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    21 Lightweight Scarves Perfect For Pre-Winter Weather

    "Keep me warm... but not TOO warm." —my neck

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    1. A lightweight printed scarf that'll give any outfit an instant I-actually-tried-this-morning upgrade.,

    Promising review: "This is a beautiful scarf with classy motif. I can wear it with literally anything! It's my favorite scarf by far." —Arli

    Get it from Amazon for $8.99. Available in three colors.

    2. A mint green fringed scarf to keep your neck nice and fresh. Minty fresh, to be specific.

    Get it from Tobi for $5 (originally $18). Available in two colors.

    3. An infinity scarf designed for people trying to sneak around Hogwarts undetected. It really works!

    Promising review: "This is a super cute, super soft infinity scarf. It's classy enough so that you can be your nerdy self while still looking fancy this fall. It's a total win." —Tina

    Get it from Amazon for $13.80.

    4. A lightweight infinity scarf available in a bunch of solid colors. This is a solid thing to keep in your closet, for sure.,

    Promising review: "I have a mild obsession with infinity scarves, and this scarf is perfect on every level. The fabric feels amazing: like a super soft t-shirt. Plus, it's lightweight and exceptionally comfortable. These scarves are beautiful and such a great deal! Buy two for you and one for a friend." —Christie

    Get it from Amazon for $10.99. Available in 16 colors.

    5. A leopard print scarf you'll be ~wild~ about. Warning: this is not a domesticated scarf and it may be dangerous.

    Promising review: "I love this scarf! It's perfect for fall, not too thick, long enough, and frayed just right!" —Julia2015

    Get it from Nordstrom for $19.

    6. A printed scarf more reliable than Google Maps. Lost in the city? Just consult this fantastic accessory.

    Get it from Old Navy for $5.97 (originally $16.94).

    7. A soft red scarf to leave your admirers singing, "lady in [a] redddddd [scarf]."

    Get it from Topshop for $30. Available in seven colors.

    8. A tassle scarf so adorable, you'll want to display it somewhere in your room as decor. Understandable.

    Get it from J.Crew for $30.99 (originally $49.50).

    9. An owl scarf that everyone loves to hang out with. It's known to be such a hoot.

    Promising review: "This scarf is super stylish and fashionable! I love the material and the length." —Sandy198911

    Get it from Amazon for $11.99. Available in eight colors.

    10. A dot and stripe wrap scarf you can ~wrap~ around you if it gets chillier than expected.

    Promising review: "The scarf looks exactly like the pictures! It's perfect for fall, and such a great neutral piece." —Jess

    Get it from J.Crew Factory for $29.99 (originally $39.50).

    11. A navy plaid scarf that dreams of one day becoming a picnic blanket. It'll happen one day, dear scarf.

    Get it from Tobi for $22. Available in two colors.

    12. A colorblock scarf perfect for indecisive people. Wouldn't the world be a better place if we could choose multiple colors?

    It would be.

    Get it from H&M for $12.99. Available in two colors.

    13. A printed scarf rumored to have inspired Ellie Goulding's hit song, "Starry Eyed." Again, just a rumor.

    Get it from Mango for $25.99.

    14. A checkered scarf guaranteed to have you saying "check mate!" You know, because you'll have found the perfect scarf.

    Get it from Urban Outfitters for $29.

    15. A printed scarf perfect for slightly chilly days that aren't THAT cold. You know, the best kind of weather.

    Promising review: "I love this soft, lightweight scarf. The color and designs are great, and it goes with a ton of outfits." —TMW

    Get it from Amazon for $9.99. Available in four colors.

    16. A floral loop scarf known to be such a trickster. For example, it'll fool your neck into thinking it's spring.

    Get it from Lucky Brand for $35.70 (originally $59.50).

    17. A textured fringe scarf to add a touch of Hannah Montana-inspired fabulousness to any outfit.

    Promising review: "This scarf is so pretty! It is woven, lightweight, and has sparkle thread in it." —dynamitedi

    Get it from Target for $7.48.

    18. A vibrant scarf for the wannabe DIY expert. Just lie and say you watercolored this yourself.

    Promising review: "This scarf is ethereally beautiful. It is very soft, and the colors are muted and rich at the same time. I was absolutely delighted with the product, as was my co-worker I gifted this to!" —Historical Reader

    Get it from Amazon for $25.99. Available in 17 colors.

    19. An embroidered scarf known for giving off the wrong impression. Everyone thinks it has a staring problem.

    Get it from Madewell for $19.99.

    20. A silk and cashmere scarf that believes in year long Halloween dress-up. This'll turn you into a peacock, for example.

    Promising review: "The picture doesn't do this scarf suggest! It has really rich hues of blue and magenta, and the fabric quality is wonderful — the cashmere combination is a hit for summer and fall. The length is also perfect!" —bmcomm

    Get it from Nordstrom for $59.40 (originally $99). Available in three colors.

    21. A gorgeous embroidered scarf you can pair with just about anything. Versatility, my friends.

    Get it from Target for $12.99.

    Wearing my light scarf like:


    The reviews in this post have been edited for length and clarity.

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