5 Scarves to Elevate Your Summer Look

Joseph Shin

Colorful printed silk scarves are the season's hottest accessory, whether worn at the neck or as a boho-chic headband.

Silk scarves have long been the go-to accessory for the chic. From Jackie Kennedy Onassis, who opted to wear them on her head, to the fashionably up-and-coming like Gigi Hadid, who tied one around her neck while out celebrating her 21st birthday, the accessory has proved a timeless staple.

Check out five bold options to try out for an instant wardrobe upgrade. 

Runway Inspired

Christian Dior square scarf by fashion illustrator Mats Gustafson; $410, at Neiman Marcus, Beverly Hills.

Pattern Play

Tory Burch Logo Puzzle-print scarf; $155, at Tory Burch, Beverly Hills and toryburch.com.

Life Aquatic

Emilio Pucci multicolor fish print scarf; $300, at Saks Fifth Avenue, Beverly Hills.

Nod to Nautical

Cartier Constructivism-inspired twill scarf; $400, at Cartier boutiques and cartier.us.

Mixed Bouquet

Gucci GG Blooms print twill scarf; $440, at Saks Fifth Avenue, Beverly Hills.