6 Hot Wedding Hair Trends

A big part of what makes your hair look wedding-ready, not just party-ready, is the perfect accessory.
by Heather Levine
  1. Wedding Hair Trend 1: Cage Veils

    photo by Sonja Pacho

    These vintage-inspired pieces are easy to pop on or off. Wearing one instantly transforms your look into something sophisticated and chic.

    Floral cage veil by Tia Mazza, $375, SaksFifthAvenue.com for stores; earrings, $150, WendyMinkJewelry.com; gown by Nicole Miller, $1,700.

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  2. Wedding Hair Trend 2: Floral Headbands

    photo by Sonja Pacho

    These embellished bands are a perfect addition to a 'do that's up or down—no hair spray or teasing necessary.

    Floral comb by Bride's Head Revisited, $100, BridesHeadRevisited.net (attached to gold headband by J.Crew); earrings by Nava Zahavi, $980, available at Fragments, (212) 334-9588; dress by Elizabeth Fillmore, $6,000.

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  3. Wedding Hair Trend 3: Decorative Combs

    photo by Sonja Pacho

    Big or small, an intricate comb can make even the most tousled updo look polished.

    Rhinestone comb, $310, EricaKoesler.com; earrings, $25, Emitations.com; gown by Peter Langner Exclusively for Kleinfeld, $5,500.

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  4. Wedding Hair Trend 4: Couture Clips

    photo by Sonja Pacho

    No matter your hair length -- long, medium, even super-short -- a studded barrette is a guaranteed way to add glitz to any down 'do.

    Barrette, $148, JenniferBehr.com; gown by David Fielden, $3,500.

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  5. Wedding Hair Trend 5: Embellished Hairpins

    photo by Sonja Pacho

    The best thing about these tiny, studded pins is how they let you add a touch of glamour with precision.

    Hairpins by Thomas Knoell, from $174, KleinfeldBridal.com; earrings by Roxanne Assoulin for Lee Angel, $90, LeeAngel.com; dress by Amsale, $4,700.

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  6. Wedding Hair Trend 6: Fingertip Veils

    photo by Sonja Pacho

    While most any tulle topper will create an air of elegance, longer waterfall styles will also have a slimming effect.

    Veil by Tia Mazza, $425, SaksFifthAvenue.com for stores; earrings, $2,650, TempleStClair.com; gown by Amsale, $1,200.

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