With spring ceremonies in full bloom and summer weddings on the horizon, it's no doubt brides-to-be are on the hunt for wedding hair ideas. Whether you're a traditional bride or one who's fetching outside-the-box "I do" locks, look no further than the runway. From untraditional veils to sophisticated floral halos and haute couture clips and barrettes, the coiffures from catwalks past, ahead, will inspire bridal hairstyles for every type of bride. 

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1. Parisien Veil

A floral hat-veil, like this glitter-specked one spotted on the spring-summer Chanel Haute Couture runway, is the perfect for the French girl-inspired bride.

 

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2. Straight With a Twist 

With a bouncy blowout as your foundation, merge a twist at the frame with an airy floral clip above the ears.

 

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3. Braided Chignon

Flaunt your backless dress with a polished, braided chignon.

 

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4. Messy But Make It Fashion

If you're the Meghan Markle bride type, relaxed and effortless, bedazzle your choice of messy updo via a little but luxe headband that shines.

 

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5. Nature Nymph 

For a balanced bridal hairstyle, pair a Elie Saab Haute Couture-esque floret (we love Jennifer Behr) with polished, loose waves. 

 

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6. Crystal Barrette

Woven slicked back strands deserve a divine addition like this cosmic barrette. Find similar starry pieces at Lelet NY.

 

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7. OUAI Relaxed

Why not go for a fully relaxed bun or knot when your gown is the pièce de résistance.

 

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8. Romantic Ponytail

Elegance meets equestrian in this looped, loose ponytail from the Brock Collection catwalk.

 

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9. Futuristic Ponytail

For a mid-summer wedding, try a slicked-back, sweat-resistant ponytail with a modern twist, a thick silver wrapping.

 

 

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10. Floral Halo

Make like the models at Marchesa and secure a floral halo on the rear of your 'do for an understated yet stunning statement. 

 

 

11. Understated Sophistication

Rumpled, textured waves wear wonderfully with ruffles.

 

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12. Textured Waves

Layer grungy, beachy waves and bangs with a pearl-encrusted headband for an edgy but elegant wedding look. Shop our go-to headbands at Dauphines of New York.

 

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13. Laced Sleek Updo

Something about this deep side parted updo and lace, beaded veil-clip from Naeem Khan says breathtaking.

 

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14. Half-Up Heavenly Waves

Who knew you could get away with wearing a half-up style at your wedding?Simply add a set of matching ethereal floral veil and earrings to spruce things up.

 

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15. Grecian Goddess

For the effortless bride who wants a little flare, adorn a wispy, messy bun with a floral crystal embedded headband as seen at the Chanel Resort 2018 show.

 

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16. Chainmail Chic

For brides in search of traditional veil alternatives, consider a chainmail coif comprised of all that glitters.

 

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17. French Twist Updo

Show off glowy cheekbones and a gorgeous neckline in a French twisted updo à la Carolina Herrera, not to forget pearls clips. 

 

Follow this for two hairstyles to rock at every wedding, courtesy of Bella Hadid