel warmer, helps you deal with climate changes, helps your immune system, and reduces neck pain.