People commonly think that if you have short hair then you are limited to bobby pins and barrettes or simply no accessories at all. But actually a headband is the perfect hair accessory for pixies and shorter bobs. They add volume around the crown, plenty of texture and accentuate the best layers and dimensions of your shorter haircut.
If you have a short crop (under 3 inches) then look for headbands that are less than 2 inches wide but if you have a longer bob hairstyle then you can opt for thin or thicker bands and even hair scarfs and bandanas.
When it comes to headbands you have countless variety’s from it’s thickness to its material and print. You want to make sure that your headbands are appropriate for your age and events. Thin neutral color headbands are great for casual events or when you just want to pull your hair back while larger headbands look great for a more stylish occasion.
A metal headbands sound edgy and rocker but they are actually delicate and elegant. Typically you can find metal headbands that are inspired by the Greek Goddess or Renaissance era. They are perfect for a short pixie with an ear-length bob.
Simple Thin Headbands for Short Hair
You can’t go wrong with classic headbands for short hair that are natural colors and under 1.5 inches. These are perfect for second hair days when you just want to push your hair back and let your wild short hair go au-natural. They are the perfect hair accessories for everyday wear and even on your nights out.
Vintage Tie Up Headbands
These are a must-have for ladies with short hair. They really capture the elegance of vintage looks but also the independence of the hard workingwoman. They can be rugged or feminine, elegant for a summer picnic or tough for a day of Spring-cleaning, ready for a rock concert or perfect for piano lessons.
Embellished Headbands for Shorter Hair
If you’re looking for a headband that you can wear out for a night on the town or an evening dinner date then an embellished headband is a way to style your short hair in minutes. There are plenty of options out there from embellished floral designs to full jeweled headbands.
Leather is trendy for 2014 and it’s a perfect material for headbands because it stays in place easily. From the boho look to classic polished looks for a more formal event, a leather headband can kick your lock up a notch.