The Evolution of Head Covering

October 10, 2018 3 min read

The Evolution of Head Covering

Over time, head coverings have been an interesting piece. This style for women has changed drastically and it’s accompanied by plenty of variations in fashion including head wraps, turbans, hijabs, scarves, hats, bandanas and many more. However, these accessories originated from the ancient world with a remarkable association with ethnicity, culture, religion and more. You may find early references the use of Head coverings in Judaism, Christianity, Islam, and many other religions.
In light of this, we are known for showcasing a wide range of dated head covering accessories including the head wraps, turbans, hijabs, scarves, hats, bandannas and more. This post will enlighten you on the evolution of head covering: then & now.
Keep reading to learn more.

 

The head wraps

Head wraps used to be traditional attire that was used by many and they have their origin dated back and associated with ancient sub-Saharan Africa and other parts of Africa. In those days, the head wraps represented wealth, marital status, ethnicity, and many more.

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However, today, head-wraps are in vogue as many fashion enthusiasts turn to them as a fashionable protective style option in order to bring out the best in them. If you are still pondering on considering the head wraps or you want to try them out, we offer gorgeous, comfortable, and easy to use head wraps.

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The Turbans

Turbans started as a man’s gear and the earliest evidence was found to be featured on a royal sculpture from Mesopotamia in 2350 B.C.E which was regarded as the earliest turban-like garment. Over time, turbans have become a staple in both men and women’s wardrobe and they represent an ultimate expression of glamour as well as a smart way of covering unruly hair. The turbans were made a statement piece internationally by the glamorous scarlet of Hollywood.

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In order for you to style the turbans, check our page for gorgeous collections of turbans which require no tying or closing but can be worn automatically so as to bring out the best in you.

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The Hijab

The Hijab’s literal translation in Arabic is “Curtain or Screen” used in representing one’s modesty, privacy, and morality in the Muslim faith. However, today the modern hijab is nothing but a remarkable innovative spirit and yet, impacting the world while staying true to oneself and one’s faith. As a result, designers worldwide are relatively coming up with various designs and cool collections of hijabs for use as it is now in vogue and as well fashionable. The modest fashion mall, therefore, offers varieties of modern hijabs to bring out the best in you. Why not buy from us today.

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The Scarves

Back in time, the scarves were not recognized as a means of providing warmth or as fashion statements. As a result, they serve as accessories that represent a political icon, social symbol, military garb and many more. As time goes on, there was an evolution of a different number of trends such as the hip-hop, boho, grunge and many more. At this time the use of scarves became fashionable and spotted on many on the street with varieties of style and as well used for warmth.

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In light of these functions, we offer you our great collections of scarves to help you obtain an elegant layered look for your daily outfit.

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So to wrap things up... ;)

Head coverings are fashionable accessories that have become a mainstay in the world of modern fashion today. Do you want to add head covering accessories to your wardrobe? We offer you the best collections of head covering accessories including turbans, scarves, hijabs, head wraps, hats, bandanna and many more.

 

Thanks for reading, I hope you enjoyed it :)

See you next time,

Titi A.

 

 

 


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