Wedding Hair Ideas For Brides That Aren’t Boring

by Stephanie Montes

Your wedding day is one occasion for which you need to take your beauty planning very seriously. How many women look back on their special day and wonder what they were thinking? Don’t be that bride. Here, 5 hairstyles from Bridal Fashion Week both beautiful and cool enough to stand the test of time. And in case you were wondering, these styles all look incredibly chic even if you’re not tying the knot–just don’t forget to nix the veil.

Hair Today, Gone Tomorrow

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Hollow Buns At Marchesa

Roll blow-dried hair into large rollers and let sit for 30 minutes. Pull hair into a low ponytail and secure with an elastic. Starting at the bottom, roll hair into a hollow bun and pin to secure.

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Wavy Midsection At Jenny Packham

Create a center part and straighten hair to around eye level. With your flatiron, create a wave in the center section of your hair and straighten the ends.

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Messy Ponytail At Claire Pettibone

Create a center part and braid 2 sections at the front on each side of the part. Pull hair into a low, loose ponytail and secure with an elastic. Cross the braids over the base to hide the elastic and pin with bobby pins.

Photo: Courtesy of Claire Pettibone

Frizzy Curls At Galia Lahav

Starting at the bottom, curl small sections of hair with a small barrel curling iron. Continue until you have created tight curls on your whole head. Brush curls out and create a center part.

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Embellished Braids At Reem Acra

Pull hair into a low ponytail and secure with an elastic. Wrap hair around base and create a 3-strand braid. Dress it up with pearls and rhinestones.

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