Wedding updos can make or break the big day. A wedding updo must be carefully planned and selected. It must match your hair structure, wedding dress, theme / style, make-up and season. A little piece of advice. Do a hair and make-up bride pre-trial. There are so many wedding updos out there that want you to cut and dye your hair. Make sure you make a smart choice. Keep it real, keep it stylish. Do not lose yourself in this process. It must be you who must be great. Do not go for a radical change unless you have that kind of personality. People have to say “wow” when they see you walking down the aisle, not “what’s that hair?”
We’ve collected 40 updos that fit every personality. 40-weding wedding updos that stop any heart stopping when you walk the aisle.
1. Low bun with floral headband
One of the most romantic things in the world: the flowers. You can never go wrong wearing it on your hair on your wedding day. Choose it wisely because it has to work with the rest. This low bun, crowned by the floral headband, looks stunning. The choice of green leaves in this red hair makes this look a bizarre dream. Dark or blond hair has the same effect as flowers. Be sure to select those that contrast your color.
2. Chic and Pretty Pony
Stiff wedding updos and big curls are not your style? Well, to be honest, everyone loves a bride who is absolutely gorgeous and keeps a great version of her everyday style. After all, your style has made your other half crazy enough to marry you. If you have always rocked your pony, why not on your wedding day? Combine it with a braided fishtail on one side, put a subtle jewelry headband to make it exquisite. Look at this. Just stop the heart.
3. The Low Chignon Twist
It is much easier to do than to read. Is amazingly beautiful on long, stressed hair and it does not give you the tight feeling. A loose and comfortable updo, and you can wear it with flowers or jewelry. It brings out your shoulders, so make sure your tan line does not exist. Elegant and tasteful, the Low Chignon Twist is a stunningly beautiful wedding updo.
4. Half Down Whimsical Curls
Textured flowing curls are the sky. There is this angel going down the aisle. To make these curls luscious, make a half to half hairstyle. The top half will give you volume and the bottom half will make your curls bouncy, as they have just the volume to be free. Add a fancy headgear to the part where the halves meet. This will better define your whimsical appearance.
5. The vintage fabulous Chignon
Take time to admire this fabulous hairstyle. You will notice that it has the shape of the infinity sign. With the subliminal messages aside, we find this wedding updo a vintage retro classic and a drop dead gorgeous wedding updo. Make sure your dress shows your shoulders and do not attach anything conspicuously to your neck. It is not worth the distraction. The hairstyle is too beautiful not to be the center of attention.
6. Crown Braided Wavy Bob
A year before the wedding or maybe many brides decide to grow their hair. They want it long and healthy. No mistake, but you really need to know that short or medium hair can also make a great wedding hairstyle. Besides, we have them to convince you. The wavy crown braided bob is absolutely and incredibly beautiful.
7. The short red wedding updo
Short and red is a courageous personality. However, brides can soften that look on the wedding day with a floral crown. Be sure to keep this nicey personality with red lipstick. Your future husband is probably crazy about your daring. Make sure you keep it. Short and red hair brides have this incredible confidence through the aisle. Who would NOT marry?
8. The rock’n’roll bride
A wedding with a theme is an unforgettable story. A 50 year rock’n roll and rockabilly themed wedding is a crazy beautiful story. If you are inspired by love for everything retro, then be the quirky bride and groom, just a little bit different! This wedding hairstyle is exactly what you need for this wedding.
9. The romantic waterfall
If a romantic summer wedding is everything, you would want a hazy dress and a wavy romantic wedding updo. Loose, free and beautiful as a summer breeze, this hairstyle is soft and romantic. Add a hair piece that flows just like the waves of your highlights. It will look noble and graceful.
10. Side Chic Afro
How do you style a natural, black, curly, medium-length hair on a big day? The beauty of an afro hair is its texture. Do not go for straight hair. It would be such a waste. Instead, comb it on the side and add a large head piece to this combed side. If you think that’s not enough, go for some ends highlights. Notice. Brides to be through intensive hair programs to lure her hair. For you it comes naturally. Wear it proudly.
11. The French wicker bun
A French braid is always an excellent choice for a wedding updo. Some say it’s a ballet-inspired hairstyle; others say it’s a perfect stand-alone hairstyle, no veil, no headgear. We say that’s Tres Chic and it gives this princess a doppelganger. It goes well with dark hair and pony too. If you want to be a tres chic bride, go for a French plait bun wedding updo and a shoulder revealing bridal gown.
12. Dreads bridal updo
Their appearance should reflect who you are. Many brides want the polished, sophisticated look. However, they are not one of those many brides. There is nothing wrong with stepping out of the crowd and being a dreadlock bride means you are a few steps away from the crowd. Dreads braid with flowers and pearls is one way you can style your dreads for the big day. Remember that if you want to be a dreads bride, you should go for it, despite the fact that everyone will advise you to lose it.
