Wearing scarves is not restricted to one religion only, there is a widespread misconception about scarves and hijab that only Muslim women wear them. However, one thing is for sure, only Muslim women are subjected to abuse when they wear it in the western country, but this is the debate for another time. When it comes to buying hijab and scarves, you have to keep in mind, that they can be pretty insanely expensive. If you like high-end stuff and compromising over brand or quality is not just your thing, you can invest in some expensive scarves, they are going to last you for a lifetime. However, if you are looking for a low-budget modern hijab there is no better place to shop than the Black Camels, they know how to do scarves at the best possible prices.
If you are an amateur or new to buying scarfs, we would recommend you study this guide. There are various reasons why people wear a scarf (note that we have not talked about a particular gender here). A scarf is one piece of clothing that can be worn by both men and women. However, when we talk about “hijab” then just know we are talking about women only. There are various reasons for women to wear scarves, some of them could be religious reasons whereas, on the other hand, some of them could be to make a fashion statement. The best thing in recent times that has happened is the revolution of shopping, how people today are more focused on shopping online than visiting the store physically. Shopping hijab online is easy today due to the availability of hundreds of options online and that is one reason why shopping today has become much more convenient. Without stepping out of your home you can get it all.
Following are the things you should consider while getting a hijab.
- Fabric Quality
One of the most important things while buying a hijab is to ensure the quality of your hijab is top-notch. Most of the time you are not able to test the quality of the fabric when you are buying online. On the other hand, you have the option of seeing the product descriptions and guessing the quality of the fabric by looking right at it. Checking the fabric quality is important since most women wear hijab daily to their school or workplaces, wrapping your head with a low-quality and uncomfortable fabric would just mean you are putting yourself in discomfort unnecessarily for a longer time period. We do not recommend that.
- Be Careful
Okay, not literally but yes you should be a little careful, as we discussed above it is important to have a good fabric quality so that you are at ease all the time while wearing a scarf at your workplace or your school. If you have a budget and are looking for a high-end scarf, you can invest in cashmere, trust me you would never regret making that choice. The material is both soft and classy, it can pamper you and further give you a luxurious look. Not only that with the right kind of scarf you can style your whole look perfectly without compromising on your religion as well. If you are looking for a perfect fabric then you must go for soft knit, cashmere, silk, and chiffon.
- Check Both Sides
When you are checking your scarf, you should go and check with both sides. One of the biggest mistakes that most women or even men make is they check the upper side only. And the lower side often turns out to be the worse one. And that results in ruining your whole look or even your comfort. Therefore, we recommend you check both sides while buying a scarf, if you investing money in something you should get something worthwhile and this is why we suggest you check both sides of the scarf. The scarves that are easier on the pocket often lose their color right after a single wash, and not only that, they stain the other side as well. Checking for the print and color, particularly the dye used in order to avoid the blotchy color is important. What’s the purpose of buying the scarf when both sides are different? You should go with the one that at least looks similar from both sides.
- The Longer the Better
Scarves and most importantly the hijabs that you are wearing should be in a longer size, you need to check out the size first in order to ensure whatever the purpose you are getting it for, your scarf is going to serve it. This is one of the reasons it is very important to read the product descriptions while ordering your scarves online since they have all the right information mentioned in there.
Even if you are taking it on your head, we would suggest you embrace a good length this season with sleek and long scarves. These make brilliant and amazing cover-ups for the figure. When you have a long scarf, you can use it to your advantage and hide your necks and short waists while the sleek women can use it to give themselves a more balanced and elongated look. You can either wrap it around your neck or wear it in a loose lope with the dangling ends on both sides. When you wear a long scarf you can make an exceptional impression and a flattering style statement to your daily look.