Instructions how to tie a head scarf in a classic style!

Start by putting your hair in a bun, pony or simply putting on a hidden height undercover.

fold a tichelStep 1 - Fold a square headscarf into a triangle shape. In this step by step instructions we used the Basic Headscarf with Lurex and fringes in pink.

tie the tichel tails in backStep 2 - Place the center of the long straight side (the folded edge) at your forhead with the two long tails in front of your shoulder. Tie the two side tails behind your neck, keeping the 3rd hanging corner free.

wrap the tichel tie around your headStep 3 - Take the right tail that is hanging down and wrap it around the top of your head till you reach the knot at the back. Tuck the extra fabric under the knot in back.

tying a classic tichel headscarfStep 4 - repeat with the left tail, going around the top of your head and tucking the headscarf's extra fabric under the knot in back.

classic tichel stlye tyingStep 5 - a great "twist" on this style is to do steps 1-3, and then instead of repeating with the left tail, weave it over and under the first "band" you created. This adds height to the classic style and is expecially suited for women with thinning hair or hair loss as it adds height to the head.

So there you have it! Your head scarf all tied up in the classic style! Click here to have fun experimenting with more headscarves styles!