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Men’s Muffler – a Scarf with the French Accent

Wednesday, 24 November 2010

Men’s MufflerMuffler is a kerchief or a scarf which seems to be uncomplicated for use though it sometimes confuses in purpose. The word coming from the French «cache-nez» means «hide your nose» which is completely unreasonable for this garment today. On the contrary, this piece of clothes proves to be the decorative element in the wardrobe in every possible way. However, this does make neither men nor women upset for not a jot, since there are far more considerable garments in volume and material to use if necessary. A muffler is a perfect complement to the elegant apparel with the hint of being aristocratic which is too essential for the business image.

Nevertheless, the things are not so simple with mufflers today. A muffler is believed to refer to any sex, though it is predominantly exploited by men. Also a muffler is a business-like piece of clothes and thus it suits the strict dress-code to keep the designed businesslike efficiency. Though currently mufflers are manufactured in various flamboyant colors to doubtfully refer to the category of laconic and ordinary accessories.

Revolution in fashion

A muffler takes fashionists to troubled France of the XVIII century with the way it looks and origins. The revolutionary-minded young people are believed to use this decorative element first. It used to be manufactured from the delicate fancy fabric, often from the silk of juicy color.

The confrontation to the disarming and all-absorbing French fashion could not last too long. So, to the middle of the XIX century this garment made from the woolen fabric in fine check appears as the accessory adopted in Europe. This brings to the further transformations and gradually the muffler becomes as it is now.

From tie to scarf

A muffler takes the position of something intermediate in the wardrobe. Some men consider this accessory as the decorative element, as a tie without any considerable function. The others are more close to the muffler and they actually acquire this accessory to really hide the nose. And yet, this is the charm of this detail when the past is gracefully matched the image of the modern fashionist. And the way it is preferred does not matter, on the whole. The assortment of mufflers is what means.

A muffler is the kerchief twice folded as the wide band of fabric thrown over the shoulder. It is also used as the scarf to wrap over the neck for warmth. Though, in most cases mufflers serve as the complement to the strict and businesslike attire. It works to sluggishly look out of the coat collar matching the other details.

A muffler is made from the natural silk, satin, all-wool fabric or the mixture of silk and wool.  And it goes without saying that all these should be considered while purchasing it. There models of mufflers come as similar or different front and reverse parts. The muffler of reverse way is far more comfortable since there is chance to pick up a muffler to change the «face». The front made from wool and the sleek inside is not the rare variant for such mufflers.

The range of colors varies for the admirers of laconic and elegant style, though they are all in particular borders. A muffler for the businessman accepts the shades from pastel to rich though too loud intensity in the color is not typical to it. The finer prints as check or a diamond are more preferred for more strict models; though the popular is the «Turkish paisley» that adds the charming folklore note to the image. The scarf of the businessman is certainly marked with the edge or with the pattern. Woolen models are often decorated with tassels which makes it closer to the traditional image.

There are men who absolutely do not accept mufflers in any other interpretation than classic though the latter can be rejected by more radical fashionists. Those men who tend to appear unique, mufflers are custom-made of any color and patterns. The patterns with the Oriental motifs are extremely popular like hieroglyphs, animals and any other symbols. Such mufflers are so unique that are appropriate for informal events.

Elegance in new shape

Recently the mufflers tend to more liberal image without breaking its preliminary function of the decorative accessory. Mufflers get more intensive in color and patterns. Finer prints used before tend to become large checks or stripes which are placed all over the mufflers leaving the wide edge blank.

Iceberg brand included mufflers into the Spring-Summer and Autumn-Winter 2010 collections. The mufflers for warmer seasons come in fine black-and-white check to typical for traditional men’s models, though the autumn models are presented in silk as the part of smart casual style.

This accessory is regularly favored by reputed designers and it is the permanent guest at Italian fashion house collections. Yet, such fashion designers as Versace, Salvatore Ferragamo, Forzieri and Gucci launch mufflers for every possible occasion.

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