10 Beautiful Bridal Hairstyles

04 Jan 2016

Heat up those curling irons and have a pile of hairpins at the ready… here are our top 10 bridal hairstyles to take you from everyday chic to wedding-ready  

 

 

Image gallery

Image gallery

1. The high bun
Piled high onto the top of the bride’s head, this ultra glam structured up up-do is all about the height. Pin a veil underneath and add a hint of sparkle with a crystal hairpin.

10-bridal-hairstyles-1
Albert Palmer Photography


2. The floral headpiece
This style centres on long and loose flowing hair with a natural softness, perfect for romantic, whimsical brides.

10-bridal-hairstyles-2Kirsten Mavric


3. Low and gathered
The low gathering of this hairstyle is a stunning way to show off a wedding dress with intricate back detail. Gather and pin with pastel flowers and let a few natural curls tumble down.

10-bridal-hairstyles
Mike and Tom Photography 


4. Pin curls
Hairspray will be your shining light with this pin-curl style that involves plenty of grips and expert skill to tease those shapes into place.

10-bridal-hairstyles-3
Albert Palmer Photography


5. Short and sweet
Long locks aren’t for everyone and this short style proves a pixie cut can be styled just as elegantly for a wedding.

10-bridal-hairstyles-4
‘Amy’ by Harry Richards Photography 


6. The half-up, half-down
Ah, the now classic half-up, half-down. A favourite among brides and wedding guests alike, this feminine hairstyle is low key and easy to do yourself.

10-bridal-hairstyles-5
Nick Murray Photography


7. Loose and braided
Boho brides with long tresses will love this take on a French plait. Ideal for beach or pared-down woodland weddings.


8. Scattered flowers
Tonged curls with delicately weaved flowers add a magical garden-inspired touch to an otherwise simple style.

10-bridal-hairstyles-6
York Place Studios


9. The side up-do
Wearing a hat? A side up-do with lots of bundled hair pinned into place won’t interfere with the placing of the headpiece.

10-bridal-hairstyles-7
Kristian Leven Photography


10. French plait
Woven to the side, this French plait shows off highlights beautifully.

Related content

supplier finder

Get a quote

Looking for that perfect local supplier?
Let us know what you need and we’ll start looking for you.

supplier finder

Find a supplier

Search over 200,000 Suppliers in the UK.

or

Leave a comment

Comments

There are no comments to display, be the first!

bride

Everything for your wedding

Wedding Venue Fact File: Leeds Castle, Kent

Set in 500 acres of beautiful parkland and gardens, Leeds Castle in Kent, “the...

Wedding Photo of the Week: Rob Dodsworth Photography

Each week we’re inviting all wedding photographers to submit their images to be Bri...

12 bridal headbands for the finishing touch

Headbands are making headway in the style stakes and brides are now sporting variations o...

Chi Chi London releases SS20 bridal collection

Catering to all members of the bridal party, the latest collection from Chi Chi London of...

TREND ALERT: A glimmering gold wedding colour scheme

On a bid to banish the gloomy grey January start to 2020, gold themed wedding déco...

Looking for that perfect local supplier?
Let us know what you need and we’ll start looking for you.