Hairs are considered to be the beauty of the woman, whether it is long or short every woman make them beautiful by making different hairstyles or wearing hair accessories. From earlier times, hair accessories were popular among people irrespective of caste and culture, men and women; the basic difference between the rich and the poor was the materials used to make the pieces of jewelry. This trend is still in fashion, hair accessories are trending very much and every age group loved to wear them.
Some Popular Hair Accessories
In ancient Europe, hair rings have been a popular hair accessory. They were used like piercing in hair and also, they were managed to hold the hairs. In ancient times, people used to make them with precious metals such as gold and silver although the poor people use cheap metals to make their hair rings. Nowadays, people use different varieties of hair rings, and the material used to make them also expanded such as hair rings made of beads, or covered with thread. Hair cuffs are the modification to hair rings and are very popular among young women, these include wire wrap hair cuffs, Viking hair cuffs, etc.
Hairpins are the most popular hair accessories; these pins are used to hold the hair or to tie the bun. These pins were seen as a status symbol and considered indecent for women to leave their hair loose in the Victorian era. These were made of precious metals and also embellished with precious stones such as pearls, beads, and gems. Now, these pins evolved into bobby pins and are not very precious but they are still the center of attraction as they are made by using different attractive materials.
Barrettes became famous during the mid-19th century, these were basically a clip for holding hair in place. They were decorated with different materials and used as status symbols in society. In the 20th century, they became more notable, and different kinds of barrettes were invented such as alligator clips, auto-clasp barrette, bendy or snap clips, bow barrette, French barrette, ponytail barrette, updo barrette, butterfly clip, etc.
This is just a clip with a comb in place of the clip, these were also made by precious metals embedded with precious stones. These are unique and stunning pieces mostly used for bridal jewelry and used with veils and also, they are attached with hats and other hair accessories. They give a unique precious jewelry look to the bridal.
You all heard about the brooch and used them for clothes but brooches are also used in hairs. They are used to attract attention and mainly attached to the bun. With the use of a hair brooch, you can convert your boring bun into an attractive one.
Tiara or Crowns
These are the well-known jewelry pieces used in hairs and make you feel like a princess. Nowadays, these tiaras are available in different varieties and make you look sexy and stylish. You can go for simple to complex or heavy crowns, metal to the floral tiara, it’s up to your choice.
Hair accessories attracted attention since the old ages and still in trend, women love to wear different varieties of hair accessories although at weddings the craze of hair accessories is most for the bride as well as the bridesmaid, whether you are preparing for your best friend’s wedding or cousin’s wedding. All the women love to decorate their hairs. You can go either with floral or metal hair accessories but remember to choose your hairstyle first then finalize your hair accessory.