Bridal Headpieces Style Guide

Ever since Kate Middleton married in a beautiful Cartier piece designed for the late Queen Mother, the wedding tiara has been steadily gaining in popularity. This traditional accessory is generally associated with royalty, and for most women their wedding day is the only opportunity they will get to wear a tiara!

Rosie Willett Designs offers beautiful handmade tiaras, headbands and headpieces ideal for stylish weddings.  Their designs include wedding headpieces and bridal tiaras but they also offer a selection of handmade hair combs and jewellery, they really do offer something to suit every bride!

Their bespoke wedding tiaras are perfect for brides looking for something a little different as every headband, headpiece and accessory is individually handmade by award-winning designer Rosie Willett using intricate hand stitching and beading techniques.

Bridal Headpieces Style Guide

If you’ve decided that a tiara or headpiece is right for you, then you’ve got plenty of beautiful styles to choose from which will complement your wedding day look and theme…


Traditional Tiaras and Alice Bands are a lovely choice for brides favouring a classic look. Traditional tiaras are all full, symmetrical bands, some worn flat to the head and others forming a princess peak in the centre.  Double wedding headbands are also a popular choice as these can also be worn in several places on the head depending on your hairstyle.


Side Tiaras

Stunning Swarovski Crystal, Pearl and Diamante side tiaras are the perfect choice for the modern bride. Designed to make an impact, these wedding headpieces combine vintage Hollywood glamour with contemporary style.


Wedding Hair Vines, Forehead Bands and Flower Garlands

Wedding hair vines, forehead bands and flower garlands are bohemian, romantic, luxurious and made to treasure.  Made on flexible wire, they can be shaped to fit the head, making them very comfortable to wear.  They can be fastened with a ribbon or pinned into place and can be made to a variety of lengths to suit your hairstyle.

Wedding forehead bands are a fashionable choice for stylish brides. They are made with Swarovski crystal, pearl and crystal diamante, some also include flowers made with the finest silks and lace!  A wedding forehead band looks gorgeous with a contemporary or bohemian wedding dress.


Wedding Hair Combs

Rosie Willett Designs’ handmade wedding hair combs are the perfect accessory for a fashionable side bun or the top of a veil. Their range includes sparling diamante vintage style wedding hair combs, delicate Swarovski crystal and pearl combs and beautiful flower hair combs. Most of their designs on wedding hair combs can also be made on headbands if preferred.


Vintage Tiaras and Vintage Headpieces

Rosie Willett Designs’ vintage tiaras and vintage headpieces are beautifully handmade and inspired by the glamour of the 1920s through to the fun of the 1950s. Designs include Swarovski diamante and cream pearl wedding headbands and hair ornaments, inspired by the vintage opulence of Downton Abbey and The Great Gatsby. Gorgeous!


Flower Tiaras and Floral Headpieces

Rosie Willett Designs’ flower tiaras and floral headpieces are beautifully handmade in a range of luxury fabrics including silk satin, French lace, silk organza and tulle. Swarovski crystal, pearl and crystal diamante add beautiful sparkle and shine.

These romantic designs include statement fashion pieces and dainty blooms with elements of vintage style. Their feather headpieces are ideal for brides having a vintage style wedding. Feathers were particularly popular in the 1920s and 1930s and are a stylish way of recreating the glamorous look seen in The Great Gatsby.


If you would like to find out more about Rosie’s designs,  take a look at her website or email

Carol x

June 17, 2014 | By | Reply More

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