When you think of a bow you might think that they are a hair accessory reserved for little girls but bows are perfectly fine as you grow up, just as long as they are worn right. The first thing to remember is that you shouldn’t be shopping for plastic bows anymore. As long as you keep the bow to a more sophisticated material rather its silk and satin, cotton, polyester, etc. then it will be fine. Here are some cute ways to wear a bow in your hair.
Bow With a Top Knot Bun
Rather you choose to wear the bow behind the bun, on the top, or on the side it’s a great way to accessorize a simple hairstyle.
Bows Half Up Half Down
Another trendy way to wear a bow is using them to cover up elastic or clip in a half up hairstyle. Add some waves for additional glam.
Bows With a Ponytail
Like the top-knot hairstyle, a ponytail can sometimes using some sprucing up so add a simple bow in place of your elastic for a pop of something special.
If you’re looking for a funky hair accessory then try these oversized bows. They’re playful, feminine, and chic.
Bows and your Braids
You can incorporate a bow with just about every braided hairstyle. You can use them as a tie at the end, or even use ribbon throughout the braid and create a bow with the same color ribbon at the end or you can use a bow clip to secure the braided hairstyle.
A go-to hairstyle for a lot of women is a subtle side-swept because it’s simple, sweet, and elegant. Instead of using a bobby pin to pin back your side-sweep, use a bow that matched your outfit.