You’ve spent time dreaming up the perfect looks for you and your bridesmaids, but you might have overlooked one small thing: the flower girl. Before you make your big entrance, all eyes will be on your littlest attendee, so it’s only right she looks the part, right?
Of course, with so much wedding planning prep to do, we appreciate you may be short on time, so we’ve found you 20 super cute flower girl hairstyles, so you can focus your time on finding the right dress (you’re welcome!).
1. Rose braid ponytail
As you may have guessed, this stunning pony with a braided bun draws inspiration from flowers, mimicking the shape of delicate little petals — and isn’t it utterly gorgeous?
There’s no denying that this blooming hairstyle will totally make your flower girl’s hair unforgettable. Credit: @updobybuablink
2. French braid with pearls
Want a hairstyle for your flower girl that will stay in place throughout the day? Keep it simple with a classic French braid, then make the look extra special with some pearl hair accessories. Credit: @yourhairsdestiny
3. Heart braid
Editor’s tip: To create effortless waves and texture, prep your hair with the VO5 Dry Texturising Spray. This will also help to give your flower girl’s hairstyles more hold, so it’ll stay looking perfect all day.
4. Fishtail crown braid
5. Waterfall braid
If we’re honest, we’ve never seen a waterfall braid we didn’t love! This timelessly romantic half-updo never goes out of style and works beautifully on all ages – so your flower girl hairstyles can match the rest of your bridesmaids. Credit: @makeupbysianuk
6. Tiara updo
There’s something about tiaras with a high bun updo that always makes everyone swoon. Instead of going for a sleek bun, try curling the ends of your flower girl’s hair for a princess-worthy look that’s full of romance. Credit: @zinovyeva_vizajist
7. Floral ponytail
Perfect for woodland weddings or even beach-bound ones, this easy flower girl hairstyle will definitely get everyone talking! Credit: @ulyana.aster
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8. Floral mermaid braid
Hosting an outdoor wedding? Keep your flower girl’s hair in place with this pretty and practical mermaid braid! Use hair jewels (or even small flowers, a la the picture above) to accentuate your braid. Then sit back and watch as all the guests swoon. Credit: @braidsmade
9. Smooth waves
Beach-inspired waves are every girl’s go-to look for weddings, but if you fancy doing something a little different for your flower girl, why not give her wavy ‘do a highly polished finish? Credit: @mleotta
Editor’s tip: Give your flower girl’s hairstyles an extra special shine with the TRESemmé Ultimate Shine Hold Hairspray. After creating waves, just mist some of the hairspray all over her locks to give her mane that glossy, occasion-worthy finish!
10. Ribbon braids
Ribbon braids are set to be the hair accessory to rock this festival season and we’re absolutely thrilled! However, did you know you can also extend this festival-perfect trend to wedding hair? Need an example? Take a look above!
This fairytale-worthy hairstyle is super easy to create, beyond impressive and, when paired with a ribbon and flowers, they’re a boho lover’s dream come true. Credit: @kmphair
11. Half-up, half-down beachy waves
When it comes to fail-safe flower girl wedding hairstyles, this charming, softly curled half-up hairstyle is one of our absolute favourites!
This show-stopping style will allow your flower girl to show off her pretty locks, while also keeping them in place. Credit: @kristin_ess
12. Donut bun with hair foiling
13. Floral 3-strand braid
When it comes to easy flower girl hairstyles, nothing beats a simple-yet-stunning 3-strand braid. But this is no ordinary braid, because this pretty plait incorporates a few flowers, for an extra romantic twist. Credit: @lucieferx
14. Floral milkmaid braid
Want your flower girl to channel her inner fairy? Well, we’ve got just the thing: this beautiful milkmaid braid. Use flowers as accent pieces to give the style A Midsummer Night’s Dream vibes. Credit: @getupandpinup
15. Afro flowers
Take your flower girl’s gorgeous afro curls to the next level — and create the ultimate wedding hairstyle — by decorating her mane with flowers.
With this boho-perfect look, your starring beauty will be sure to win the hearts of your guests. Credit: @dominiquereshae
16. Short curly waves
Think flower girl hairstyles for short hair are not interesting? Well, you’d be wrong! Take this short curly hairstyle for example: it’s utterly fabulous and won’t require the use of a glam squad. Credit: @vilma_vavavoom
Editor’s tip: If your flower girl’s hair needs curling or straightening, remember to use a heat defence spray like the VO5 Heat Protect Spray to protect her strands from damage.
17. Gibson Tuck
Wondering how to stylishly keep your flower girl’s hair under wraps? Don’t fret, because there are lots of wedding-appropriate updos out there that won’t be compromising on an ounce of style!
18. Box braids with flower crown
If your flower girl happens to have box braids, you’ll want her to show them off on your big day, right? Team her look with a hair accessory of your choice – like a statement clip or a flower crown – and there won’t be a single dry eye as she walks down the aisle! Credit: @authentically.b
19. Half-up, half-down bow hairstyle
There’s something about a half-up, half-down hairstyle that always makes guests smile. But if you really want to think outside of the box, try mixing a bow into the look, for a unique style that’s positively enchanting and perfect for a little girl. Credit: @n.starck
20. Floral side bun
If you’re after something with classic girly vibes, we think we have just the thing for you: the floral side bun!
This pretty hairstyle is quick and easy to achieve, and what’s more, it’s also a great way of keeping your flower girl feeling cool and looking it, too — bonus! Credit: @thebeautylineup