Keep warm this winter with these cosy scarves

Practical + stylish essentials.
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It’s wintertime – and you know what that means! Scarf weather… (+ long sleeve layer, heating, thick blanket, tea, and fuzzy sock weather).

The air has noticeably shifted and, while the cold snap threatens to freeze us to the bone, the need for layers has resounded loud and clear.

Practical and stylish, scarves are one of the (few) joys of icy temperatures. With so many options, however, they can be hard to choose between. 

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To take some of the guesswork out, New Idea have rounded up the best, warmest, softest scarves for winter.

True multi-taskers, you’ll be cosy and stylish this season.

HEATTECH Scarf (Credit: Uniqlo)

HEATTECH Scarf, $29.90 (currently $19.90) at Uniqlo | SHOP NOW

This classic basic has everything you need from a scarf – it’s silky, non-itchy, and (best of all) warm. Made with Uniqlo’s custom Heatteach fabric, the affordable staple absorbs and retains warmth for the extra nippy days.

Double Sided Winter Scarf (Credit: Myer)

Double Sided Winter Scarf, $49.95 (currently $24.98) at Myer | SHOP NOW

One scarf, two ways. This reversible scarf gives wearers the best of both worlds. In the perfect in-between length, this piece will be sure not to drag when wearing.

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Cape Women’s Larisa Check Scarf (Credit: Anaconda)

Cape Women’s Larisa Check Scarf, $29.99 at Anaconda | SHOP NOW

If there’s one thing Anaconda is known for, it’s their warm basics. In a classic checked pattern, the soft-to-the-touch piece has been brushed for extra warmth.

&me Women’s Blanket Check Scarf – Multi (Credit: Big W)

&me Women’s Blanket Check Scarf – Multi, $15 at Big W | SHOP NOW

If a warm blanket and standard scarf had a baby, it would be this scarf. For the affordable price of $15, Big W promise optimal cosiness in the form of longer width.

Soft Checked Plaid Shawl (Credit: UGG Express)

Soft Checked Plaid Shawl, $60 (now $35) at UGG Express | SHOP NOW

This multi-tasking shawl doubles as a blanket and a scarf. With extra surface area, stay extra cosy during the dreadfully chilly days.

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