Wedding Hairstyles for Long Hair

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Wow, congratulations; at last you are getting married and your special day is coming up soon and all you want is to look your best. Other than the outfits (wedding gowns, shoes, accessories), having a beautiful hairstyle is part of looking best on your special day (wedding day). There are some occasions on special days which require special hairstyles for you to look cute, sexy and stunning to keep that function in peoples’ memory for long period of time.

Wedding Hairstyles for Long HairIn this case I’m talking about wedding not any other special occasions. Wedding hairstyles for long hair really look

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cute on ladies who opt to try them on their head. They are easy to create and style and when styled appropriately, they will compliment your facial features making you look cute, stunning and outstanding on a wedding.

In this article, we will share with you the different Wedding Hairstyles for Long Hair which can be styled , & worn by both white women and black (African American women) to a wedding. Among the Wedding Hairstyles for Long Hair which we will be discussing and sharing with you include, updos Wedding Hairstyles for Long Hair, easy Wedding Hairstyles for Long Hair, pretty Wedding Hairstyles for Long Hair, braided Wedding Hairstyles for Long Hair, buns, ponytails, French twists, Dutch braids, and many more.

Be sure to find the detailed step by step directions on how to create each Wedding Hairstyle for Long Hair, the hair products and tools you will need to style them and the face shapes which looks cute, pretty with each hairstyle.

If you want to make people’s heads turn and necks bend at your wedding or any wedding you are attending, try on some of these Wedding Hairstyles for Long Hair and you will testify to me the following morning. Let’s get to it; the 30 best creative and unique Wedding Hairstyles for Long Hair worthy trying on your hair to a wedding for a unique and outstanding appearance.

Important Notice: Before deciding on which wedding hairstyle to do on your long hair, decide whether to do it yourself or hire a wedding stylist to help you style your hair. Personally, I would advise you to opt for a wedding stylist if you are the bride, bridesmaid or the flower girl. In this case you need to make a thorough research on the best hair salons which do wedding hairstyles, the amount of money it will cost you; some of the wedding hairstyles in their magazine which they have done then make your final decision by either choosing that salon (make an appointment close to the wedding day).

 

Wedding Hairstyles for Long Hair

Wedding Hairstyles for Long Hair

 

FRENCH KNOT WEDDING HAIRSTYLE FOR LONG HAIR

You may not be the bride, bridesmaid or flower girl but you are just there to attend a wedding but you aren’t sure the kind of hairstyle to wear, well I should say congratulations this French knot wedding hairstyle for long hair will be the best choice for you to try out on your hair. It’s easy to style, involves no heat and it will take you less than 10 minutes to achieve a finished look.

HOW TO CREATE AND STYLE FRENCH KNOT WEDDING HAIRSTYLE FOR LONG HAIR

To create a French knot, make sure your hair is clean and free from tangles. If you washed your hair like a few days back and believe it’s still clean, there is no need to wash it again. Just brush it out to ensure that there are no knots and tangles in it.

Part your hair into two side sections. In this I mean create a middle parting from the front of your head to the nape of your neck which will create two side sections.

Grab the hair on the left section half way up your head and split it into two smaller side to side sections from the bottom of your hair. Place the left strand over the right strand (or vice versa) then pull the left strand through the middle where the two strands intersect. Pull it a little tight to ensure that the knot you have created is secured.

Repeat the above directions all the way down till when you reach the ends of your hair in each strand then temporally secure the ends with clear elastic.

Turn to the right section and grab hair in that section half way up your head the split it into two smaller side to side sections from the bottom of your hair. Place the right strand over the left strand (or vice versa) then tightly pull the right strand through the middle where the two smaller strands intersect and secure its ends with elastic.

Once you have the two knots on each side, remove the clear elastic you used to temporally secure their ends then combine them at the back to create a big knot at the nape of your neck. Secure the big French knot with bobby pins and tuck any sticking out hair strand into it.

Accessorize the French knot at the back with fancy flower pins, clips, whichever accessory compliments your hair and you will be good to go attend a wedding with this elegant French knot wedding hairstyle for long hair.

Products and tools you will need

Comb

Hair elastic

Bobby Pins

Recommended face shape

Well, I would recommend this wedding hairstyle for long hair for ladies of all face shapes except those with round face shapes. Since this wedding hairstyle will remove your hair away from your face, it will expose your round corners making your face to look wider which you won’t like.

