There are two kinds of scarves in my closet: Long, thick cashmere ones for cold days; and wool and silk ones that are primarily for decoration.
J.Crew's black and white wool "grid" scarf is one of the latter. I won't wear it on very cold days when my coat is buttoned up all the way, but on days that allow for an open coat, its black and white grid pattern can add a lot of visual interest to an outfit that is otherwise only composed of blocks of color. As such, it's been the scarf I've worn most this season thus far -- usually with a navy or cerulean sweater and black or white skirt. So easy.
J.Crew Grid Scarf, $59.99 ($35.99 with code STYLE2015), available at J.Crew.
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