We all know that accessories make an outfit, however, few ever pay attention to the importance of hair accessories for making their hairstyles even chicer and more outstanding. The upcoming spring/ summer 2015 hairstyle trends prove to be gorgeous enough to be sported without any accessories still looking uber-dazzling. However, various professional hair stylists also turned to itty-bitty or sometimes even big and statement-making hair accessories to prove their versatility and the capability of adding cuteness overload to one’s look. Today, we are discussing the best spring/ summer 2015 hair accessory trends that will appeal even to the most minimalist fashionisers, who love to keep things effortless ditching all types of hair accessories when styling their hair. From big eye-catching details to elegant pieces, the trendy hair accessories for spring/ summer 2015 are varied enough to target any group of fashion-forward women!
Spring/ Summer 2015 Hair Accessory Trend #1: Floral Headbands and Crowns
We can hardly ever imagine any season without floral motifs, and this refers not only to the clothing pieces, but also accessories. Floral headbands and bohemian floral crowns blossomed on the runway of various fashion shows for spring, forming a beautiful and utterly feminine hair accessory trend for the new season. From uber-impressive and attention-grabbing huge floral headpieces to tiny details that still make a big statement, floral hair accessories come in a big variety for spring. You’ll especially love the floral-embellished headpieces from Bora Aksu, the tiny blue floral headband from Bottega Veneta, the passionate red cloves-embellished floral headpieces and accessories from Dolce & Gabbana, the curious floral reverse headband from Balenciaga attached to the sunglasses, and the party-ready glittery floral headband from Betsey Johnson. To be the boho chic girl in town, you can opt for those spectacular floral crowns from Desigual or Marchesa.
Spring/ Summer 2015 Hair Accessory Trend #2: Vintage Hair Clips and Headbands
To bring some sort of cabaret to the fashion scene many hair stylists went for charming retro hair accessories, including vintage hair clips, feathers and jewelry-encrusted pieces. Original designs and beautiful gems and stones have been used to create such headpieces, which are capable of adding a charming an elegant spin to feminine updos and not only. Such hair accessories are best to be matched with twenties, thirties and forties inspired clothing pieces and they especially make powerful details for finishing off special occasion looks. Vintage hair accessories were the say of Bottega Veneta and Dolce & Gabbana, while Erin Fetherston brought forth a more modernized version of the trend, presenting the pearl-encrusted thin golden headband.
Spring/ Summer 2015 Hair Accessory Trend #3: Elegant Golden Barrettes and Hair Clips
As we learnt from the spring/ summer 2015 accessory trends, all-things-golden are again uber-fashionable, representing a timeless and elegant trend that we can never have enough of. This surely has been reflected on the hair accessories as well, where an emphasis was placed on quality, thus giving birth to elegant and simplistic hair accessories ready to adorn both minimalist and intricate hairstyles. Especially charming were the tiny golden hair embellishments with sea motifs from Valentino, decorating the effortless half-up and half-down ‘dos of the models. Sleek and versatile were also the golden hair accessories of Celine, Guy Laroche and Lanvin.
Spring/ Summer 2015 Hair Accessory Trend #4: Abstract and Innovative Hair Accessories
Fashion never stands still and famous fashion designers always try to impress the public with fresh and innovative trends every new season. This way, many designers unveiled pretty cool and impressive hair accessories in abstract themes for the new season, pieces featuring creative prints, colors and shapes. In particular, we should mention the unusual crocodile-tail-resembling colorful leather hairpieces from Fendi adorning the textured low ponytails of the models and featuring a creative floral design on top. No less striking was the creative texture play of Ohne Titel, where an abstract piece of fabric was decorating the effortless low ‘do of the models.
Spring/ Summer 2015 Hair Accessory Trend #5: Minimalist Hair Ties and Clips
Less is more once again and minimalism is especially well praised this spring both in terms of fashion and beauty. Thus, minimalist hair ties and clips form another hair accessory trend for spring 2015, coming to secure the effortless low ponytails, braided ‘dos and half-up hairstyles of the models. In terms of creativity, we especially love the uber-wide black hair ties of Bora Aksu fastened on the side low ponytails of the models, as well as the foil accessories adorning the intricate braided ‘dos of Czar by Cesar Galindo. Charming minimalist hair accessories were also spotted at Tibi, Trussardi and Reed Krakoff.
See also: Spring/ Summer 2015 Eyewear Trends
Spring/ Summer 2015 Hair Accessory Trend #6: Ballerina Chic Hair Accessories
Continuing in the same minimalist and timeless mood, we come to the next impressive hair accessory trend of spring, being ballerina headbands. Simplistic nude and black toned hair ties are capable of completely changing the look of your effortless hairdos, as we can see it in case of the textured ponytails of Tracy Reese, adorned with those ballerina inspired headbands. Who can ever resist the temptation of giving this trend a try this spring?
Spring/ Summer 2015 Hair Accessory Trend #7: Creative Headbands and Headpieces
Creativity has no limit when it comes to fashion and design and this is well proved by this hair accessory trend for spring. We absolutely love those reverse textured Greek-style headbands of Undercover coming in various shades and making the models look like graceful swans (this is also a nod to the ballerina style). They add an elegant spin to those minimalist center-parted updos, however, prove to be interesting headpieces for completing special occasion looks only. The lace-adorned floral-themed white headpieces of Julien MacDonald also prove to be creative hair accessories for spring, even though they can’t boast functionality either. These can make amazing finishing touches for romantic bridal hairdos.
Spring/ Summer 2015 Hair Accessory Trend #8: Head Scarves and Headbands
Coming to the most universal hair accessories, which never cease to be in fashion, we should mention those stunning head scarves and minimalist fabric headbands, which any girl knows how to pull off. Missoni presented a ‘40s inspired interpretation of the trend, using charming scarves as wrapped knots and turbans that looked very organic and chic. Veronique Leroy also embraced the headscarves trend, wrapping the low ‘dos of the models with a piece of fabric.
When it comes to the most functional hair accessories for spring 2015, we should mention those wide fabric headbands of Trina Turk, featuring an interesting black and white striped pattern. And if you want to embrace the hippie side of yours, you can definitely rely on the ethnic headbands of Vivienne Westwood.
Spring/ Summer 2015 Hair Accessory Trend #9: Oversized Hair Bows
If you are looking for a hair accessory for creating a girly or festive look, oversized hair bows are for you. It’s actually really hard to imagine anyone wearing such hair accessories to the street on a daily basis, however, this hair accessory trend can make a creative option for the crazy party days, when you want to look funky and cool. Especially stunning were the colorful and printed oversized hair bows spotted at Moschino, decorating the Barbie hairstyles of the models. Betsey Johnson also showed her love for the trend, using a big white hair bow for finishing off the uber-textured retro ‘do of the model.
Spring/ Summer 2015 Hair Accessory Trend #10: Tiny Details That Matter
Small decorative details form the next hair accessory trend for spring 2015, coming to give that magic spin to the no less simplistic hairdos of the models and making a whole lot of difference in their looks. As we learnt it from the spring fashion show of Taoray Wang, bobby pinned hairstyles still make a huge trend for the new season and we are more than happy about that. As for Jeremy Scott, here we saw colorful tiny decorative details giving kind of a childish vibe to the natural hair of the models.
Whether you want to be the dramatic flapper girl, the romantic boho chick or the cool and crazy fashioniser in town this spring, the spring/ summer 2015 hair accessory trends offer something creative for completely changing your look. So make your choice from these functional items, as well as the decorative details that will help you express your unique personality and interesting taste in style!
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