Sustainably Chic

10 Sustainable Scarves, Bandanas & Wraps

Conscious ListsNatalie Kay

the perfect accessory when things get a bit chilly...or in lieu of a statement necklace!


Champagne & Pearl Infinity Scarf

Brand: Mayamam Weavers

Price: $25

A wonderful way to dress up your holiday outfits, this scarf is hand woven in cotton in a light and airy weave the weavers call "weave a little, leave a little".

 About Mayamam Weavers: 

Mayamam Weavers are based in Morriston, NJ & are proud members of the Fair Trade Federation. The artisans use weaving techniques of Mayan culture to create their accessories and home goods.


100% australian merino 'paper wool' scarf

Brand: Sassind

Price: $59

100% australian merino wool
ultra soft and light
luxurious to touch and wear

About Sassind:

A brand you may already recognize from previous posts, Sassind is no doubt one of my favorites in responsibly-made fashion. When it comes to luxurious comfort, they are on top of their game.


Cashmere Blend Fringed Wrap

Brand: Thread Tales Co. 

Price: £300

Made from 30% cashmere & 70% wool, this gorgeous wrap is total luxury, and is hand woven by artisans in Nepal. 

About Thread Tales Co.:

Based on traditions and culture, Thread Tales Co. is putting purpose back into fashion. Sustainability is at the core of their business, and they love to utilize the best in natural fibers like; Lotus, Cashmere, Merino, Cotton, Linen, Camel and Yak wool.


Honey Bee Scarf

Brand: Beastly Threads

Price: $100

The Honeybee Scarf is made from organic cotton, and was designed in Brooklyn, hand block printed by artisans in Bagru, India with natural, non-toxic dyes, and then cut & sewn in the USA. $10 will be donated to Natural Resources Defense Council who is working to reverse the decline in honeybee populations.


About Beastly Threads:

Beastly Threads is full of beautiful eco-ethical textiles supporting wildlife protection and habitat conservation.


 Windy Mantle

Brand: Wild Mantle 

Price: $162

This incredibly soft Italian merino/alpaca blend is perfect for the season transition - and how about this color?! Made in the USA, this mantle is crafted on an antique knitting machine.


About Wild Mantle

All Wild Mantle pieces are made in the USA under ethical & fair production. Avi, the creator, takes so much pride in every new design introduced in the Wild Mantle collection.


patchwork bandana

Brand: Anchal

Price: $28

Handcrafted from soft organic cotton, each bandana features colorful patchwork paneling in spruce, navy and bone,finished with delicate hand stitching.


About Anchal

A non-profit social enterprise, Anchal is providing alternative careers in textiles to marginalized and exploited women in India.


Let’s Make Equality Reality

Brand: Round Plus Square

Price: $95

Upgrade your look with this beautiful silk bandana. It looks great wrapped around your hair, wrist, neck or in your pocket!


About Round Plus Square:

Created by fashion designer and entrepreneur Henriette Ernst, ROUND + SQUARE focuses on style, substance and sustainability while empowering women and raising awareness for gender equality. 


Hideaway Bandana

Brand: United by Blue 

Price: $8

Every bandana sold removes one pound of trash! You can even share it with your pup ;) Made with 100% organic cotton.


About United by Blue:

This brand creates responsible durable goods perfect for outdoors. Not only are their designs thoughtful, they help clean up trash in the world’s oceans and waterways! So far they have removed 1,108,117 pounds of trash!!


The Hand Loomed Alpaca Shawl

Brand: Hope Made in the World

Price: $163

Incredibly soft, light, and functional. Its contrasting colors add depth, texture, and elegance.

About Hope Made:

Serious about where their fabric is sourced, HOPE Made has been certified under the Child Labor Free mark which ensures every step of the manufacturing process is free from child labor and holds high ethical standards for the workers involved.  


frame poncho

Brand: Christa Louise

Price: $195

The Frame Poncho is made from a sheer silk chiffon with ultra-fine merino wool trimmed edges. You can find it in 13 different colors, but the black/petrol shimmer is my absolute favorite.

About Christa Louise:

I’ve always thought felting was an interesting art form, but the village women in Mexico who are creating these pieces for Christa Louise have taken it to a whole new level for me. This nuno {fabric} felting is an art of fusion. It is all done by hand, and is completely natural.