|A scarf clip is a
versatile accessory especially appreciated by those, who due to allergies or
skin sensitivities cannot wear jewelry, or for those who like the warmth of a
scarf in a chilly environment.
The scarf clip is also
something of a hybrid in that it is functional and decorative at the same time.
The clip itself is a hinged metal object with a loop on one side and a flat
paddle or round shaped disk on the other side. The paddle area is where a
decorative jewelry finding, cabochon, cameo, or any other object the designer
chooses to use is affixed.
To wear a scarf clip, simply
open the clip, slip the scarf through the open loop so that the decorative side
is facing out from the body, and at the desired location, close the clip to keep
it in place.
Guyot Brothers has scores of
decorative items, some simple, some fancy, that are beautiful embellishments for
scarf clips. Seasonal charms
and motifs such as a snowman, Santa Claus,
sailboats, butterflies, a teddy bear, hearts, scales of justice, a book, a
globe, and even a panda bear are excellent components for this use. For a more
classic appearance, cameo and cabochon frames, flowers, leaves, geometric
shapes, Art Nouveau style, Art Deco style, and Victorian style findings are
available. Lacy filigree with an intriguing
dap and some Swarovski crystals is a
natural accompaniment for a gentle flowing silk scarf resting lightly on a
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