If you thought you’d retired your hair bow in high school, then have we got some breaking news for you: bows are back, baby. And in a big way too.
According to the folks over at Pinterest, searches for hair bows have increased by 97 per cent in the last month alone.
So dust off your best velvet number because as far as summer’s concerned the hair bow is one of this season’s hottest hair trends.
We’re amping up the cool factor though, pairing the traditional hair accessory with messy buns – AKA one of the party season hair trends the Edwards and Co team warned us to prepare for last month.
Need some inspiration to whet your appetite before you start online shopping for a bow of your own? Lucky for you, a number of your favourite celebrities have been seen touting the girlish accessory on red carpets for a while now:
Now, as for hair bows that have the BEAUTYcrew seal of approval? We’ve delved into the world of hair accessories (a very hard job, we know) to find you some photo-worthy picks to adorn that pretty little noggin of yours…
Collection Organza Blush Bow Clip (was $24.95 now $18.71 at MYER); Hepburn & Co Ivory Grosgrain Satin Double Bow Barette ($19.95 at David Jones); and Morgan & Taylor Black Bow ($149.95 at David Jones).
Briar is the Beauty Editor at BEAUTYcrew. Her 'down for anything' attitude has resulted in more than a handful of hair transformations, and she doesn't mind being used as a guinea pig for the industry's most unusual products and treatments. Her work has also appeared on Refinery29, Girlfriend and beautyheaven.