Pretty Looks + Where to Buy

Pearls have a timeless beauty and captivating rarity that pairs perfectly with wedding style. And while pearls are certainly not new to the wedding world, they are being used in many more modern ways that can elevate any bridal look to regal new levels. From embellished wedding gowns and clutches to delicate cake decor, bridal hairstyles are also kissed with pearls these days using embellished headbands and headpieces, or ornate arrangements of single pearl hair accessories. Below you’ll find our favourite pearl hair accessory ideas and our favourite places to shop the trend, whatever your budget. Hold tight, as we’re taking a deep dive into the trend of pearl bridal hairstyles to help inspire your special day look!

Photo by Stacey Goodwin

pearl bridal hair

Photo by Jane Voy Makeup Studio

pearl bridal hair

Photo by Stacey Goodwin

Scattered Pearls

A bridal trend straight from the runway! Individual pearls are placed delicately and at random on the hair regardless of style. Whether you opt for a sleek blowdry, or a voluminous updo, your hairstylist can work their magic incorporating single pearl beauties around the style to enhance it.

pearl bridal hair

Hair by Viola Pyak

Hair by Joelleromita

Hair bride pearl ponytail

Hair by Oksana Sergeeva Stilist

pearl bride hair

Photo by Viola Pyak

pearl bridal hair

Photo by VST Hair

Pearls & Ponytails

Looking for a simple hairstyle with the added wow factor? Elevate a pared-back ponytail with the addition of luxury pearls!


Hair Accessory by Keren Wolf X Inbal Dror 

Photo by ASOS

Headpiece by Kyna Maree

pearl head band

Headpiece by Kyna Maree

Blue Meadow Margot Crown Headband headpiece

Headpiece by Blue Meadow

The Pearl Headpiece

The ultimate crowning glory, a pearl bridal headpiece has the power to transform any bridal look no matter how minimalist. A simple hairband or an oversized statement piece is the perfect alternative to a veil, or as an addition to change up your look for evening.

pearl bridal hair

Photo by The Bobby Pin UK

pearl bridal hair

Photo by Arianna Bespoke

pearl bridal hair

Photo by Sweet V Jewelry

Photo by Twigs & Honey

Photo by Nashville Wedding Stylist

Perfectly Placed Pearls

An elegant upstyle or lower bridal bun can work beautifully with artfully arranged single pearls to create the effect of an accessory – no headpiece needed!

pearl bridal hair

Photo by GHD

Where to Buy Bridal Pearl Hair Accessories

Want to rock pearl hair accessories for your wedding look, here are our favourite places to shop:

Still looking for the perfect wedding hair accessory, check out some our favourite designers!