Five Chic Summer Scarves?


Newsflash, ladies! Scarves are so much more than a winter weather accessory.

These chic and breezy separates are surprisingly sophisticated. And they can be as elegant or as playful as they are versatile – depending on how you style 'em.

Silky scarves are a no-fail way to give your summer wardrobe an instant style upgrade. I tend to go the laid-back route by draping a chic summer scarf loosely around my neck, but you can wear them the traditional way – as I am – in your hair, as a bandeau or as an accent on your favorite weekend handbag.

I tend to shop J. Crew, The Limited and Theodora & Callum for summer-worthy scarves in bold colors and striking prints. This season, I'm very into rich blues and neon hues (the scarf I'm wearing is from The Limited), including these four covetable pieces:

Clockwise, from top: J. Crew, $50 | Juma, $300 |Yuh Okano, $98 | Juicy Couture, $30

Contributing Editor, Hallie Wilson is the blogger behind corals + cognacs, an almost-daily dose of life and style. Here, she shares outfit inspirations, wardrobe creations and general musings on her evolving list of latest obsessions. Offline, Hallie takes time to enjoying life's little luxuries – like shoe shopping, manicures and Zara.