26 last minute bridal hair accessories you can buy today
After you've found your dream wedding dress and bagged the perfect bridal shoes, it's time to start thinking about hair accessories. As the finishing touch to your bridal look, wedding hairpieces are often one of the last details to purchase as you start planning how to wear your hair and whether to go for a veil or not.
When shopping for hair accessories, it's important to consider the rest of your bridal look. Try pieces that will beautifully complement your dress, not distract from it. Remember to take your wedding venue and overall aesthetic into consideration too. If you've left it to the last minute to find something for your hair, don't panic! Check out our pick of the best wedding hair accessories available to buy right now.
Bridal hair pins
Simple and understated, hair pins are the ideal bridal hair accessory for all kinds of hair styles, making them a great last minute option.
Bridal hair bows
Bows are a bridal classic that are having a huge renaissance, with oversized styles adorning dresses, shoes and of course, wedding hair accessories. Tulle, satin, silk and pearl-encrusted... there's a hair bow for every bride's style. One word of caution however, is don't overdo it. If you have a bow on your dress, don't double up in your hair as well.
Seen on everyone from Gossip Girl's Blair Waldorf and SATC's Charlotte York to royal names including The Princess of Wales and Grace Kelly, headbands have long been the favorite accessory of preppy girls everywhere.
Headband - Bride La Boheme
Lovers of nostalgia and vintage style should consider adding a fabulous birdcage veil to complete your bridal look. Originating in the 1940s, the birdcage veil came to be when veils were made shorter due to a shortage of fabric during World War II. With a birdcage veil, wartime brides could add an elegant detail to their bridal look, which often consisted of their best formal suit or dress.
Bridal combs and headpieces
If you're undecided on your exact wedding day hairstyle, a comb or headpiece is a versatile choice that your stylist can work with on the day. From dainty botanical hair vines to elaborate Swarovski-encrusted combs, you're sure to find a style that complements your wedding look.
Bridal tiaras and crowns
After the grandeur of King Charles' coronation and popularity of Netflix shows Bridgerton and Queen Charlotte, everyone is talking about regal style and one accessory in particular. Sparkling tiaras are having a huge moment and we are totally here for it! With styles ranging from opulent and regal to pared-back and minimal, there's a wedding tiara out there for every bride-to-be.
Bridal ponytail accessories
If you're looking for a fresh minimal look for your wedding day, consider a sleek modern ponytail with a chic accessory such as a taffeta bow or pearl band.