Formal Scarves

Formal Scarves


      Formal scarves, a touch of sophistication for that special occasion

      Our men's formal collection currently features two contemporary formal scarves. Made from reversible black/patterned lightweight microfibre.

          Did you know, formal scarves are also known as opera scarves?

            As well as formal scarves, we also have cummerbunds

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            Formal Scarves - Just for the Opera?

            A formal scarf, often referred to as an opera scarf, is a classic accessory in men's fashion, particularly for black-tie events. Traditionally made from luxurious materials like silk or satin, these scarves are designed to add a touch of elegance and sophistication to evening wear.

            The opera scarf harks back to the 19th century when it was customary for gentlemen to wear them to the opera, theatre, or other formal occasions. They are typically white or cream in colour, reflecting their association with formal attire. However, modern versions can also be found in black or with subtle patterns, catering to contemporary tastes.

            Wearing a formal scarf is quite simple. It is usually draped around the neck and left to hang freely, adding an air of effortless grace. Some may choose to tie it loosely, ensuring it complements the overall ensemble without appearing too fussy.

            Elevate your black-tie look with a formal scarf. A timeless addition that echoes the sophistication of a bygone era while seamlessly fitting into modern fashion sensibilities.