While the average scarf does its fair share of the heavy lifting in the fashion field during winter, is it time we let the trusted accessory into our summer wardrobes? If you're a Hadid sister, the answer is yes. Both Bella and Gigi have turned to the unexpected micro-trend to dictate their beachside vibe. The bandana (headband scarf, if you will) is not only making its way to our beachside attire for its stylish ways, but is a new fashion trend thanks to the dedicated sunscreen generation, finding new and inventive ways to stay sun safe.
There's no wrong way to wear the bandana. Whether you sport them around your neck as a choker, throw it on while styling a simple summer outfit combo, wear it as a headband or tie it around your ponytail and top knot- there really are no rules. It's also not limited to the beach, many celebs and street style stars turn to the hair accessory to up their looks. Not to mention, style icons like Audrey Hepburn, Jackie Kennedy and Grace Kelly and found within the wardrobe of every French it-girl, the silk scarf enjoys a unique status as an elegant accessory.
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There are so many different ways to style your favourite bandana, and we've rounded up the ways to do so. From denim to paisley bandanas, scroll down to see some ways to
As A Classic Bandana
Do as the Hadid's do, and wear the bandana in the traditional way it was intended. Also, a great way to up your beachside fashion game. Classic bandanas usually come in a paisley print.
Tie To Your Long Hair
A super chic way to update your ponytail. Also works with messy buns and top knots!
Style As A T-Shirt
Do as the style set do, and wear your bandana over a dress or t-shirt.
Wear As A Necklace
Perhaps one of the most classic ways to add the bandana to your style arsenal, tie it around your neck. Red bandanas and black bandanas are always a popular choice among fashion bloggers and style stars.