A headband is a great way to kick your hairstyle or outfit up a notch. While thin hair bands are perfect for more casual outfits, the gym and sometimes the office – a thick headband really gives you that extra fashionista factor. But sometimes we purchase thick headbands because we love the print or the style then we get home in front of the mirror and have no idea what to do with them. Check out these hairstyle ideas for a thick headband.
Top Knot Hair With a Thick Headband
This easy hairstyle works for just about every event and season. Rather you are wearing a knitted thick headband, a headscarf or a thick cotton headband, a topknot can complement the accessory perfectly.
The Boho Chic Thick Headband Look
The perfect accessory for long maxi dresses, jean shorts and tanks or any other boho-inspired outfit is a headband worn around your head and forehead. Hair wraps and headbands are the essential hair accessories for boho style. Rather you are wearing thick headbands with flowers, a neutral hair wrap or an elastic crocheted headband, you can’t wrong and best of all – it’s so simple.
Try Wearing your Headband with Braids
Another great hairstyle to try with thick headbands is braids. Braids are extremely versatile all on their own (although it takes some practice) and adding a thick headbands can give you that hairstyle that has everybody going home and trying to replicate the look. Wear thick headbands towards the front of your head with a side-swept braid, a crown braid or a French braid for a flawless look.
Headbands and Curls
Bring out your inner gossip girl with this look. Perhaps the most popular way to wear a thick headband, especially for special events, concerts and nights on the town is with long curls. Long curls are very versatile because rather they are a neutral color and common material, leather or bold with sequins or bows, they look fashionable and fun. Rather you have a medium length cut or long flowing waves this look can work.
Pushed Back Voluminous Hairstyle
A great way to use headbands for a hairstyle is to seek inspiration from the lovely hairstyles of the 1960’s. By slicking the front section of your hair back with the headband and creating lots of volume behind the headband on top of the crown to create a ‘beehive’ look you can get a hairstyle that’s perfect from day to night.