Wedding Hairstyles for Long Hair

Wedding Hairstyles for Long Hair

Wedding Hairstyles for Long Hair

Wedding Hairstyles for Long Hair

 

ROPE BRAID – WEDDING HAIRSTYLE FOR LONG HAIR

A rope braid can perfectly work as an elegant wedding hairstyle. If your hair is long, then this rope braid wedding hairstyle for long hair is worthy trying on your hair for a sophisticated look at your wedding. It’s easy to style and will take you less than 10 minutes to have a finished look. You can style a rope braid either from a long ponytail or twisted into a cute & pretty bun as we are yet to see in details below.

HOW TO CREATE AND STYLE A ROPE BRAID WEDDING HAIRSTYLE FOR LONG HAIR

To begin creating a rope braid, make sure your hair is straight and free from tangle and knots by brushing it down. Now gather your hair into a high or low ponytail depending on where you want your rope braid to be positioned on your head then secure it with a ponytail holder or hair elastic.

Divide or section the ponytail hair into two equal sections which will form two sections one on the right and the other on the left.

Grab the hair from the left strand twist it then cross it over the right strand. Now the right strand which you haven’t twisted has become the left strand and the left strand which you crossed over is now the right strand.

Grab the hair right strand (which you haven’t twisted) twist it then cross it over the first twisted strand.

Repeat the above procedure of twisting and crossing the left strand over the right strand followed by the right strand over the left strand. Secure the ends of the rope braid with hair elastic.

You can add style and design to your rope braid by wrapping it around the ponytail holder several times to form a twisted bun. Tucks any sticking out strand under the bun and secure them with bobby pins. Secure the entire twisted bun around the ponytail holder with several bobby pins depending on the length and thickness of your hair.

Accessorize the bun with a flower hair clip or pin to make the style look more attractive and adorable and you will be done styling rope braid wedding hairstyle for long hair.

Products and Tools You Will Need

  • Ponytail Holder or Hair Elastic
  • Bobby Pins
  • Hairspray
  • Hair Accessories Such As Flower Clip or Pin

Recommended Face Shapes

  • Oval Face Shape
  • Oblong Face Shape
  • Heart Face Shape
  • Diamond Face Shape
  • Triangular Face Shape

Wedding Hairstyles for Long Hair

Wedding Hairstyles for Long Hair

Wedding Hairstyles for Long Hair

Wedding Hairstyles for Long Hair

 

FRENCH TWIST – WEDDING HAIRSTYLE FOR LONG HAIR

Be romantic at the wedding with this elegant and romantic French twist which you can style on your hair and wear to a wedding. It’s easy to style and it will take you less than 5 minutes for a finished look.

HOW TO CREATE A FRENCH TWIST WEDDING HAIRSTYLES FOR LONG HAIR

Apply a volumizer to your hair right from the roots to its ends. This will give a lift to your hair making it thicker and voluminous. The volumizer will work best on damp hair so after showering or washing your hair, don’t completely dry it.

Brush your hair to make it smooth and remove any tangle and knots. Pull your hair to one side to the middle of your head and secure it with bobby pins. In other wards as you comb, create a side parting by combing everything hair in towards the middle of your head. Place hair grips to hold the hair on one side.

Once that’s done, apply hairspray to that section then use a brush to gently smooth it. You can now place your hand underneath the neck to hold the hair then gently brush the hair on the other side to make it smooth.

Wrap the hair around your thumb and secure it with your fingers by twisting it a bit to bring it up. Use big hair pins hold the French twist in place. Use a bristle brush to gently smooth out the hair on the sides then push the ends of the hair you twist into the French twist.

Apply hairspray to hold the twist together and you will be done creating French twist wedding hairstyle for long hair.

Products and Tools You Will Need

  • Water
  • Shampoo and Hair Conditioner
  • Hair Moisturizer
  • Volumizer
  • Hair Comb
  • Bristle Brush
  • Bobby Pins
  • Hairspray

Recommended Face Shapes

The French twist wedding hairstyle for long hair would look cute on ladies of all face shapes. All you need is to style it in a way which complements your facial features such as your forehead, ears, length and width of your face, among others.

