What Is Turtle Neck?

Different countries have different names for the turtle neck. Turtle neck is most commonly used in the US and Canada, but in England it may be called both polo or a roll neck. And in Australia, it is sometimes called “skivvy”.

Turtle neck are not uniform for the undesirable, turtle necks are extremely versatile and can be worn so many ways.

Types of Turtle necks and how to style them:

There are 4 different types of turtlenecks, let’s go over these and learn how to style them.

  1. The classic style turtle neck, it is usually thin, tight0fitting with slim neck.

It is always used as layering pieces for a classy yet warm look, such as tuck a black classic turtleneck into a skirt, then paired with tights or jeans, so extremely chic.

And if you can’t let the dress or jumpsuit for summer go of, layer a classic turtle underneath it, here you go.

  •  The cowl necks are usually thicker, and more loose fitting with big and long exaggerated necks that can be folded or left to hang loose. They are like built-in scarfs. Compare to classic turtle, cowl necks have a more casual look.

Dress cowl neck by pairing them with a pair of jeans or a min-skirt for more casual look. And at last finish the look off with comfy sneakers.

  • The funnel/ mock neck, it is small turtle which is shorter than classic turtle neck. They usually end about halfway up the neck (never reaching the ears). Some are thick and chunky, while others are light and paper-thin. Nonetheless, they give off a slightly more elegant look than the cowl and classic neck.

Pairing funnel neck with a simple pair of jeans or pants, have your hair up in a messy bun for a simple and elegant look. And you can also tucking the funnel neck into a cute or edgy skirt to make an interesting outfit.


4. The turtle neck dress

When we talk turtle necks, we immediately think of sweaters and jumpers. But in fact there is an extremely chic alternative- the turtleneck version of sweater dress, and party dresses.

You can also dress them up with a pair of boots/ sneaker and heels, it’s up to you and the occasion.

Are turtle neck in style 2021 and how do you use a turtle neck?
Due to the various turtle neck styles, it can be used on both sweater, dress and base shirt. It is warm and elegant underneath a shirt, a blouse, a blazer. You can match it with mini skirt, jeans and also pants. Comfortable and easy to wear and match, so I am sure turtle neck will in style 2021.

Upgrade your wardrobe with a turtleneck sweater, a simple black turtle neck shirt. Or if you are going to attend your prom party or a wedding as bridesmaid, consider turtleneck prom dresses and bridesmaid dresses now.

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