A scarf is one of the best accessories that a woman can have. There are so many different ways to style it - wear it around your head, drape it on your neck, incorporate it in your hairstyle or simply hang it on your bag for a stylish look. You will always make a style statement with a scarf. If you love scarves as much as we do, you’ll have a good collection in pretty prints and colours. So are you just going to let them lie around or make good use? Because we have a bunch of scarf hairstyle ideas that you will definitely love.

With summer approaching fast, we know you are looking for ways to keep your hair away from your face and neck. While cutting it short is one great option, here’s one that does not require chopping your precious locks - scarf hairstyles! No matter what your hair length, there are plenty of ways to include a scarf in your hairstyle. We have picked 10 such cute and stylish scarf hairstyle ideas that are perfect for summer. What’s more, we have given a step-by-step guide to achieve each of these hairstyles! So, let’s get started right away.

 

1. Half up bun with scarf

Half up bun with scarf

Image courtesy: @moniqa_g

Effortless looking, slightly messy hairstyles look the best when you are incorporating a scarf into it. We love how this black scarf complements the gorgeously long and shiny hair. Pair it with your favourite summer dress to look just as pretty. Follow the steps below to get this scarf hairstyle.

You will need:

  • Hair tie
  • Comb
  • Scarf

How to:

  • Comb your hair, then gather the top half section of your hair and secure with a hair tie.
  • To create an undone bun, don’t pull your hair through the tie completely on the second round.
  • Now take your scarf and wrap it around the base of the bun carefully to get this look.
 

2. Triangle scarf hairstyle

Triangle scarf hairstyle

Image courtesy: @ootd.diana

Having a bad hair day? Simply cover your head with a pretty silk scarf to hide it. This slightly hippie scarf hairstyle is easy to recreate, requires minimum time and a great way to protect your hair on a hot summer day.

You will need:

  • Bobby pins
  • Scarf

How to:

  • Fold the scarf to form a triangle, hold the scarf at the fold and leave the pointy sides hanging.
  • Place it on your head so that the folded side sits on top of your head.
  • Use the pointy sides to tie a knot at the back of your head.
  • If it feels loose, put it in a few bobby pins at the back to keep it in place.
 

3. Low bun with scarf

Low bun with scarf

Image courtesy: @lou.alcd

During the hot summer months, throwing your hair up into a bun seems like the only practical hairstyle. We get it because hair on your neck and face can get pretty annoying. But instead of going for a regular messy low bun, take it a notch higher with this scarf hairstyle.

You will need:

  • Comb
  • Hair tie
  • Scarf

How to:

  • Gather all your hair at the nape of your neck and tie a twisted bun.
  • Secure it with a hair tie first to ensure it doesn’t slip away.
  • Then take a scarf that goes with your outfit and wrap it around the bun to get this look.
 

4. Vintage scarf hairstyle

Vintage scarf hairstyle

Image courtesy: @curlgirlofficial

A high-top knot with a scarf-bow on top of the head is a classic scarf hairstyle that you can try this summer. No matter what your hair type, this hairstyle is sure to add some vintage feels to your overall look. Pair it with a skirt and top for the perfect vintage look.

You will need:

  • Hair tie
  • Comb
  • Scarf

How to:

  • Start by throwing your hair into a top knot, keep it messy.
  • Roll the scarf so that it looks like a headband, make sure the band is an inch or slightly bigger in width.
  • Place the scarf on the back of your head and bring the ends at the front on top of your head. Use the ends of the scarf to tie a bow or knot on the crown area to achieve this look!
 

5. Braided scarf hairstyle

Braided scarf hairstyle

Image courtesy: @inkforhair_

Adding a scarf to your regular braid can instantly take your look a notch higher and it is also the perfect hairstyle for summer. We recommend using a thin scarf for this, so that it goes well with your hair.

You will need:

  • Hair tie
  • Comb
  • Scarf

How to:

  • Begin by combing your hair to remove any tangles and knots, then gather all your hair at the back and secure with hair ties to get a ponytail.
  • Place the centre of your scarf on top of the hairband and tie a knot under the ponytail.
  • Now part your ponytail into three sections and add the ends of the scarf into two of the sections. Then braid it all the way to the end, secure with a hairband and tie a knot again to get your braided scarf hairstyle!
 

6. Low scarf ponytail

Low scarf ponytail

Image courtesy: @klum.klrea

A low scarf ponytail with a floral summer dress is one of our favourite combinations! We love how effortless and simple this hairstyle is and yet looks trendy AF! If you have a scarf as pretty as this one, scroll down to learn this scarf hairstyle.

You will need:

  • Hair tie
  • Comb
  • Scarf

How to:

  • If you want to pair this scarf hairstyle with a messy ponytail, don’t use a comb. Simply run your fingers through your hair.
  • Part your hair at the centre and tie a low, slightly loose ponytail at the nape of your neck.
  • Then take your favourite scarf and tie it around the base of the ponytail to get this look.
 

7. Wrapped around scarf hairstyle

Wrapped around scarf hairstyle

Image courtesy: @fernanda.martinez.castro

Make a statement with a long printed scarf and take your summer look several notches higher. Pair it with a tank top or crop top to look effortlessly stylish. No matter what your hair length, this scarf hairstyle will look great on everyone.

You will need:

  • Hair tie
  • Comb
  • Scarf

How to:

  • Start by combing your hair then gather and throw it into a messy bun on the top of your head.
  • Secure with a hair tie and bobby pins if required.
  • Pick a slightly longer scarf and place it at the front of your head and tie a knot at the nape of your neck. Place the scarf on one shoulder to get this look.
 

8. Bubble ponytail with scarf

Bubble ponytail with scarf

Image courtesy: @emadishnica

Bubble ponytails are all the rage right now. If you have long hair, you should definitely try this hairstyle as it will make your long locks look gorgeous and healthy. Plus it is an easy hairstyle and perfect for the hot summer months. Add a scarf at the top to make it a stunning scarf hairstyle.

You will need:

  • Hair ties
  • Comb
  • Scarf

How to:

  • Comb your hair to smoothen it and remove any knots and tangles.
  • Gather your hair at the back to get a high ponytail, secure with a hair tie.
  • Now place another hair tie a few inches below the first one, repeat this all the way to the end. Depending on your hair length you will use 4-5 hair ties.
  • Take your scarf and tie it around the first hair tie at the back of your head to achieve this hairdo.

We are in love with these hairstyles and can’t wait to try them all! So, what are you waiting for? Add a bunch of gorgeous scarves to your cart right now and look trendy and stylish all summer long with these easy scarf hairstyles!