Chic ways to wear a ribbon

Jun 29, 16 Chic ways to wear a ribbon

The chances are that you have been forced to wear a ribbon in your hair when you were little, or even in high school if you were member of an enthusiastic spots team. If you believe that this look is a thing of the past, then you may want to reconsider. The truth is that you are never too old to wear ribbons. They are such a versatile accessory that it can be successfully worn at any age. For example, tying rosette ribbon around you is not is a simple way of glamming up any hairstyle, not to mention any outfit you have in mind. For instant inspiration, you should read through this article to see you can wear this accessory in surprisingly stylish ways.

 

Start with bracelets

If you are keen on wrist wear, then you have probably noticed that beads and bangles are quite uncomfortable. On the other hand, with ribbons you are able to lean on your forearms without making a loud noise or even getting tiny scrapes around your wrist. If you find that the ends are too loose, then you can knot the streamers or get help from a dexterous friend. Do not forget that the more decorations you have, the better. You can use badges and brooches in order to secure the looped material, in which case you will need the help of a friend, unless you enjoy inserting pins into your skin.

Tie a ribbon around your ponytail

The ponytail look is overrated, reason why you should try to tie the ribbon around your neck. This look is gorgeous is for a number of reasons: the tie around your neck not only holds your hair back, but it also acts as a choker; you only need a piece of coloured cloth; it is literally chic. If you still want to go for the ponytail look, then hang a strip around your hair tie and this is it. You will instantly be out the door and it is needless to say that you will look perfect. Last but not least, consider tying a strip at the bottom of a braid or around your bun.

Apply a ribbon belt to a dress  

If you are a belt lover, then it is very likely that you are just waiting for the summer to come. But why should you wear ribband instead of a classic belt? Well. One reason is that you will not even feel that you have a belt cinched around your waist. The second reason is that it will look better as compared to wearing a classic belt. Basically, you will be able to look refined without feeling confined. Making a belt from coloured cloth is fun and you only need a little piece of fabric. If you are not particularly good at hemming, you can take your dress to the tailor.

To sum up, ribbon can be incorporated into any outfit with ease, so if you want to upgrade your look you now know what you need. You can become glamourous or you can keep things simple. Either way, you will stand out from the crowd. Equally important is that ribband is inexpensive, not to mention that you can find many quite designs and patterns.