Grab a Safety Pin and Scarf to Upgrade Your Blazer

Jessica Shaw
by Jessica Shaw
2 Materials
5 Minutes

Tired of wearing the same old, boring, and plain black blazer to work every day? Who says business casual has to be boring?

In this tutorial, I’m going to show you how to upgrade your blazer into something fun with just a safety pin and scarf! Let’s get started.

Tools and materials:

  • Safety pin
  • Scarf
Folding scarf

1. Fold your scarf

Start by folding your scarf in half.

Bunching ends

2. Bunch the ends of the scarf

Bunch the ends of your scarf together. You can fold it or just do it messily, just make sure each bunch has its own fold like a pleat.

Securing the pleats

3. Secure the pleats 

Secure the pleats of the scarf with the safety pin.

Pinning scarf to blazer

4. Pin the scarf to the blazer

Pin the scarf to your blazer with the safety pin. It should hang down on just one side.

Cinching waist

5. Cinch the waist with a belt

Wrap a belt around the blazer and the scarf to cinch the waist as additional styling.

Scarf hack

Scarf hack

Here’s the finished look! Adding a scarf to your blazer is an easy way to switch up your work wardrobe. Mix and match different colors and patterns to truly let your personality shine in the office.

Let me know your thoughts about this fashion hack down below!

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Suggested materials:
  • Safety pin
  • Scarf

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