The Met Gala Hair Trend You Can Actually Try

Last night’s Met Gala was a glittering spectacle of amazing hair accessories—in some cases, these opulent add-ons upstaged the gorgeous gowns they were paired with. From diamond headpieces to embellished headbands to full-on gold crowns, these toppers are great inspiration for the next special occasion in which you can be queen for the day. Here, 5 looks that wowed from the Met Gala.

Lily Aldridge

We're obsessed with the cascading Stephen Russell diamond brooch Lily Aldridge added to her updo.

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Brie Larson

Brie Larson's Dolce & Gabbana headband proves that more is more when it comes to accessorizing an exotic look.

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Kate Hudson

Kate's spectacular diamond headpiece by jewelry designer Lorraine Schwartz was brilliantly positioned to fall asymmetrically along the side of her topknot.

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Karen Elson

The key to pulling off an over-the-top crown is impeccable posture paired with a powerful attitude.

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Courtney Eaton

Pairing a headband with a sleek braided bun is an unexpected combo that Courtney pulled off flawlessly.

Photo: @courteaton