Today I am going to talk about the black scarf that you can use to dress up almost any outfit and instantly make it look more elegant. The black scarf is indeed very easy to style. More importantly, it’s also very easy to take it off. For those of you who are unfamiliar with this, let me quickly show you how to style it. I have collected some really good black scarf outfit ideas for you. let’s dive in
Black printed scarf with gray mini dress
To start off this list of so many beautiful outfits, I’ll show you an outfit that falls somewhere between casual and dressy. You can wear this outfit to meet friends as well as a low key cocktail party outfit. Simply wear a black scarf over a gray mini dress. Wear light pink heels for an extra feminine touch.
White wedding dress with black faux fur shawl
A black scarf goes perfectly with a white wedding dress. In this case the scarf is a very elegant black faux fur scarf that just makes the outfit more beautiful and elegant. Conveniently, it can be worn to make you feel warmer. For the shoes, you can only wear silver open toe heels to look a bit more shiny and attractive.
Black scarf with silver floral details
Sometimes all you need is a little silver detail to make your black scarf more attractive as the color combination of black and silver often draws attention to your outfit. For example, this black scarf comes with some sophisticated silver floral details. You can wear the scarf with a black tank shift mini dress with silver open toe heels to look simple yet beautiful.
Black faux fur scarf with a gray fit and flared mini dress
As already mentioned, a black faux fur scarf can make your outfit much more elegant and beautiful. This time it is not combined with a white wedding dress, but with a gray flared mini dress. You can pair them with silver open toe heels to complete an understated gorgeous cocktail party outfit.
Black scarf with mini dress
You can also wear a black scarf as if it were a black scarf. One of the benefits of wearing the scarf this way is that it covers your shoulders and collarbones for those of you who don’t particularly like showing too much skin. You can pair the scarf with a black tank mini dress and black heels with open toes and ankle straps to complete the outfit.
Button up a black scarf with a white tank top and jeans
There are many variations of black scarves. For example, this particular one comes in the form of a black scarf with a button. You can wear it like a jacket. Pair it with a white tank top and dark blue skinny jeans. Wear black ballet flats for shoes to complete the outfit in a simple and neat way.
Wear it with a V-neck black tank shift dress
You can also drape a black scarf over your shoulders and pair it with a sleeveless black mini dress. This way, only a small part of your shoulders is shown. It’s almost like the scarf turned the sleeveless dress into a cold shoulder dress, which makes the outfit look very interestingly sexy. For the shoes, you can wear either black or silver open toe heels.
Faux fur scarf over a white shift dress
Here is another outfit with the black faux fur scarf. This time it is paired with a white mini shift dress to create an outfit suitable for cocktail parties or even formal events. For the shoes, keep the outfit more refreshing by wearing white open heels.
Wear with White Lace Bridesmaid Dress
A little earlier we saw how a black faux fur shawl can look really good with a white wedding dress. Let’s see what a typical big black shawl would look like with a white lace bridesmaid dress. As you can see from the picture above, the result may not be as chic and elegant as the faux fur version but still looks very pretty. Just pair them with silver heels to complete the outfit.
Black ribbed scarf with fringes and gray mini dress
If you look closely, this isn’t just your typical black scarf. It is actually a ribbed knitted scarf. Despite its fringes, this black scarf looks very beautiful and unique. You can simply pair it with a gray mini sheath dress and gray pointed toe heels to complete this demure beautiful look.
Black and white plaid scarf with gray bodycon mini dress
To achieve a refreshing and casual look, here is an outfit to consider. You can wear a gray cotton bodycon mini dress with a pair of white leather thigh high boots to look minimalist and ladylike. To give the outfit a light, elegant and feminine touch, pull a black and white plaid scarf over the dress.
Lace shawl worn with a black deep V-neck bodycon midi dress
Wearing a costume like this Black Plunging V-Neck Midi Dress sometimes makes you feel like you’re showing too much skin. You may feel special when your arms aren’t as tight as you’d like them to be. In these scenarios, you can simply put on a black lace scarf to cover the skin and make the outfit look more elegant.
Black Lace Scarf Over Light Gray Gray Bodycon Mini Dress
For a ladylike and relatively casual cocktail party look, you can wear a black knotted lace scarf with a light gray bodycon mini dress. Pair them with black open toe heels to look more elegant. For more outfit ideas for similar shoes, check out our blog post on wearing black heels with ankle straps.
Wear yours with a white tee and gray skinny jeans
Here is a perfect demonstration of how a black scarf can easily transform an overly simple casual outfit into a more beautiful and elegant one. For example, you can wear a white t-shirt with gray jeans and black ballet flats to look very clean and simple. You can take the outfit to the next level by wearing the black fringed scarf.
Black sheer scarf with gray halterneck mini dress
This dress here is a very sexy gray halterneck bodycon mini dress. To make the overall look more natural and elegant, you can cover some arms and shoulders with a black sheer scarf. Pair them with silver open toe ankle straps to shine at a cocktail party.
I hope you find these Black Scarf Outfit Ideas useful. One of the best ways to learn is to first mimic things here and there, then tweak them to make the ideas your own.