Head wrapping is a method of using the scarf as a real ornament for the head. You have a thousand and one ways to tie your scarf or turban over your head. But, do you know how to do it?
Today, we will see the style “Badu / Nefertiti Headwrap. This is a quick and easy-to-make style that must form a high crown similar to the headdress of the Queen of Egypt Nefertiti and Erykah Badu.
Tutorial in pictures: Badu / Nefertiti style headwrap?
It requires 2 long turbans or scarf (minimum 1 yard).
Brush your hair away from your face and toward the center of your crown. This style of scarf is suitable for both short and long hair.
Step 2: Take a scarf / turban / African fabric (minimum 1 yard).
You can end here, or go on even bigger Badu Queen headwrap by adding a second scarf.
Step 3: Take a second scarf / turban / African fabric (minimum 1 yard).
It can be either of the same color as your first scarf or slightly different.
But what are the advantages of wearing a headscarf or a turban?
- Beauty and pleasure of wearing them. It’s simple, practical and fun to wear a scarf.
Protect her hair. You want to protect your hair from the sun or other outdoor event. You use your accessory.
Camouflage a bad haircut. Your hair is in transition (nappy phenomenon) or make you the head. Go hop, you put on a scarf and you are the queen of fashionista.
Styling your look. Looking to bring a touch of originality to your outfit. Nothing simpler, you adorn your hair with a beautiful original scarf. And voila. Your look has definitely changed.
Afroculture.net loves this style. We find this style very classy and very original at the same time.
What do you think?