A Neon Experiment: the Loop Scarf

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Is that how you call them in English?
I personally never noticed these awesome scarf variations until I came to Japan – and here they are called snood. 

Anyway, the whole story behind this neon experiment is that I didn’t think it was as cold outside as it actually was. So while out, I had no other choice but look for something that would keep me a little warmer.
So, I looked around a few shops, but nothing really crossed my eye, until I went into RAGTAG, a big resale shop, and there it was: this Kate Spade Loop Scarf in neon-yellow & grey. From this season too, they still have the series’ knit beanie in stock!
And somehow, even though I never was a big fan of neither yellow nor neon colors (expect for the gym maybe), it was exactly the item I had looked for – unconsciously. Bold in color and super warm and comfortable.

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Scarf – Kate Spade Saturday
Stipped Top – TOPSHOP, Jeans – Zara
Coat – ENVYM, Bag – CHANEL, Boots – asos
Necklace & Charms – Thomas Sabo


スヌード

って和製英語かな?
英語で何ていうかな?
最近の天気は日差しがあると暖かく感じるけど、風が冷たいですよね。
この間は少しだけ春の匂いがする気がして、マフラーなしで外出したら、
寒くて寒くて、寒さに負けた。 先週の休日にお出かけした時、すぐにマフラー探しになった。 キャットストリート沿いに色んなお店に入ったけど、好きなもの見つけれず・・・
それで最終的に、、ラグタグに入ってみると・・・・
今シーズンのケイト スペードのスヌードが目に入った。
普段はネオンカラーにも黄色とかにもあんまり興味がないのに
なんとなく気にいた♥

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14 Responses
  • Graciela
    February 8, 2015

    Love the outfit and i am definitely feeling the neon scarf! It adds a nice pop of color, and the gradient finish helps keep it in check and not overpower the rest of the outfit. I want it all!

  • Miyagi Mermaid
    February 8, 2015

    It’s so interesting, I love the gradient idea. Neon yellow is also a color I would never wear… unless I was jogging in the dark or something… But I like the scarf! I call them infinity scarves in English, but I think snood is also used.

    • tired of tokyo
      February 10, 2015

      Thank you so much!! I really searched all the corners of the internet, but I couldn’t find a word on how to call these scarfs! Infinity Scarf sounds a little cooler than loop or snood haha~
      & I totally felt the same, yet for this scarf it’s somehow working! The little discoveries of jumping over one’s preferences 😉

  • hanna
    February 8, 2015

    I really like Kate Spade, and I think the scarf gives your outfit the perfect little color spot. Great choice!

    • tired of tokyo
      February 10, 2015

      Thank you so much Hanna <3
      I adore Kate Spade too, but with the prices here……. So happy I found it at the resale shop haha~

  • Michèle
    February 9, 2015

    The scarf looks pretty cool!

    http://www.thefashionfraction.com

  • hayleyappleford
    February 10, 2015

    Love the outfit, especially the scarf and boots !

    With love from London,
    Hayley

    http://thelifestylemenu.co.uk/

    • tired of tokyo
      February 10, 2015

      Thank you Hayley! <3
      The boots get a special feature later today 😉

      Love form Tokyo!

  • cvetybaby
    February 10, 2015

    Amazing pictures! Such a gorgeous look! Great sense of style!
    xx
    cvetybaby.com

    • tired of tokyo
      February 10, 2015

      Thank you so much! <3
      Also thanks for stopping by! 🙂

      Love from Tokyo!

  • Color Me Courtney
    February 25, 2015

    I’m OBSESSED with that scarf! It’s such a fun pop of color and you styled it perfect here!!

    XO Courtney
    http://www.colormecourtney.com

  • tired of tokyo
    February 25, 2015

    Thank you so much, Courtney! <3
    That's so sweet of you! 🙂

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