10 Hairstyles That’ll Go With Your Winter Turtleneck

Because you can be warm and have a great hairstyle, too!

Building your winter wardrobe? No doubt you’ll want to stock up on turtlenecks to help keep you warm, but what we’re sure you really want to know is which on-trend hairstyles will go with a high neckline the best, right?

Well, instead of struggling with this mane dilemma, let us help you out. Just keep scrolling to see the street style-approved turtleneck hair looks we’ve found ( we promise they’re super-easy to create!).

Turtleneck Hair Tuck

Turtleneck hair ideas: Woman with chocolate brown hair tucked into her orange turtleneck top, wearing mint blazer with sunglasses outside
You can’t go wrong with the turtleneck hair tuck. Credit: Verity Jane Smith

Long hair? Whether they’ve been freshly straightened or blown out, you can give them an instant model-off-duty feel by tucking them into your turtleneck, like this.

Loose Curls

Turtleneck hairstyles: Woman with loosely curled golden blonde shoulder length hair, wearing cream turtleneck jumper outside
This is winter’s version of beachy waves! Credit: Verity Jane Smith

Beach waves devotees rejoice: you can rock textured hair with your favourite chunky turtleneck. Instead of just sticking to waves, try looser, playful curls to give your look some extra pizzazz.

Editor’s tip: Using heat to create your curls? Then you’ll know it’s crucial to apply a heat protection spray on your strands before you to do so, to avoid heat damage.

With Biotin and a humidity-resistant formula (bye static hair), the TRESemmé Biotin + Repair 7 Primer Spray shields hair from heat and makes your styling your mane a breeze.

Half-up, Half-down Bun

Hairstyles for turtleneck dress: Camila Coelho with medium chocolate brown hair styled into a half-up, half-down bun hairstyle, wearing turtleneck dress with jacket outside
Indecisive?Try this. Credit: Rex by Shutterstock

As if we needed another reason to love the half-up, half-down bun. Its the perfect turtleneck hair look to opt for when you can’t decide whether to wear your hair up or down.


Turtleneck hair ideas: Woman with long, straight black hair with fringe, wearing a beret with a turtleneck and brown fur jacket
Berets aren’t going anywhere anytime soon. Credit: indigitalimages.com

Wearing a turtleneck with a beret will seriously help you nail those French girl vibes. And, if you’ve got bangs like this street style star, you now know the secret to making them look winter-perfect.

Low Bun

Turtleneck hairstyles: Woman with short platinum blonde hair styled into a low knot bun, wearing pink blazer jacket with turtleneck and cross body bag
Trying to make do with your second day hair? Try this. Credit: indigitalimages.com

For second or third day hair, turn to a fail-safe low bun (be it polished or messy) and let your style do all the talking. You’re bound to get noticed by a street style photographer.

Editor’s tip: Before you create this turtleneck hair look, make sure to freshen up your locks with some dry shampoo. The best for greasy roots? The VO5 Post Gym Refresh Spray.

Ponytail With Scarf

Hairstyles for turtleneck dress: Woman with white turtleneck dress jacket with low ponytail and scarf wrapped around it, holding bag outside
Now’s your chance to try hair scarves! Credit: Rex by Shutterstock

You can’t talk about turtleneck hairstyles without mentioning ponytails. Giving full view of your turtleneck, they’re a great updo to go for when you want look put together.

And, if you do want to give them a high fashion twist, just team them with a printed hair scarf.

Pineapple Updo

Turtleneck hairstyles: Elaine Weleroth with golden natural curls styled into a pineapple updo, wearing a white turtleneck with grey bomber jacket
Pineapples won’t let your natural coils down! Credit: Rex by Shutterstock

Lucky enough to have a head full of natural curls? You’ll be happy to know that you can show them off with this gorgeous pineapple updo, while still wearing a warm turtleneck.

Braided Updo

Turtleneck hairstyles: Woman with light brown hair wearing a low braided ponytail and ribbon with white turtleneck
Braids and turtlenecks go hand in hand. Credit: Instagram.com/itsggirlg

Another stylish way to rock your hair with a turtleneck is by fashioning them into a braided updo. This easy, practical hairstyle will keep your hair off your shoulders, letting your turtleneck really stand out. Credit: @itsggirlg/a>

Editor’s tip: Keep your braids in place with a spritz of the TONI&GUY Flawless Sleek Creation Hairspray for a defined look with medium hold.

Slicked Back Hair

Turtleneck hairstyles: Camila Coelho with chocolate brown slicked back hair, wearing turtleneck crop top with velvet blazer with necklace
Slick hair + turtleneck = #hairgoals! Credit: Rex by Shutterstock

When you’re going out for a date or clubbing, going for a red carpet hairstyle is sure to make you feel at the top of your hair game. And, just because you’re turtleneck is a part of your outfit, doesn’t mean you have to comprise.

The solution? Try this sultry slicked back hairstyle that’s simple, sophisticated and great for all hair lengths.

Quick Updo

Turtleneck hair: Woman with short platinum blonde hair styled into a messy updo, wearing black turtleneck with red jacket and skirt outside
This hairstyle is timeless for a reason. Credit: Rex by Shutterstock

What’s not to love about a quick updo? They have the ability to give your overall look an effortless feel and can be worn with everything — including your turtleneck.

Whether you pick a side bun or something elegant is all up to you, but one thing’s for sure: you’ll earn best-tressed and best-tressed status wherever you go.


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