Scarf is a long or square piece of cloth which is tied on head or neck. Normally people use scarf in cold weather to protect themselves from chilled air. But now they made it a fashion and use it in hot weather also. Scarf come in different style and colors which matches your cloth style.
Scarf was first originated not to protect from cold but for cleaning purpose. It was in Ancient Rome where scarf was originated. Its first name was sudarium in Latin but then translated in English and named as scarf. It was used to clean face and neck and protect from dust especially in deserted areas. Initially it was famous among men but now it has become a fashion among women also. Men usually tie the scarf around their neck or to their belts. Women scarf is basically made up of wool, pashimina or silk.
Most famous type of scarf include embroidered scarf, silk scarf, designer scarf, head scarf, neck scarf, animal paint scarf, cotton-linen scarf, kids scarf, velvet neck scarf, winter scarf, fur scarf, knit scarf, etc. These scarves are either knitted, woven, machine made or handmade. Below is the description of some details.
An embroidered scarf has a unique feature. It is the tradition style embroidery done by manually by experts. This scarf shows the fabulous work of art done by experts. It was originated during Roman times. Simple embroidered scarves are used in hot weather but in cold weather embroidery is done on knitted wool scarf. It is the most comfortable piece of cloth used both in summers and winters. Wool is prepared from the fleece of sheep.
Hand painted scarf is everybody’s favorite. It shows the beautiful fabric paint creativity done by experts. People usually prefer to buy bright colored hand painted scarf. Painting is done on cotton, wool, chiffon, satin or georgette. You can use it as a simple scarf to be worn around neck, hips, on beach and matches with any cloth.
Silk scarf was invented during 1000 BC. It was first used by the warriors of a renowned Chinese Emperor Cheng in winters to keep them warm. Now people use it all season. It has become a style quotient of many people and ads a spark to the personality.
Beaded scarves are made by using beads in scarves. In these scarves all colored beads are used but the most famous are white, black, golden and silver beads. It gives a beautiful and special look to the scarf. Different patterns are made using different size and color of beads on a piece of cloth. This gives a different style and is best used in parties with any type of clothing.
Whatever scarf you like and choose, it will always make your personality spark. It is a beautiful accessory worn both by men and women