Fashion & Beauty

Quickie Wedding Hairstyle Tutorials

  |   By Weddingbells


Deciding on a wedding hairstyle is one of those things you think is going to be a total breeze, until it comes time for your hair trial you realize that the updo you were initially considering will never work with the veil you're dead-set on wearing. So, how do you avoid this? The answer is simple: start test-driving hairstyles from the moment you decide on a wedding dress and accessories.

Our friends at Brides have put together a set of simple hair tutorial videos that will definitely help you decide on a wedding day look. However, before you invest an entire five minutes of your day watching them, let's review.

First up: the jewelled chignon. This gorgeous updo is a sophisticated option that would work well for a variety of celebrations. We think it would be especially pretty paired with a flowy chiffon gown.


Next, a classic half-up look that pairs perfectly with a pretty veil. If you have longer hair, this is a great option that will showcase your lovely locks while still keeping them out of your face.


Not feeling either of the above looks? This braided bun is a youthful, modern option that's designed to look flawless even after a night of dancing.


Lastly, there's the fishtail braid. This popular style is ideal for a laidback summer celebration (and once you learn how to do it yourself, you'll probably end up rocking this look on the regular).


Ready to test-drive one (or all) of these looks? Watch the video below for step-by-step instructions.

This article was originally published on Feb 04, 2016

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