Wedding Hairstyles for Long Hair

Wedding Hairstyles for Long Hair

Wedding Hairstyles for Long Hair

Wedding Hairstyles for Long Hair

 

UPDO BRAID – WEDDING HAIRSTYLE FOR LONG HAIR

Some ladies may not like French twists or rope braids, but trust me this updo braid will look romantic when styled on your head to a wedding. It works best for ladies with long hair but those with medium length hair can as well style it and look incredibly trendy.

How to create Updo braid wedding hairstyle for long hair

The updo braid will be styled on your head just like a head bandana wrapped around your head. It really looks cute, and nice when styled appropriately. Remember, this kind of updo isn’t that simple as compared to other wedding updos thus the need to take great care when styling your hair to this style.

Begin by creating a side parting either on the left or right depending on where you want the braid to begin from.

Grab some chuck of hair about 2 inches from the hairline along the part and divide it into three smaller sections. You will use these 3 smaller sections to create a regular 3 strand braid of length up to around your ears.

Using the 3 strand braid as the beginning point, create a French braid by combining 2 more hair strands on the same side where you created the 3 strand braid. The main goal for this is to incorporate the 3 strand braid into a French braid on one side of your head.

I.e. Create 2 more strand and use the 3strand braid as the middle section. Begin French braiding all the way down on one side keeping the braid to the scalp as close as possible. After each knot of the French braid, add in more hair pieces closest to the braid.

Continue French braiding your hair while incorporating in more hair pieces into the braid till when you run out of hair to braid.

Secure the ends of the braid with hair elastic then wrap it around the back of your head and secure it in place using a couple of bobby pins and you will be done creating an elegant updo braid which you can wear as your wedding hairstyle to a wedding.

Products and Tools You Will Need

  • Comb
  • Hairspray
  • Bobby pins
  • Hair elastic
  • Hair accessories

Recommended Face Shapes

Personally, I would recommend this hairstyle to ladies with all face shapes. Try to style your hair in a way that compliments your facial features in accordance to your face shape.

Wedding Hairstyles for Long Hair

Wedding Hairstyles for Long Hair

Wedding Hairstyles for Long Hair

Wedding Hairstyles for Long Hair

 

TRIPLE KNOT – WEDDING HAIRSTYLE FOR LONG HAIR

Triple knot wedding hairstyle for long hair is one of the simplest and easiest hairstyle which you can create and style in just 3 minutes. You can do it on either straight or curly hair but it will elegant when styled on straight hair. Just make sure your hair is straight and free from tangles and knots.

HOW TO CREATE & STYLE TRIPLE KNOT WEDDING HAIRSTYLE FOR LONG HAIR

Begin by combing your hair to the back as if you are going to create a low ponytail. Divide the hair into three small sections or strands and secure each strand at the back with hair elastic. Place the hair elastic as close as possible to your head.

Grab the first ponytail strand twist it then wrap it around the hair elastic to a small bun or not at the back. Secure knot or bun with a couple of bobby pins deepening on the thickness of your hair.

Repeat the above procedure of twisting and wrapping for the reaming two strands. Apply hairspray to the knots at the back to keep them in place and you will be good to go. You can style and wear this cute simple easy to a variety of many different occasions.

Products and Tools You Will Need

  • Comb
  • Hair brush
  • Bobby Pins
  • Hair elastic
  • Hair spray

Recommended Face Shapes

  • Oval Face Shapes
  • Round Face Shapes
  • Diamond Face Shapes
  • Oblong Face Shapes
  • Heart Face Shapes
  • Triangular Face Shapes

Wedding Hairstyles for Long Hair

Wedding Hairstyles for Long Hair

Wedding Hairstyles for Long Hair

Wedding Hairstyles for Long Hair

 

SIDE BRAID – WEDDING HAIRSTYLE FOR LONG HAIR

When you have been invited to attend a wedding and stack of the hairstyle to style and wear on your head, try this chic side braid hairstyle. It’s easy to style and it has variety of many different ways to style it depending on your individual preference. You can create a side braid with a ponytail or create it without a ponytail.

