The real indulgence, $158

This salmon-colored Navajo scarf by Theodora & Callum has a feminine, bohemian vibe. Wear it over a maxi dress or take it to the beach as a sarong. Trillium, Green Spring Station, Lutherville. (Gene Sweeney Jr., Baltimore Sun / July 1, 2013)

Scarves in bright colors and lightweight materials are fun accessories that will keep you warm if an evening breeze kicks in — or in the office air-conditioning.

The steal: $14.99

The blue hues and ikat print on this Merona scarf are a classic summer combination. Pair it with a chambray shirt and sandals for a beach-chic look. At Target stores, multiple locations and target.com.

The deal: $58

Lua's handmade silk braid scarf is reminiscent of Caribbean waters with its shades of green and turquoise. Jones & Jones, Village of Cross Keys, Baltimore. 410-532-9645, jonesandjones1970.com.

The real indulgence: $158

This salmon-colored Navajo scarf by Theodora & Callum has a feminine, bohemian vibe. Wear it over a maxi dress or take it to the beach as a sarong. Trillium, Green Spring Station, Lutherville-Timonium. 410-821-9696.