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Uno Alla Volta swirl scarf review

fashion over 40 woman in work outfit with Uno Alla Volta scarf
Fashion over 40 woman in LBD with Uno Alla Volta scarf
Max Mara denim coat, suede statement belt, Gucci bag, Calvin Klein pumps (all own), LBD c/o Covered Perfectly, and swirl scarf c/o Uno Alla Volta

Today I want to introduce you to Uno Alla Volta. They sell great artisan made items and help artisans to keep traditional art alive. I especially love their great jewelry, hats,  bags, and scarves.

The marbled silk scarf I styled in the outfits of this post is made by their Connecticut artisan Lucille. I love the purple, teal, pink, and fuchsia of this scarf. These colors are so me! If these colors are not so you, don’t worry. She makes this marbleized pattern in all kind of color combination.  You may have seen her scarf in fall colors on my Gift Inspiration page. You can have a scarf in this technique also in the evergreen classic black and white. So chic!

fashionover40 woman in spring outfit with Uno Alla Volta swirl scarf
Max Mara denim coat, suede statement belt, Gucci bag, Calvin Klein pumps (all own), LBD c/o Covered Perfectly, and swirl scarf c/o Uno Alla Volta

The technique to create this swirl pattern is fascinating. Each scarf is placed upon water that has been combed with the color pigments. Consequently, even when the same colors are used no two scarf will ever look exactly the same. This means each piece is as unique as its wearer. It’s incredible, but true that you can get an unique accessory for just $60, and it comes with a certificate of authenticity!

I got so many compliments on this Uno Alla Volta hand-made swirl scarf. It is perfect to up your style! A scarf takes a simple T-shirt plus jeans up a notch. It adds a pop of color to a LBD. It is also a perfect addition to any work wardrobe.

Uno Alla Volta scarf details of the painting of the swirls
Zoom-in on the Uno Alla Volta scarf to show details of the swirl painting and the hand-rolled sides of the scarf

The scarf has hand-rolled sides. It comes with a nice clip that is covered with marbled silk and a great instruction sheet with several ways how to tie an oblong scarf. I tested them all and they all worked out fine, but in this post I show how I tie the scarf my way.

P.S. This scarf is a perfect Mother’s Day gift.

Do you love scarves? Have you had already a look at Uno Alla Volta’s scarves?

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Photo of me: G. Kramm

Disclosure: The scarf is a sample by Uno Alla  Volta. The post is not endorsed by them. I wrote it entirely myself and it represents my 100% honest opinion.

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