Scarves are one of the most versatile pieces of clothing you will own. When you add a scarf to your outfit, it can add a dash of color, texture, style, and in some cases – can serve a purpose, such as keep your warm, or protect your neck from wind or the sun.
The krama scarf is especially versatile – the Cambodian people have been wearing this traditional scarf for thousands of years. They use them as pieces of clothing as well as for other purposes, such as a hammock or baby carrier. If you’re anything like me, however, it can be tough to remember all the different ways to wear a scarf when it actually comes to putting it on. After all, there are innumerable different ways to tie or arrange it, and each look is very unique. This video is especially helpful as we work to remember the different ways to tie and style your krama scarf.
The Krama Scarf: Versatile and Beautiful
As you can see from the video, there are many different ways to tie a scarf. The krama scarf is exceptionally beautiful when tied many different ways. This is because the colors are unique: Each scarf is handmade, and is woven with many different rich and vibrant colors. The video above shows us 25 different ways to tie your scarf. Our krama scarf lookbook shows some additional, unique ways to wear your krama scarf. Additionally, there are some other uses for the scarf. Here are a few creative ideas on how to use the krama scarf:
- As a belt
- As a handbag strap
- As a head wrap or hair tie
- As a sarong
- As a vest
- As a wrap
Give Krama: Scarves for a Purpose
Adding a scarf to your wardrobe can add a lot of versatility, color, and texture to your clothing. And, when you purchase a scarf from Give Krama, you can feel confident you are benefiting the people of Cambodia. For every purchase you make, we donate back to the people who make these beautiful scarves: We donate to a children’s hospital in Siem Reap. Add to your wardrobe today!
View all each available Krama scarf!