Top six celebrity wedding hair styles 

15 Jul 2014

Top six celebrity wedding hair styles 

The big day is approaching, the dress, jewellery and heels are sorted and now it’s time to top off the look with perfect hair. 

The big day is approaching, the dress, jewellery and heels are sorted and now it’s time to top off the look with perfect hair. 

Picking a hairdo for the most important day of your life is never going to be easy – do you want an up or down do, curls or straight… the questions are never ending.

Most brides leave making that decision until the rest of their look is sorted. 

Luckily there are plenty of celebrity brides are on hand for inspiration from those who go for the traditional look, to those who love boho chic to others tying the knot on the beach.

Here beauty experts at, have picked out the top celebrity wedding day hairstyles and how to achieve the look.  

1)      The Boho Wedding

Inspired by newlywed Fearne Cotton, a simple set of waves paired with an embroidered headband looks stunning. It epitomises a laid-back, chic style which suits the glamorous presenter perfectly.

Tip: To make your hair look beautifully boho, comb through your hair after curling to make it more relaxed. Don’t forget to apply plenty of hairspray to make sure the waves last right until the end of the reception. 

2)      The Elegant Wedding 

Reality TV queen Kim Kardashian sported three different hairstyles in her lavish wedding to Kanye West. During the ceremony, Kim left her luscious locks loose and tucked her fringe behind her ears to complement her elegant Givenchy gown. 

Tip: Don’t be afraid to keep things simple. Sometimes less is more so if you’re sporting a detailed dress, a straightforward style can make more of a statement. 

3)      The Vintage Wedding

Former reality TV star Millie Mackintosh married rapper husband Professor Green in a stylish wedding last year. Millie wore her hair in a vintage-style, plaited up do, perfect for the tone of her wedding.

Tip: Recreate Millie’s look by getting a floral headband to place behind your double plait. With such intricate detailing, make sure you give your locks a deep conditioning treatment beforehand to make sure it’s soft and glossy. 

4)      The Princess Wedding 

Kate Middleton showed off her glossy brunette locks in a pin-up style when she wed Prince William in 2011’s wedding of the year. 

Sporting an off the centre parting, Kate opted for simplicity ensuring no attention was diverted from her dramatic veil. 

Tip: Change the parting of your hair to make a noticeable difference on your big day and if the princess look is for you, make sure you have a sparkly headdress.

5)      The Beach Wedding

If you’re lucky enough to get married on a beach like Megan Fox then allowing your locks to flow freely is one way to look good. Megan looked captivating at her beach wedding.

Alternatively, a backcombed fishtail plait or a set of ringlets pushed to the side also creates a summery look to match the beach theme. 

Tip: To enhance your summery look, accessorise using flowers or a jewel clip and pin to the side of your hair. 

6)      The Stylish Wedding

American actress Jessica Biel wed global superstar Justin Timberlake in a lavish ceremony. Jessica aired sophistication as she sported a high, sleek bun and cropped fringe. 

Tip: Maintaining a neat and tidy bun can prove difficult, especially if you don’t have an army of hair stylists on hand. Use plenty of hairspray to avoid any disasters on the day. 

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