A scarf necklace: What a cool concept. I always welcome the fusion of two fashion categories, because the result is almost always uniquely interesting. This Cynthia Dugan Jewelry Silver & Leather Scarf Necklace ($195) fits the description. It's a scarf in that it ties in the front but it's also a necklace due to the material. I had to have the look, minus the price tag, so I set out on a hunt for something similar.

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Catherine Michiels at ShopStyle

Well, well, look what we have here. This Catherine Michiels Washed Silk Tie ($20) can definitely take the place of the scarf tie above. It's black and silver, and the best part is that it can be worn as a necklace or a bracelet. At that price, I'll take the gray and silver one, too!