Haute Couture SS17: A round-up of the most striking hairstyles

Discover the latest runway hair trends.

If you’re yet to get a glimpse of what went down at the Haute Couture SS17 Fashion Week, then don’t fret: the All Things Hair team are on hand to get you up-to-date on the latest trends and hairstyles spotted on the runways. And let us tell you, this season’s shows were something special: from Chanel to Giambattista Valli, there were a whole host of fashion-forward, mesmerising hairstyles that stole the limelight. Want to see? Then keep on scrolling for a full lowdown on the latest runway mane styles.

A round-up of the best Haute Couture SS17 hairstyles

blunt bob dark hair Ralph Russo SS17
Haute Couture SS17: Ralph & Russo. Credit: indigitalimages.com

Haute Couture SS17: Ralph & Russo

Models at the Ralph & Russo show were sent down the runway sporting blunt, short bobs with bangs. The bobs, which reached chin-length, featured razor sharp ends that mirrored the structured ensembles in the couture collection.

Alexandre Vauthier long wavy dark hair
Haute Couture SS17: Alexandre Vauthier. Credit: indigitalimages.com

Haute Couture SS17: Alexandre Vauthier

At the Alexandre Vauthier show, models had their hair styled into loose, sultry waves, which were swept to one side for a sophisticated, elegant look.

Editor’s tip: To create a similar look at home, get your curling tong at the ready, and check out our simple step-by-step guide, here!

Giambattista Valli headband hair accessory
Haute Couture SS17: Giambattista Valli. Credit: indigitalimages.com

Haute Couture SS17: Giambattista Valli

The collection at the Giambattista Valli show was diverse, and featured silk, embroidered tunics as well as extravagant ball gowns. To keep all of the attention on the detailed ensembles, models flaunted simplistic hairstyles, which came complete with thick, off-white silk headbands.

Schiaparelli show long red plait
Haute Couture SS17: Schiaparelli. Credit: indigitalimages.com

Haute Couture SS17: Schiaparelli

At the Schiaparelli show, models took to the runway with loose, undone plaits. But these weren’t just any old braids: they were secured at the bottom with sheer black material, which was tied into a stylish over-sized bow. Ooh la la!

Julien Fournie blond wet shaggy haircut
Haute Couture SS17: Julien Fournie. Credit: indigitalimages.com

Haute Couture SS17: Julien Fournie

Remember when we told you that the wet look hair trend was still going strong? Well, here’s more proof: Julien Fournie sent models down the runway with wet look, wavy shags, which hung messily over their faces.

Editor’s tip: Digging this wet look trend? You can create it at home with the help of the VO5 Volume Boost Gel Spray!

Haute Couture SS17 Francesco Scognamiglio hair accessory
Haute Couture SS17: Francesco Scognamiglio. Credit: indigitalimages.com

Haute Couture SS17: Francesco Scognamiglio

Hair accessories took centre stage at the Francesco Scognamiglio Haute Couture show, as over-sized hair clips were used to decorate slick updos.

Alexis Mabille long wavy brown hair tiara
Haute Couture SS17: Alexis Mabille. Credit: indigitalimages.com

Haute Couture SS17: Alexis Mabille

Haute Couture newcomer Alexis Mabille paired his floaty, ruffled dresses with textured, flowing waves. While some models flaunted simplistic beach-worthy hairstyles, others wore ornate, regal crowns, as well as long bridal-inspired veils.

Chanel Haute Couture SS17 slick updo
Haute Couture SS17: Chanel. Credit: indigitalimages.com

Haute Couture SS17: Chanel

No fairy-tale inspired couture collection would be complete without the addition of a sleek, sophisticated hairdo. And that’s exactly what Chanel served up: models had their hair styled into slick, wrap-around buns, which featured a deep, sultry side parting. And not only is this elegant ‘do stylish, but it’s also super practical, because the slicked bun is perfect for wearing under a Chanel hat!


So now that you’re up-to-date with the Couture Week looks, why not discover the 5 fashionable hairstyles for spring that you need to know about?

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