Let me tell you the story of A Madrugada in Madrid, the shawl.

We are just in the middle of summer, and I’m pretty sure you would like to hear some good stories that will make you travel. Put your worries aside for a minute, and let yourself sink into my story. It is the story of a city, the story of a moment, an atmosphere, a feeling -and the story of a shawl.

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Wear a turban scarf like Ashley Olsen

The Olsen twins are the most famous twins on the planet. Discovered when they were still toddlers, Mary-Kate and Ashley are little fashion gurus and are now at the helm of an empire that is worth millions. Therefore it only seemed logical to talk about Ashley Olsen’s turban scarf in this post! This style looks as great as the Rihanna style we presented previously and will be perfect for this summer ;)

Look #1: the knotted headband scarf

For this look you will need a small, rectangular scarf.

  1. Tie a knot in the middle of the scarf.
  2. Tie the ends together and place the headband on your head, above the forehead.

This look screams boho-chic. The leather jacket counterbalances the hippie vibe of the head scarf.

Look #2 : ethnic turban

For this look, you will need a big square scarf.

  1. Fold the scarf in a triangle and place it on your head.
  2. Twist the ends on one side of your head.
  3. Wrap the ends around the head and tie a knot.

As an accessory to a smoky eye, this look is perfect for a night out.


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How to braid a scarf into hair

In summer, more than ever, we need to look bright and fresh, and every day we want to bring something new in our look. And the easiest way for this is to change the hairstyle. Today we have a lot of hair accessories to change easily the hairstyle, but the simpliest one is scarf. This simple detail can create the image of a romantic girl or a rebellious teenager, a very private lady or a fatal woman. So in this post we will show you how to be simple and pretty with this accessory in hair.

So, the hairstyles with a scarf are not a granny method to hide their grey hair and to protect the head from the cold. Many famous brands such as Dolce & Gabanna, Chanel, Gucci and others work on the creation of sophisticated, elegant scarves and shawls and so many stars are happy to use it as an ornament to create stunning headdresses.

How to tie scarf around the head

Fold the scarf into a triangle, twist it into a rope and tie them down. Then you can tie back the ends of the scarf. As British singer Cher Lloyd with her naively childish look.


A beautiful and patterned scarf can transform your braid. You could be able to handle sample braids with scarf, but for sophisticated braids it would be better to entrust it to professionals hands. So, to braid a scarf into long hair you need to  fold the scarf in half and continue to fold it until you reach the desired width. Then you need to brush your hair back and pull it behind your ears. You place the scarf so that the ends hang evenly on each side. Pull the scarf behind your ears too. Tie the scarf at the nape to secure it. Separate your hair into three sections. Add each end of the scarf to the two sections of hair and braid your hair as you normally would.

How to tie scarf in your braid

This pretty hairstyle gives a beautiful Russian style to your hair, it is a perfect style for summer. Mix colors and take a pretty and colorful scarf to braid your hair with. And if you want to see more braided looks for you hair you can see our other posts about it.


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How to tie a scarf in a simple yet chic way

You know it now, scarves and their variants are incredible accessories. Whether they are tied in your hair or worn around your neck, they make an outfit more chic and outline the figure very nicely. From classic to original, there are many ways to tie a scarf. In this post, I am going to show you how to tie a scarf in a simple, yet chic knot. To discover what scarf knot is hidden behind the name, keep reading:


Impression Pont des Arts, comtesse-sofia.com



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How to tie a scarf in your hair with a ponytail

Among the easiest and quickest hairstyles to wear, is the ponytail. To twist it up, why not add some accessories? Accessories are generally aknowledged to brighten up an outfit and make it stand out more. Today, here are some ideas for original ponytails you can very easily recreate on your own with a scarf! And if you want more ideas of hairstyles with a scarf, you can check out our other articles.

What you will need:

- A square or rectangle scarf. A scarf that is longer than the ponytail is not an issue, you can let the ends float in your hair ; with a light breeze, it will look really nice.

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How to wear and tie a shawl

Today will be about shawls. If you wish to know more about the different types of scarves, you can do so by clicking here. A wrap is an accessory for every event, it is a long scarf that can be worn either around the shoulders or on the head. It can be romantic, glamourous, retro. . . the possibilities are endless and it never objects to doing what you ask of it. The perfect companion!



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21 Parisian sites you must see : Midnight in Paris by Woody Allen

Today we are going to speak about another topic, a city we love : Paris !

Opening film of the 64th annual Cannes Film Festival in 2011, Oscar for Best Original Screenplay, three Oscar nominations including that of Best Art Direction, Golden Globe for Best Screenplay, nominated at the BAFTA, Screen Actors Guild of America, Producers Guild of America, and many others. .. The film Midnight Paris by American director Woody Allen has won over critics and the audience. But among the talented cast, is the picturesque City of Paris. Here is the list of the locations shown in the movie: 

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