16 Flapper Hairstyles for Long Hair: Easy Style Ideas with a Modern Twist

Get in formation for your themed party with these flapper hairstyles for long hair.

If you’re looking to create flapper hairstyles for long hair for a themed wedding, holiday or birthday party, you can rest assured knowing it’s much easier and quicker to recreate these vintage hairstyles with our modern-day tools and innovations. With tools like the curling iron, flat iron and even with many of the new hair products out on the market, you can recreate styles like teased vintage waves, finger waves and more in no time. Ahead, we’re sharing some easy flapper hairstyle ideas you can easily recreate on your own at home.

Ed’s note: To create the styles below, you’ll need to arm yourself with hair products that will help you create a long-lasting style. Try a sculpting gel like Suave Max Hold Sculpting Gel and a firm-hold hair spray like TRESemmé TRES Two Freeze Hold Hairspray for the ultimate in controlled looks.

fringe flapper hairstyle
Fringe benefits.

1. Fringe Flapper Hairstyles For Long Hair

For your big event, you can try clip-on bangs for just one night. You can recreate Bettie bangs from the 1950s or opt for this modern-day side-swept look.

voluminous finger waves
Texture play.

2. Voluminous Finger Waves

Play with texture and volume with this voluminous finger waves style.

faux finger wave updo
Fake the finger wave effect.

3. Faux Finger Waves Flapper Hairstyles For Long Hair

If you’re pressed for time, or not too skilled in the hairstyling department, don’t fret. Fake a finger wave style with this simple updo.

teased finger waves
Perfect for a non-traditional event.

4. Teased Finger Waves

Tease hair ends to create a dramatic effect.

flapper head band
A simple hair accessory will do the trick.

5. Flapper Hair Accessory

Don’t know what to do with your long hair? There are plenty of flapper hairstyles for long hair that can be done in five minutes or less like using a simple flapper accessory.

finger waves
Glamorous and chic.

6. Glamorous Finger Waves

Go all out with a super glam look like these neat and defined finger waves. Top the look for with a red lip and a dazzling ensemble to match.

flapper space buns
Mix an old style with a new.

7. Victory Roll Space Buns

Try an iconic hairstyle like victory rolls and put a more playful spin on the look by mixing it with a modern-day trend like space buns.

beehive hairstyle
Simple and glam style for any occasion.

8. Beehive Style

Try your hand at our easy beehive tutorial to recreate this simple look.

pinned curls
Pin curls scream flapper style.

9. Pin Curl Updo

If you don’t want a head full of pin curls for the occasion, opt for one instead. Loop the front of your hair to create this quick and easy hairstyle.

beret style
Add a beret for a dramatic effect.

10. Beret Accessory

Besides wearing one of the best flapper hairstyles for long hair, there’s no better way to rise to the occasion with the perfect accessory to match.

elegant updo with flower
Update the look with a floral accessory.

11. Elegant Flapper Updo

This elegant spin on the finger wave style is completed with a floral hair accessory.

Gibson tuck bun
Simple updo style.

12. Gibson Tuck Style

Tired of the traditional bun? Opt for the Gibson Tuck on your long hair instead

faux bob finger waves
Flirty bob style.

13. Flirty Faux Bob

Try a faux bob on your long hair for a more playful spin on the finger waves style.

 long flapper curls
Ready to party!

14. Party Curls

Nothing screams fun and ready to party than a set of flirty curls.

crimped bun
Update the look with a floral accessory.

15. Floral Accessory

This elegant spin on the finger wave style is completed with a floral hair accessory.

center part finger waves
Chic finger waves style.

16. Middle Part Finger Waves

Part your hair down the middle and create finger waves on both sides for a chic spin on the style.