13. Serenity Updo
When we talk about stepping out of the crowd, we have more of it. Next is this amazing serenity theme. Undoubtedly blue tones show soothing vibrations. This bride was convinced and pulled off a Serenity Wedding Updo. We are completely surprised by this phenomenon. It’s breathtaking. The cool blue tones release peace and serenity and these are wedding destinations.
14. Rippled and loose
Fancy an ent bride walking down the aisle? You will never be, but you can look like one. Above all, this moment is too important to not get a little nervous. Hugged it. It is unique. However, they look cool, they look cooler. Start with this effortless wedding updo and continue with a deep breath. Add flowers. You look straight out of a fairytale.
15. Elegant low bun
A classic low bun will never go out of fashion. With a few highlights, this wedding updo will not only look beautiful, but also stylish. Choose your earrings wisely, because you must complete the look accordingly. If you want a quality look, this is one of our wedding updos that we recommend.
16. Beach Waves Pink Flower Crown Updo
A beach wedding is like the ultimate dream. Prepare for it properly. This beach blowing pink half-high, half-bottomed floral crown updo exactly looks like a summer dream. It’s the exact opposite of a lavish hairstyle. It is spontaneous, light, similar to the beach breeze. The flower crown makes this more whimsical, more like fairy tales. Beach Waves with Pink Flower Crown is simply a charming wedding updo.
17. Platinum short wedding hairstyle
Short hair leaves no room for creativity. Anyone who said that has no idea what creativity is. In addition to having so many colors to choose from, you can always turn it into a classic or a modern one. Always. For a wedding updo, a short platinum hair can be glamorous. Add a thin jewelry headband. Crown inspired. Use a matching model around your neck. Ladies, short hair will always emphasize your facial features. Do not think bad about it.
18. The flower crown
Let the hair extensions back. You can still look beautiful with your short natural hair. Lift and beautify all your hair on top with an oversized corolla. The result is simply cardiac arrest. Choose your earrings and your necklace carefully. You can choose either a contrast or a soft hue.
19th winter flowers bride
Who does not love a flower crown? It is one of the cutest, heavenly accessory. To find something that is for you, that you are, you have to pay attention to at least two things. Choose the flowers that best suit your personality, style and climate to best preserve your flowers.
20. Waves, braids and highlights
A bridal braid does not have to be complicated. Sometimes it is enough to add a few twinks to a classic. That, with a wavy half down hair, can make the perfect bridal wedding updo. This hairstyle, some highlights and a soft flower head piece are summery, bizarre and original and provide a gentle, charming appearance.
21. French braid
Choose a different type of crown. A French braided hair crown. Fit the braid to your head like a precious crown, add small, white flowers and get a fabulous updo. Tres chic bride. This will give a breathtaking, fresh look.
22. Messy Double Twisted Wedding Updo
We feel that we have not given enough credit to brown hair. Do not get us wrong. Blonde brides are adorable. Dark hair, brown hair brides are also adorable. Take a look at this brown, messy, double-twisted updo sprinkled with small, white flowers. For a more sophisticated style, you can also use small Swarovski crystal pieces. No matter, your choice will make it look beautiful.
23. The wheel-bride
A bride should always look whatever she feels like the best version of herself. If that means rocking icy hair, purple lips and skull tattoos, we say “you go, girl!” Radical brides are one of the most eye-catching brides. You literally can not keep your eyes off her. What a phenomenon. Breathtaking.
24. The gothic bride
If we stay in the corner of the bride, we have another one that drops your jaw. The gothic bride. Look outside the box and dare to leave the corridor. Why? Why not? If you feel the way you do, you dare to show your true color at least on your wedding day. If this color is black, but your heart leaps for joy, it’s a wedding.
25. Romantic red
Someone once said that once in a lifetime you have the right to fall in love with a beautiful redhead, she will be a stunning bride. We can not deny that. Obviously. Look at this wedding hairstyle. It’s as if we can not find the words to describe it. It’s just amazing.
26. Mermaid roses
Simple but noteworthy, these silvery blue mermaid roses can make you look a sophisticated bride. Just split half of the top hair in three and twist and whirl until it looks like a rose. Leave the other half underneath and make the ends wavy. Ok, so it’s not that easy, but still. It is totally worth the effort. It’s not like you see a mermaid pulling the knot together every day.
27. Short and cheeky
We said it before. If your hair is shorter, it does not necessarily mean that your options are limited. Accessories are a great way to glamorize your short locks. Your head shape can be beautifully completed with a jewelry headband. Short wedding updos can look cheeky and romantic if you choose the right accessory.
