A fashion scarf could be broadly categorized under two categories: short scarf and long scarf. It is different from a shawl which is made from pure wool or a mixture of wool and other fabrics. What primarily differentiates a shawl from a scarf is its texture. Shawls are generally larger in size when compared with scarves.
Shawls and scarves come in triangular or rectangular shapes. You can wear them as a wrap over your shoulders. Alternatively, it can be dropped across your body. It also provides added warmth during winters.
They are also used as a fashion accessories at special evening affairs.
If you are in the city of Bangalore, you may check out the latest collection at Accessorize in Garuda Mall. The variety of shawls and scarves at this store can easily transform you into a fashion diva.
Known for its tempting ethnic designs, Fabindia at Commercial Street is just a great place for shopping. The store attracts customers to its traditional yet trendy garments. Sarees, salwar kameez, short kurtis, long kurtas, straight pants, palazzo pants, salwars and churidars are all stocked here in different fabrics such as cotton, chanderi cotton, chanderi silks and tussar. You will certainly become a fan of their silk scarves and stoles as well.