Pearls have long been praised as classic and timeless jewelry pieces, but this year we’ve seen people use them in a new and exciting way: to accessorize hair. The exquisite jewels are quickly becoming one of the hottest hair accessory trends of 2018. Whether for a fun night out on the town, a special occasion, or a professional meeting, pearl hair accessories can add the perfect dash of sophistication to any outfit. To keep you up to date, we highlight three unique ways you can use pearls to accessorize your hair.
Make Your Updo Even More Elegant with Pearl Pins
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Our favourite aspect about updos is their versatility. A Brigette Bardot inspired look is the right choice for a fun, retro night. Updos work for both formal and casual occasions and feature a multitude of different styles. Additionally, pearls go along phenomenally with this hairstyle and complement it beautifully. Use a few pearl hairpins to create a dazzling twist that suits you. This subtle detail can change the whole look and feel of a hairstyle, incorporating an element of refinement.
Pearl Headbands for a Quick and Easy Accessory Upgrade
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Headbands are undoubtedly our favorite pearl hair accessory that this fantastic new trend has brought to us. They offer an amazing way to make a fashion statement without being too bold or flashy. The options that exist are virtually endless, and they’re all so wonderful! Pearl headbands are an ultra-chic upgrade. They are great for any occasion and work well with different hair colors. Say hello to your new favorite hairband!
A Pearl Comb for a Special Night
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This last pearl accessory is specifically for when you’re in search of a way to achieve a red-carpet look. A pearl comb is the perfect hair accessory for one of those rare big nights in our lives. These gems have always been a symbol of high class and unparalleled beauty. It only makes sense to use them to decorate your hair when you want to look your best. You can use pearl combs to accent a French twist, give texture to a chignon, or decorative a romantic side sweep. Finish off your look with a pair of breathtaking pearl earrings to create a truly captivating look that people are sure to remember for a long time.
The trend of using pearl elements to decorate hair is one of best ones we’ve seen in a long time. Who knew that taking a classic gemstone and repurposing it for hair would be such a great idea? Finally, why didn’t anyone think of this sooner?