28. Veil and Bob
How can you tell the bride about the crowd? She wears a veil. Some brides say it’s no longer about the white dress these days. That’s because the white clothes are not so white, it can be pink, purple, green and so on. The trend is to change the color of the dress and wear the veil. So you know who the bride is. We can not argue with the decision of a bride, but we can agree that a bride with a bob and a veil is THE bride.
29. Marked wavy bob
A wavy medium Bob can also make a stunning appearance on your wedding day. A bob is always a good idea if you want to cut your hair and make a change. Many brides choose this hairstyle after the wedding, and they call it “thejustmarriedbob”. Anyway, if your hairstyle is a bob and you are tying the knot, do not jump on the hair extension solution. If you want a change, add some highlights and some little white flowers. It will look great. Listen.
30. The big Gatsby wedding updo
If you decide to make a wedding in 1920, the perfect hairstyle is the Great Gatsby hairstyle. With some Charleston playing in the back, make your appearance like a Coco Chanel model. You will make an unforgettable bride. A vintage wedding updo is stylish, romantic and out of the box. We love it.
31. The moon shape and the cone roll
Another heart stopping wedding updos that make our list is this Cosmo Moon Cone Bun. Especially suitable for thick Afro hair, this probably takes a few hours of work. Patiently dried, straightened and then styled. Nobody could stand that. Brides are known for their lack of patience on their wedding day. Good luck, hairdresser. Still, it’s totally worth it.
32. French French braid with a top twisted bun
They will say that this is 2018. Perhaps. But that’s still a fabulous updo. It is the perfect choice for a hot summer wedding. Everything on top, no more hair on the shoulder, so you will not be bothered by anything when it gets all sweaty. Maybe it’s old, but a wedding updo this nicey will always pass the time test. Let’s talk in a few years. A timeless choice from our list of updos.
33. Old Hollywood glam
Some Greta Garbo, some Marlene Dietrich and some old Hollywood glamor and you will have one of the most intriguing updos. You know what they say. In hair and beauty everything comes around again. The old glam bride is fabulous and stylish. Lovely blonde waves, a pinned bun and an absolute necessity, red lipstick.
34. Rainbow Bride
Next, on our list of stunning wedding updos, we have the Rainbow Bride. A crispy August day needs a rainbow. Be the rainbow. Usually brides are called sunbeams. This time, play a little and let everyone see a radiant rainbow. It’s pretty daring, but hey, if you want uniqueness, make a bold choice.
35. Boho Chic
Boho sounds pretentious, but we assure you that this is a really simple style. Short for bohemians, the boho-chic style is freedom, artistic, lively. If you want a wedding updo that is simple yet chic, try this boho wedding updo. For some curls or waves, let your hair flow naturally and choose a natural flower crown or a lark charm headpiece. Always natural. You will look like a goddess. Boho chic wedding updos are adorable.
36. A side rope braid wedding updo
It looks really nice, but it’s that easy. Do it with some big white flower hair pieces exquisitely. Quite suitable for a wedding in Hawaii. Do not leave your hair for this. It looks great on dark hair and red hair. Ask your barber to braid it on one side. In this way, the flowers will flow more beautiful.
37. Punk Elegant
Totally exclusive and full of personality. Keep your punk style on your wedding day. Do not switch just because you have to adapt. A punk hairstyle can quickly become an elegant punk with a bit of creativity and class. Look here.
38. The side high compartment
Many brides go for au naturel. Hair, make-up, dress, flowers. You do not choose complicated hair style hairstyles, a cut-eye eyelash makeup, or a wedding dress with a train. They strive for less is more, and it suits them like magic. Do not take it literally. There is work behind it: the eyeshadow is carefully selected, as well as the lipstick, the nails are naked, the dress is almost always tailor made. An ideal natural hair updo looks like this. Simple, stylish and tasteful. Go for some light waves and highlights. The Side Updo is immaculate if you want to have a natural bride.
39. Ombre Low Braided updo
Braided hair can look like the ultimate solution. You braid your hair because you do not have time to do something else with it. However, braided hair can be stylish updo with some little professional help or some skills. Make it glamorous and chic and add some ombre. It will look so beautiful.
Stay with braided wedding updos, you will find that braids can really tie. The simplicity of this fishtail makes you look romantic and carefree. One of our 40 updos that are both nicey and easy. You can add flowers, highlights, pearls, but we recommend keeping it simple. Less is more.
There are many arresting wedding updos out there. Choose something that represents you. Something that makes you shine. Updos are just the fine print. What matters most is how you feel.