Vintage hair styles will never fall out of fashion. They are timeless, unique and have that hint of elegance that works beautifully with or without hair accessories on a bride’s big day. The twentieth century brought a number of different of waves, curls and rolls which can take time to create but the glamorous results are worth it.
Vintage Hairstyles for the Bride
One of the most iconic vintage hairstyles has to be worn by Marilyn Monroe. This hairstyle will bring the best of 1950s Hollywood beauty to a bride’s special day, especially if you already have Monroe’s classic blonde hair. This look can be hard to master but the loose nature of this style allows the bride to dance the night away without a worry of her hair falling out of place.
If you are looking for a sassier hairstyle, Dita Von Teese’s look
is perfect for you. This hairstyle portrays 1940s glamour perfectly and works best on short to medium length hair to create romantic frame around the bride’s facial features. If you are hiring a hair stylist for your big day, ask them to do a trial run to make sure this vintage hairstyle works well with your vintage dress.
Over the past few years Downton Abbey
has brought a new love for the early 1900’s, bringing a number of ultra-glamorous updos back into the limelight. Hairstyles from this era are perfect for all hair lengths, offering variation and opportunities for everyone. Longer hair can either be tucked under to create a voluminous bob whilst shorter hair can be styled into a modern crimped wave to achieve that Edwardian look.
If you are looking for a vintage hairstyle that helps to keep your hair away from your face during your summer wedding, victory rolls are perfect for you. This hairstyle offers a lot of body and can be tailored to all hair lengths. This hair tutorial on the BBC
is a great guide to discover how to perfect the victory rolls and achieve a sophisticated and classy look.
Whichever hairstyle you choose, this vintage look will be sure to bring an element of red carpet glamour to your big day and something that you, your friends and family will remember for many years to come.
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