How to Tie a Bandana Like a Gangsta

Written by contributing writer
  • Share
  • Tweet
  • Share
  • Email

A trend for young men is to wear bandanna scarves around their head in the gangsta style. It’s a fashion that started among gang members in California and has since spread from the West to be a nationwide style among young, urban men. Everyone who wears the style isn’t necessarily a gang member, as it has become pretty main stream, but many times the colours or patterns of the scarves are indicative of gang loyalties.

Skill level:

Other People Are Reading


    How to Tie a Bandana Like a Gangsta

  1. 1

    Fold a square bandanna into a triangle.

  2. 2

    Holding the two side corners of the triangle, begin folding it up toward the middle corner in half inch folds until you are left with a rectangular shaped scarf with pointed ends.

  3. 3

    Wrap the scarf around your head from the back, down toward the base of your neck, with the two corners wrapping around toward the front of your forehead.

  4. 4

    Tie the two corners together into a knot on your forehead.

  5. 5

    Adjust the scarf on your head so that the tie sits twisted to one side of your forehead.

Don't Miss

  • All types
  • Articles
  • Slideshows
  • Videos
  • Most relevant
  • Most popular
  • Most recent

No articles available

No slideshows available

No videos available

By using the site, you consent to the use of cookies. For more information, please see our Cookie policy.