Headline: Wrap Me Up!
An elegant scarf is one of the few accessories that transcends trends, seasons and even generations, and you’re just as likely to spot IMF chief Christine Lagarde, whose own signature silk knot is touted as a new female power symbol.
Making a debut since the early 50s’ and finding its way through the 60s’, 70s’ and 80s’, eventually by the 1990s’ they were no longer seen as a must-have – until 2003 when Alexander McQueen’s skull print scarf first appeared, and the It Scarf was born.
This singular black and white swathe of fabric sparked frenzy among trend-watchers and brought the scarf to a new generation. Since then, it has been a signature accessory of the house, reproduced in different colors every season.
So whether yours is a beloved heirloom, handed down from a stylish great-granny, a recent high street find or a hard-earned trophy of your independent success, there are no more rules on how to wear it.
Hubb’s Fashion Editor, Priyanka, shows you a quick fix for those rushed mornings. Accessories can always complete a look.
When you’re unsure about those earrings or can’t seem to untangle that necklace or don’t have anyone around to hook that bracelet, grab a scarf and learn the six different ways you could enhance that look!