Why you should care

A hair accessory is all it takes to turn a basic wedding updo into a red carpet-worthy ‘do.

Brides-to-be can get overwhelmed by the countless decisions that go into deciding their bridal look.  So why not take a hair accessory cue from these superstars?

Whether it’s for an updo, loose curls, braids, or a chignon, let these amazing hair pieces be your inspiration.

Boho Bride

For the boho bride with an inner flower child, floral hair accessories are the way to go. Whether you have an outdoor wedding or not, adorning your hair with flowers and ferns is a romantic way to elevate a basic updo.

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Take cues from fashion icon Alexa Chung who exudes effortless charm or from Arizona Muse who looks gorgeous with her hair pinned to the sides.

For something more ethereal, Elle Fanning’s high bun with a floral crown is the look to copy . Ippy’s Wedding Dinner Bridal Flower Garland is a perfect substitute for Alexa’s flower crown while Asos’s Flower and Leaf Headband Fascinator and Flower Clips add subtle flower features.

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Basic Beauty

For the minimalist bride, basic headbands are the perfect addition to any hairdo. Both Kerry Washington and Emma Stone prove that a simple headband can go a long way in keeping the hairdo looking clean and simple.

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The basic headband is versatile and can be worn with updos for a prim look or loose curls for a more playful look. Pick up the Danna Headband to steal Kerry Washington’s red carpet look or Kitsch Prima Ballerina Headband for a little added shimmer.

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Pearly Princess

For a classic take on wedding accessories, turn to pearls. This iridescent gem is often associated with royalty and elegance, made famous by classic American style icon, Jackie Kennedy.

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Rita Ora braided up-do with a pearl crown would be perfect for brides who want to have their hair up and away from their faces. Brides who like updo’s with shoulder framing tresses can copy Chiara Ferragni’s twin pearl headband and low pony tail. Asos’s Leaf & Pearl Headband and Faux Pearl and Beaded Hair Crown are affordable ways to incorporate these gems into your bridal hair.

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Regal Enchantress

Looking for a head-turning hair accessory? Metallic headpieces are an easy way to add that royal flair. Gemma Arterton and Keira Knightley both look like Egyptian princesses with their intricate bands. Margot Robbie goes the extra mile with an ornate headpiece fit for a queen.

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Shop these looks with Asos pieces: the Reclaimed Vintage Semi Precious Crown is a subtle way to add colour to your wedding do, ,the Statement Jewel Hair Crown is another take on Robbie’s headpiece that can substitute a veil and the Golden Flower Headband is a close copy t of Gemma Arterton’s headband

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The one-sided accessory is a famous bridal hairstyle with many opting for low chignons,low pony tails, or loose side swept hair. This hairdo leaves space for hairstylists to incorporate hair accessories. Emma Stone and Diane Kruger both have low do’s with gorgeous hair clips to elevate the style.

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Kruger’s retro finger curls are paired with delicate leaf clips that don’t take too much from the entire look. Orelia Leaf Hair Clip is an affordable substitute for Kruger’s diamante accessory. Emma Stone pairs her clean low chignon with a simple circular clip that is similar to DesignB London’s Open Circle Hair Clip.

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Glam Queen

For a glamorous, vintage feel, brides can opt for netted accessories. The birdcage can substitute the veil for a try throwback look. Olivia Wilde and Beyonce donned these vintage nets on the red carpet looking like all the right kind of drama.

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Get the look with these blusher veils: Asos’ Pretty Nude Flower Veil Headband or Bow Veil Hair Fascinator in black for a bolder look.

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Why you should care

A hair accessory is all it takes to turn a basic wedding updo into a red carpet-worthy ‘do.

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