14 Beautiful Ways to Wear Your Wedding Hairstyles Down

Wear your hair down for your big day.

One of the biggest cases you can make for wearing your hair down on your wedding day is that you’ll feel most like yourself with your hair down. So many women regularly wear their hair down and when they opt for a full intricate updo or even a half-up style, they don’t really feel like themselves. It can be hard to find inspiration for wearing your wedding hairstyles down because many women do opt for some version of an updo. If that resonates, then you’re in luck: We’ve created this collection of beautiful styles fit for the big day that will give you plenty of inspiration for wearing your wedding hairstyles down:

wedding hairstyles down voluminous curls
Go for height, volume and oversized curls.

1. Talk About Volume

Give your strands some extra volume for the big day by prepping your hair with Dove Style+Care Volume Amplifier Mousse. Then, use a large barrel curling iron to create super large and voluminous curls.

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Fall in love with this short and sweet style.

2. Short and Sweet

Not all brides prefer long and princess-like hair for their big day. Opting for a short and voluminous bob like the one pictured here can be the best option for short haired girls.

wedding hairstyles down volume blonde flower crown veil
Take the traditional route, reimagined.

3. The Traditional Route

Reimagine the classic wedding updo and veil placement by wearing your hair down in large curls and tucking the veil into the back of the style. A blooming flower crown that matches your dress and your bouquet is the perfect finishing touch.

wedding hairstyles down very loose waves crown
Give yourself a modern crown fit for a princess.

4. Fit for a Princess

Consider a more modern version of a classic tiara if you want to go the crown route for your wedding day. This beautiful beaded headband sits on top of a head full of styled curls for the perfect understated princess-like touch.

wedding hairstyles down tousled texture.
Texture is key for the modern bride.

5. Take on More Texture

If you’ve taken a look at the #BrideHairstyles Instagram tag or skimmed your way through Pinterest then you know that for the modern bride texture is key. Curl your hair and hold the texture in place with TRESemmé Compressed Micro Mist Hairspray Texture Hold Level 1 to give your strands even more texture and to keep your look in place.

wedding hairstyles down flower crown
Style your strands in tight little ringlets.

6. Styled Ringlets

Ask your stylist to pack her thinnest curling iron barrel to create these super tight ringlets. Top it off with a flower crown for even more hippie vibes.

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Keep your straight strands lightweight and feathered.

7. Feathered Strands

Give a straight style some added dimension by getting a fresh haircut a few weeks before the wedding. By adding in some feathered edges to your usual layered haircut you’ll have a style full of dimension and body.

wedding hairstyles down sleek waves
Take your waves to the next level with this key product.

8. The Sleekest Waves

Give your waves an extra dose of sleek shine that’s worthy of a bridal magazine by combing S Factor by TIGI Silky Smooth Serum through the length of your strands.

wedding hairstyles down long red curls
Show off your curls, length and color with this beautiful style.

9. The Long Run

Show off your beautiful curls, your vivid hair color and your long length with this classic wedding-ready style.

wedding hairstyles down Hollywood waves brunette
Take advantage of the celebrations with a themed hairstyle.

10. Old Hollywood for a Night

Whether you’ve planned a themed wedding or a regular old soirée, an old Hollywood themed hairstyle is always a good idea in our book.

wedding hairstyles down loose curls flower crown
Take your flowers to the next level.

11. Oversized Florals

Why stop with the bouquet and centerpieces? Take your flowers to the next level by wearing a flower crown too.

wedding hairstyles down easy waves
Ask your hair stylist for an understated set of waves.

12. Simple and Easy

If you’re considering an understated style for your big day then these simple and easy waves are perfect.

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Go for bold colors and texture that will photograph beautifully.

13. All the Drama

Bold colors and styled curls will photograph beautifully. That means your style will be Instagram-ready for your copies and leather-bound album-ready for your mom’s.

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Wear your wedding hairstyles down: Simply flip your waves over to one side for easy, casual styling.

14. Casual Styling

Ideal for the laid-back brides, these casual waves are best styled easily when you flip them over and tuck them behind your back.