The simplest of hairdos can look ultra glam just by adding the right accessory. And for most of us, bridal hair accessories simply mean flowers. Yes, they look beautiful and also smell fabulous! But for brides who’d like to have a few more options…here they are! Check out these 7 amazing ways to do up your hair without just the flowers!
1. Gota jewellery
Image: Rasha Gota Jewellery on Instagram
A little while after floral jewellery became popular, there came gota jewellery. And trust us, gota hair pieces look super gorgeous. From maangtikas, to maathapattis to passas, there’s a whole lot to choose from for all your shaadi functions.
POPxo Recommends: Rasha Gota Jewellery (Delhi), Lime by Manika (Mumbai)
2. Hand embroidered accessories
Image: Fooljhadi on Instagram
Want something that looks elaborate, feels light and is totally hatke?! Try hand embroidered accessories to decorate your hair at the mehendi or sangeet. A super pretty and innovative concept, we love the collection available at Fooljhadi.
3. Crystal headbands
If you want to take a step back from traditional jewellery for the cocktail night, go for crystal headbands. They look absolutely gorgeous and will make you stand out like no other bride.
POPxo Recommends: Pink Leaf Pattern Headband (Rs 6,000), Floral Embellished Headband (Rs 5,200)
4. Glamourous chains
Now here’s yet another interesting way to do up your juda. This elegant vintage accessory can add a touch of glam to your look without making you look OTT. A headpiece that beautifully decorates your juda is a must try for every bride.
POPxo Recommends: Bluebirds Crystal Headpiece (Rs 8,226), Antique Silver Headpiece (Rs 6,286)
5. Zardozi hairbands
Made popular by Sabyasachi himself, zardozi hair bands are just about as royal as it gets. They add a touch of elegance and are a great accessory for the bride who is doing her hair herself. Just slip it on and you’re ready to go!
POPxo Recommends: Navy Blue Zari Headband (Rs 3,400), Red Beads and Zari Headband (Rs 3,400)
6. Pretty pins
Subtle, sweet and oh so pretty… Use decorative pins to do up your hair. If your stylist is giving you an elaborate hairdo and you don’t want to go in for an extravagant accessory, these are your best bet. Dressy hair pins work great for the smaller ghar ka functions too!
POPxo Recommends: Gold leaves (Rs 100), Pearl Drop Pins (Rs 399)
7. Hair combs
Oh no, don’t get us wrong. These are not your usual hair combs! Embellished hair combs will look absolutely stunning no matter how your hair are styled. You can go for something elegant and simple if you’re leaving your hair loose. Opt for a dramatic piece to go with your juda.
POPxo Recommends: Crystal Bow Hair Comb (Rs 2,500), Crystal Geometric Hair Comb (Rs 3,000)
So go on, brides-to-be, and get yourself a gorgeous headpiece.
Published on Sep 23, 2016