HOW TO CREATE AND STYLE SIDE BRAID WEDDING HAIRSTYLE FOR LONG HAIR

Begin by gathering all your hair to the back behind the nape of your neck to one side of your head. Secure the hair with a ponytail holder as close as possible to the scalp.

Part the ponytail into three strands which you will use to create a 3 strand braid. Begin creating a traditional 3 strand braid all the way down till when you reach the ends of your hair. Secure the 3strand side braid at the end with hair elastic and you will be done.

Alternatively, instead of creating a side braid with a ponytail, try creating it without a ponytail. You can do this by grabbing all your hair to the back on one side of your head and instead of securing it with a ponytail holder just section it into 3 strands and begin right away to braid it to for a 3 strand side braid all the way down then secure its ends with a clear hair elastic.

Depending on the style of your own preference, you can opt for any of the above two ways to style a side braid and you will be good to go to your wedding or attending a wedding as an invited guest.

Products and Tools You Will Need

  • Hair Comb
  • Hair Brush
  • Hair Elastic
  • Ponytail Holder
  • Hairspray

Recommended Face Shapes

  • Round Face Shape
  • Oval Face Shape
  • Dog Face Shape
  • Diamond Face Shape
  • Heart Face Shape
  • Long Face Shape

 

Wedding Hairstyles for Long Hair

Wedding Hairstyles for Long Hair

Wedding Hairstyles for Long Hair

Wedding Hairstyles for Long Hair

 

HIGH MESSY BUN – WEDDING HAIRSTYLE FOR LONG HAIR

Some ladies say that braids look prettier than buns but according to my personal perspective and interests, all hairstyles look cute water matters most is the way you style them to suit with your face shape. Try styling them in a way that compliments your facial features so that it perfectly brings out the beauty in your face. High messy buns are one of the popular hairstyles worn by many women to wedding and other special occasions.

In this write up, we will give you a few styling tips on how to style a high messy bun to look adorable, attractive and chic when attending a wedding party. Remember not all buns look great on women with different face shapes so you need to take care when choose a high bun hairstyle to wear to any event.

HOW TO CREATE & STYLE HIGH MESSY BUN – WEDDING HAIRSTYLE FOR LONG HAIR

Just like its name “Messy”, you don’t have to worry about the neatness of the hairstyle. Begin with clean dry hair then apply hair texturizer to it so that it’s soft, smooth and easy to work with. You can either apply the texturizer to your hair directly or spray it on a brush the comb your hair to uniformly distribute the product thoroughly through your hair.

Grab all your hair and gather it at the crown to form a high ponytail. Secure the ponytail with a ponytail holder and make sure it’s as close as possible to the scalp.

Since this is a messy bun there is no need to use a doughnut to create a bun. Just twist the ponytail hair then wrap it around the ponytail holder several times depending on the length of your hair.

Tuck the ends of the twisted ponytail which you have just wrapped under the ponytail holder. In case of many sticking out hair strands, you can use bobby pins to secure them in place.

Secure the entire messy high bun against your scalp with a couple of bobby pins depending on the thickness of your hair. Apply a strong hairspray such as Lacquer around the messy bun to hold it in place.

Congratulations you are done styling a high messy bun and good to go and attend a wedding. It’s that easy, simple and doesn’t require any heat which reduces the risk of hair breakage.

Products and Tools You Will Need

  • Comb
  • Hair Texturizer
  • Hairspray
  • Bobby Pins

Recommended Face Shapes

All ladies with different face shapes can style and wear this messy bun hairstyle to a wedding except those with round faces since all the hair will be removed away from the face; their round corners will be exposed making their faces look wider.

Wedding Hairstyles for Long Hair

Wedding Hairstyles for Long Hair

Wedding Hairstyles for Long Hair

Wedding Hairstyles for Long Hair

 

BOHEMIAN BRAID – WEDDING HAIRSTYLE FOR LONG HAIR

 

Wedding Hairstyles for Long Hair

Wedding Hairstyles for Long Hair

Wedding Hairstyles for Long Hair

Wedding Hairstyles for Long Hair

 

SLEEK LOW PONYTAIL – WEDDING HAIRSTYLE FOR LONG HAIR

 

Wedding Hairstyles for Long Hair

Wedding Hairstyles for Long Hair

Wedding Hairstyles for Long Hair

Wedding Hairstyles for Long Hair

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