Hairstyle Must-Haves

Top off your look with our favorite hair accessories—and never have a bad hair day again.

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Chain Gang

Let’s be honest—deep inside of every elegant woman is a headband-wearing Gossip Girl. It's an easy way to put a feminine touch on a pared-down ponytail.


Jennifer Behr headband, $68;

Courtesy of Saks Fifth Avenue

On Pins and Needles

Don't do much more with bobby pins than pull your bangs back before you hit the gym? This set comes with pins of all shapes and sizes, as well as a handy how-to booklet.


Bumble and Bumble Pin Tin, $15;

Courtesy of Bloomingdale's

Wild Side

The real question here is: why wouldn’t you need an animal-print hair dryer?


Amika hair dryer, $115;

Courtesy of Bloomingdale's

Three for All

This pack offers a headband, bobby pin set and barrettes in Missoni's iconic zig-zag print. They're small, but they pack one stylish punch.


Missoni for Target bundle, $25;

Courtesy of Target

All That Glitters

Get the party started with a sparkly barrette—just twist hair, pin it and you're ready to go.


Kate Spade barrette, $45;

Courtesy of Kate Spade

Art Deco'd Out

Bling goes retro with a vintage-inspired bobby pin. The swirling design is glamorous and puts some Old Hollywood style into any hairdo. large bobbi pin, $130;

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Who's the Fairest?

Never leave the house with a straggling wavy piece at the back of your hair again. A pretty hand mirror helps ensure that you don't miss any spots with the straightening iron.


Anthropologie mirror, $42;

Courtesy of Anthropologie

Put a Bow On It

Swoosh down that bunny hill in style. A pretty bow gives a playful vibe to the utilitarian ski hat.


Kate Spade ski hat, $85;

Courtesy of Kate Spade

Warm and Fuzzy

Soft earmuffs keep ears toasty without contributing to flyaways and static. Plus, they're so cute that you won't want to take them off even once you're inside.


Surrell earmuffs, $45;

Courtesy of Bloomingdale's

Take a Bow

No one has to know that you're growing out your bangs with a sweet bobbi pin like this. bobbi pin, $35;

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Works Like a Charm

A ponytail gets a cheeky twist with these brightly-colored ponytail holders. We recommend wearing all three for a fun pop of color.


Marc by Marc Jacobs ponytail holders, $32;

Courtesy of Marc Jacobs

French Kiss

Just because you're not actually Parisian doesn't mean you can't pretend! Plus, the bow is sweet without being saccharine.


Topshop beret, $20;

Courtesy of Topshop

Band Together

Not exactly a hat person? (It's alright, we understand). A fur headband gets the trick done and looks pretty cute while doing so.


Aerie headband, $20;

Courtesy of Aerie

All the Trappings

A leopard-print shearling trapper hat? (Yes, you read that correctly). Don't mind if we do!


J.Crew trapper hat, $198;

Courtesy of J.Crew

As Good As Gold

The 50s-inspired detail makes this hair comb unique and timeless. Tuck it into a low bun for some instant glamour.


Rodarte hair comb, $415;

Courtesy of Opening Ceremony

Wrap It Up

Make like an old-school screen siren with a glittery hair wrap. Just don an oversized pair of sunglasses and prepare to be mistaken for Elizabeth Taylor's long-lost niece.


Topshop hair wrap, $15;

Courtesy of Topshop

Sleeping Beauty

Silk pillowcases prevent frizz and split ends. (Need we say more?). Plus, who couldn't use an extra touch of luxury in her life?


BeautyZZZ silk pillowcase, $47;

Courtesy of Beautyzzz

When It Rains, It Pours... protect that fresh blowout with an equally chic umbrella!


Scalamandre umbrella, $190;

Courtesy of Digs Showroom

A Litte Shimmer

Top off a messy updo with a gem-studded clip. Just the glint of sparkle adds instant sophistication to even a bad case of bedhead.


Tasha hair clip, $38;

Courtesy of Nordstrom


A hair clip in a classic black and white palette looks polished and put together—not as though you just ran out the door.


France Luxe jaw clip, $26;


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First Published December 23, 2011

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