Bandannas & Wild Rags
A wild rag or Bandanna is a Cowboy or Western scarf worn around the neck. In many regions wild rags are a standard part of cowboy dress whether it be for work or social occasions. They come in a wide variety of COLORS, sizes, and fabrics, with silk, cotton and polyester blends being some of the most popular fabric choices. Wild Rag is a term used by the old cowboys for their bandanas or western scarves. They are a natural insulator that is warm, breathable, and wicks away moisture. ... They have become known as part of the working cowboy's dress. Today they are an old west tradition in a modern cowboy world. There is a purpose to wearing a bandanna around your neck besides looking awesome? A bandana can absorb perspiration and can shield the back of your neck from sunburn also yo can wear them as a mask to shield your mouth and nose in a wind storm or from dust driving cattle.