Since you can only stand a top knot for so long, chic things up with these easy DIY hair accessories.
We might be having fun in the sun, but our hair sure isn’t. Between the frizz, bleached-out color, and tangles, our tresses look and feel… well, exhausted. And you can only throw it up in a top knot or sport beach waves so many times before needing to kick things up several notches.
To get a grip on that tousled ‘do of yours, here are 9 fun and easy DIY hair accessories you’ll love making as much as you’ll love wearing:
1. Flower Halo
2. Hair Bow Tie
This knitted bow tie is too adorable to resist. The only snafu? The instructions are in german! Get the full tutorial here, then pop over to this website and translate it into english. I promise, it’s well worth it!
3. Braided Headband
This braided headband is super simple to create. Pair it with a basic summer outfit and let your hair do all the talking. Get the full tutorial here.
4. Hanging Chains Headband
This hanging chains headband has Woodstock written all over it, wouldn’t you agree? Get the full tutorial here.
5. Hair Cuffs
Take a basic ponytail into the stratosphere with these badass hair cuffs. Get the full tutorial here.
6. Spike Barrette
Who knew beads, a clip and glue could look so good? Get the full tutorial here.
7. Zipper Headband
This is one of those DIY hair accessories that’s genius in its simplicity. I never would have thought to turn a zipper into anything else other than… well, a zipper! Get the full tutorial here.
8. Hair Necklace
So chic, so glam—and so simple. Get the full tutorial here.
9. Boho Hair Wrap
Why sport a plain ol’ braid when you can show off this boho hair wrap instead? Get the full tutorial here.
What are your go-to DIY hair accessories?
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