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29 Inspiring Hairstyles for Wedding Season

  • 29 Inspiring Hairstyles for Wedding Season
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  • Beauty Blitz
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    Smooth and sleek, this polished bun is perfect for a formal affair.

  • This is Glamorous
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    Give hair texture with a great mousse, then twist and pin sections of hair in small circles to get this knotted side bun.

  • Jen Sasso
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    You can’t go wrong with Lily Aldridge’s loose waves. Try using an at-home hair mask to give your hair extra shine!

  • Riwana Capri
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    Jen Atkin taught us how to use hair bling, and we love the idea of wearing it with a messy braid.

  • Shopbop
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    Break out your crimper and give your ponytail unexpected texture!

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    This relaxed twist is as elegant as it is easy to recreate.

  • LeFashion
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    A ponytail doesn’t have to be boring! Try using a ponytail cuff around your hair elastic to dress it up.

  • Lauren Santo Domingo
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    The perfect mixture of ballerina chic with a little Audrey Hepburn to boot, this bun oozes sophistication.

  • Oscar PR Girl
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    Braid a piece of hair and wrap it around the base of your ponytail to get this boho-chic look.

  • Allure
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    A pinned-back twist dresses up Brooklyn Decker’s beachy ‘do.

  • Joy Cho
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    Julianne Hough’s crown braid is perfect for a warm destination, and can work for both long and short hair!

  • Petit_Elfant
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    Using the pin-curl technique is a great way to achieve retro waves, but instead of taking them down and brushing them out, use bigger pieces and leave them in for a unique updo.

  • The Beauty Department
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    We love this twisted infinity bun from beauty blog The Beauty Department.

  • Vogue
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    Swap out braids for a bubble ponytail à la Valentino’s latest show during Paris Fashion Week.

  • Glamour
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    Feeling daring? Try a knotted faux-hawk like this one celebrity stylist Riawna Capri created for Nina Dobrev.

  • Lauren Conrad
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    Beat the heat and give your look a bohemian flair with a romantic crown braid.

  • Cupcakes and Cashmere
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    A little volume can take a simple bun to the next level, like this one from Cupcakes and Cashmere’s hair board.

  • Jamie Perez
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    Rachel Bilson nailed the messy half-up ‘do. Twist some pieces when pinning back your locks for a more textured look.

  • The Wall Group
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    Bump up your curls by braiding one side of your hair and pinning it behind your ear, like Chrissy Tiegen.

  • Alex Andre
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    A little bit topknot, a little bit braid, we love this edgy riff on the traditional up-do.

  • Sarah Aquilino
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    A simple, unexpected headband gives polish to a textured look.

  • Beauty High
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    Take your sock bun to new heights by teasing your hair before you roll it with a bun form.

  • Marie Claire
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    The perfect compliment to a conservative outfit, this messy French twist offers a modern interpretation of the classic look.

  • Elle
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    Effortlessly cool, this messy French braid proves that less really can be more.

  • Maven Bride
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    Old Hollywood glamour, with a twist! To get Amanda Seyfried’s look, set your hair after curling, brush through once it has cooled, and pin back the side opposite of your part.

  • Sarah James
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    Take your typical fishtail up a notch by gathering hair into a high ponytail, then braiding down from there!

  • GoodGood Gorgeous
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    Put your hair into a high ponytail and loosely braid, securing with a clear elastic at the bottom. Leave a piece of hair out to wrap around the base, and add a second clear elastic in the middle of the braid to get this bubble pony braid!

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    Section your hair into two parts, loosely braid, then pin randomly to cop this romantic look. The key to achieving a messy texture? Rough dry your hair!

Cue the church bells and prep the champagne—wedding season has officially begun! Whether you’re a bride or bridesmaid, or you’re prepping for a packed calendar as an attendee, it’s the perfect time to try something new with your hair. To make it easy on you, we’ve scoured Pinterest for the best looks to try. Bonus? An interesting up-do or braid will make a dress from the back of your closet new again!

Click through our slideshow for 29 inspiring styles to try this summer!

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