Trendlooks 2016

Artistic Hair Accessories for Fun and Style

Hair Jewellery
Extravagant hair jewellery or colourful bandanas give every look a summery touch. As seen at Dolce & Gabbana fashion show.
© Fairchild Archive

When nature displays her best colours what could be more natural than imitating her brilliant colours in fashion, hairstyles and accessories. When it comes to hair, sparkling and colourful hair accessories and jewellery help to add an artistic flair to your style. In the summer sun, the plain bandana becomes trendy sun protection and an Alice band or flower garland adds a pinch of romance. More inspiration? Read on!

  • Dainty Alice bands, colourful hair scarfs or hair jewellery fresh from the florist add romance and artistry to this year’s summer hairstyles. Create your very own colourful and imaginative hair styles and enjoy this beautiful season of the year!

  • Hair Accessories and Jewellery: The Alice Band

  • Hair Jewellery
    © Getty Images

    No matter if long or short hair, in an updo or worn with the hair down, Alice bands add a nice touch to every hairstyle. Use them to create elegant, romantic or playful looks. 

    Cheat your way to Volume: Simply tease your hair at the back of your head and pull the hair back with the Alice band.

    Picture on the left: The models in the Elie Saab fashion show in Paris held their long hair back with thin Alice bands.

  • Hair Accessories: The Head Scarf

  • Hair Jewellery
    © Fairchild Archive

    Head scarfs are all the rage this summer. They are not only eye-catching but can also be used to protect hair from UV rays. 
    Wear a bandana, wrap your head into a turban or knot your head scarf retro style. There is no limit to your creativity.

    Picture on the left: Backstage, models of the Dolce & Gabbana fashion show demonstrated how to wear a head scarf.

  • Hair Accessories and Jewellery Exotic Style

  • Hair Jewellery
    © Getty Images

    Alice bands, bandanas, and head scarfs are all head-turning hair accessories but step it up a notch by creating filigree adornments, weaving flowers into your hair or use sparkling hair slides for style and glamour.

    Picture on the left: During Milan Fashion Week, Dolce & Gabbana models turned heads wearing updos with extravagant hair accessories.

  • In his video, Schwarzkopf hair expert Armin Morbach shows how to complete updos with hair accessories.

  • Video: Styling Updos with Hair Accessories

  • Hair accessories are also popular with stars and celebrities. In our gallery, we show dazzling summer hairstyles with creative accessories or jewellery.

  • Gallery: Hair Accessories and Jewellery

    Hair Accessories and Jewellery: Braids

    © Getty Images  

    Hair Accessories and Jewellery: Braids

    Florence Welch likes to adorn her red hair with trendy accessories and jewellery. A golden string of sparkling stones highlights her braids and provides a touch of old-fashioned elegance.

    Hair Accessories and Jewellery: The Updo

    © Getty Images  

    Hair Accessories and Jewellery: The Updo

    Undone hairstyles combined with carefully styled elements like Lily Alen’s long full fringes are here to stay. Lily’s updo looks casual and loose but is finished with a simply placed colourful head scarf, which is looped for effect.

    Hair Accessories and Jewellery: Middle Parting

    © Getty Images  

    Hair Accessories and Jewellery: Middle Parting

    Elisa Sednaoui wears shimmering bandeau hair jewellery, adding a light-hearted note to her look.

    Hair Accessories and Jewellery: Short Hair

    © Getty Images  

    Hair Accessories and Jewellery: Short Hair

    Actress Isabel Lucas knotted a black head scarf over her pixie haircut. The knot is placed at the nape of her neck with the scarf covering the entire back of her head. The contrast with her blonde hair is very stunning. The scarf also provides protection from UV rays whilst the short irregular fringe creates a sassy impression.

    Hair Accessories and Jewellery in Curly Hair

    © Getty Images  

    Hair Accessories and Jewellery in Curly Hair

    Actress and model Jaime King contrasts her soft curls with a striking studded head band. The head band is a stand-alone style element attracting the lion’s share of attention.

    Hair Accessories and Jewellery: The Low Ponytail

    © Getty Images  

    Hair Accessories and Jewellery: The Low Ponytail

    On first glance, Marion Cottilard’s hair accessory may not even catch your eye because her hair band matches the colour of her hair. French actress and singer Marion Cottilard used the hair band to hold back her from her face and wrapped the scarf around the base of her low ponytail. The hair on the crown of her head is teased to add volume.

    Hair Accessories and Jewellery: The Long Bob

    © Getty Images  

    Hair Accessories and Jewellery: The Long Bob

    Elena Perminova draws attention to her beautiful face and blonde hair with her white silken hair band. The hair band lends character and class to her simple feminine style without stealing the elegant impact of the long blonde bob.