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17 best bridal hair accessories to elevate your wedding outfit: From vintage to boho

Long or short hair? No problem.

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Nichola Murphy
Nichola MurphyDeputy Lifestyle Editor
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There's so much more to your wedding outfit than just the dress – you've also got the shoes, the veil, and don't forget the hair accessories

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Whether you've got long flowing hair and have lots of choices when it comes to your hairstyle, or have short locks that you're not sure how to style, there's something out there for every bride. 

What are the best bridal hair accessories for short hairstyles?

If you have a pixie cut or a bob, you may be under the impression that you are limited for choice when it comes to your wedding hairstyle, but your hair can be any length to rock a cute hair clip, a headband or a tiara. 

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Where can you shop bridal hair accessories?

From high street steals from places such as Accessorize and John Lewis to chic designs at L.K Bennett and MyTheresa, it really depends on your budget and your style – do you want a vintage, traditional or boho look?

We've rounded up the most gorgeous options you can shop online, including fabulous hair pins to add sparkle to your updo and effortless pearl headbands…

Best bridal hair accessories 2022

This unique Erdem hairband is bound to make you feel special on your big day. Made with faux pearl embellishments and a wide-fit ivory-white band, the contemporary design will stay comfortable all day long.

erdem hairband

Erdem headband, was £240 now £138, MyTheresa


We need this silver headband with crystal-embellished stars from Jennifer Behr. The website explains she "studied sculpture at college, which is why her designs feel like works of art, but for your hair". Need we say more?

star headband

Jennifer Behr star headband, £450, Net-A-Porter


We love this vintage barrette style clip with a gem-covered celestial design.

oliver bonas hair clip

Celestial hair clip, £15, Oliver Bonas


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This unusual headband made from ivory feathers and satin is sure to make a style statement – and it's perfect for keeping strands of hair out of your face.

feather headband

Feathered headband, £129, L.K. Bennett


A ponytail or plaited style would work perfectly with this statement tulle bow.

etsy bow

White tulle bow, £22, Etsy


Laid-back brides can add a finishing touch to their bridal ponytail with this gorgeous pearl hair tie.

pearl hair tie

Jennifer Behr pearl hair tie, £70, Net-A-Porter


Sometimes simple is best, as proven by this cute crystal and pearl embellished sparkly clip from Simone Rocha.

simone rocha hair clip

Simone Rocha crystal clip, £150, MyTheresa


How cute is this simple birdcage veil? This classic hair accessory needs nothing else.

not on high street veil

Birdcage veil, £55, Not on the High Street


Who wouldn't want this pearl-embellished headband? Not only is it a chic addition to your big day, but it can be reworn with jeans and dresses for years to come.

mytheresa pearl headband

Jennifer Behr pearl headband, £247, MyTheresa


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Make your hair accessory your 'something blue' with this pin, which is sure to stand out whether you have luscious brunette hair or platinum blonde.

blue comb

Blue hair pin, £22, Not on the High Street


If you're after that regal touch, then maybe a mini tiara is the thing for you.


Pearl tiara, £20, Jon Richard


A hair vine is ideal for adding a touch of sparkle to a long braided or curled hairstyle.

pearl hair vine

Hair vine, £8.95, Etsy


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Brides planning a low chignon will love this crystal hair pin – gorgeous!

crystal hair pin

Crystal hair pin, £13.98, Amazon


Keep it simple with some pearl hair slides, which can be used to clip a section of hair up or simply embellish your intricate hairstyle.

pearl grips accessorize

Pearl hair slides, £10, Accessorize


We love this delicate 14ct gold plated vine with crystal clusters and textured leaf accents.

john lewis vine

Ivory & Co leaf hair vine, £95, John Lewis


Add a touch of glamour with this pearl and rhinestone hair pin – and it's a total bargain.

shein hair clip

Pearl hair pin, £3.25, Shein


Worried about your fresh flower crowns wilting throughout the day? Try out a gorgeous faux floral hair comb, made with artificial silk flowers including an ivory rose, berries and eucalyptus foliage.

floral comb

Floral hair comb, £45, Not on the High Street


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