Silk Scarf Blog

Do you love roses?

Do you love roses?

You can make a beautiful rose to wear with your favorite outfit for a very feminine look. Watch this video to find out how. Tie a silk scarf into a rose The scarf you see in the video above is our Vieux Bateau silk scarf. The size is 60cm x 60cm. Fold a small scarf into a triangle. Tie two small knots at the peak of the triangle. Cross the two remaining sides inside the center of the scarf. Pull gently to form a rose. Place the rose at the front or side of your neck. Tie it at the back...

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Tie a silk scarf with a delicate ring

Tie a silk scarf with a delicate ring

It's always nice to use a scarf ring to complement an outfit. Here we use a copper ring that we made ourselves. It's quite delicate, but we think it goes well with this silk scarf. The video above shows you how to tie a scarf with a delicate copper ring. Here are the instructions: Fold your scarf into a triangle. Fold it into a narrow scarf starting at the peak. Place the folded scarf in front of the neck. Cross it at the back and bring the ends to the front. Slide one end of the scarf into the ring and...

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6 simple ways to tie a scarf

There are many different scarves for many different purposes that you can play with. It takes a bit of practice to get the hang of tying scarves it but well worth the effort. Here are six common ways to tie a square silk scarf: The head wrap Fold the square scarf diagonally, forming a large triangle. Hold up the scarf and place the center on your forehead. Pull the ends to the back of your head and tie it in a single- or double knot. Adjust the wrap. The muffler Fold the scarf diagonally, forming a large triangle. Put the...

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How to wash your silk scarf

How to wash your silk scarf

Tags on silk scarves often suggest dry cleaning. However, with care, you can hand wash your silk scarf with mild cleaning products and water. What you'll need You'll need two containers of water at a temperature below 86 degrees Fahrenheit and a clean towel. Wash Soak your silk scarf in the shampoo and water container for a few minutes. Gently lift the scarf and plunge it up and down in the water and then move the scarf against itself to wash. Do not wring. Rinse Place your scarf in the vinegar/lemon and water container. Swish the scarf gently and move it against itself...

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About Silk

When you hear the word “silk” you may think of it as one type of fabric. In reality though, silk is a blanket term that has a wide range of beautiful variations. Some popular types of silk are habotai, chiffon, georgette, organza, brocade, and taffeta. Each one has its own characteristics that make it unique. When you look for a silk scarf, there are three factors to consider about the fabric: type, weight and weave. You can have fabric made from the same source and weave it into a totally different cloth. Types of silk As stated, there are a...

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