There is no right or wrong way to tie a sarong, that’s what makes them so versatile and fun to wear! If you are wearing it, you did it right. Here are some simple ways to wear a sarong, and we challenge you to get creative as you discover other ways to wrap yourself in tropical beauty.
For a quick video that will answer many of your questions and, perhaps, spark your own creativity take a look at Pareo And Sarong Tying.
For those of us who have not tried tying a pareo before, here are some simple styles to get you started:
Sarong Dress or Bikini Cover
Holding the sarong stretched horizontally across your back, take the top two ends and bring them to the front, over your chest. Wrap the ends around each other in a halfknot, pulling tight until your sarong is snug against your body. Tie another halfknot to secure. You can wear the sarong with the knot in the middle or off to the side.
Sarong Skirt or Sarong for Men
Follow the same steps as the Sarong Dress above, tying the ends at your waist or hips instead of at your chest. For a shorter skirt, fold a full-size sarong lengthwise before tying it, or choose one of our half sarongs.
Front Twist Halter Style
Holding the sarong stretched horizontally across your back, take the top two ends and bring them to the front, over your chest. Twist the ends around each other once, pulling them snugly across your front, then tie them together at the back of your neck.
Halter Style Without the Twist
For a looser, draped effect, hold the sarong stretched horizontally across your back. Bring the top two ends to the front, crossing one end over the other and then tying them at the back of your