Hey Upper East Siders! It’s been years since Blair Waldorf graced our TV screens as the iconic villain turned fan-favorite on a certain teen drama, but we’re more inspired by her hair accessory choices now than ever before. If you were an avid viewer of the iconic series, you’re likely familiar with the character’s signature headbands that paired perfectly with her dark brown hair.
If you’re looking to channel your inner Blair Waldorf, you’re in luck! Knotted headbands have recently made a major comeback. Keep scrolling for everything you need to know about how to wear knotted headbands in 2019. Xoxo, Hair.com.
The Best Knotted Headbands To Buy Now
ASOS Design Black Plisse Twist Headband
You’ve already got the little black dress and your go-to black pumps, but a black headband is another must-have staple to add to your styling routine.
ASOS Design Black Plisse Twist Headband, $13.00 MSRP
Lele Sadoughi Silverberry Velvet Headband
Calling all velvet lovers: It’s your time to shine! Pick up this velvet headband by Lele Sadoughi to start velvet season in style.
Lele Sadoughi Silverberry Velvet Headband, $49.00 MSRP
Anthropologie Marceline Bow Headband
If you’re into retro hair accessories, this knotted bow headband is perfect for you. Pair your new accessory with a rolled updo or pin curls to really tap into your inner pin-up girl!
Anthropologie Marceline Bow Headband, $20.00 MSRP
8 Other Reasons Cheetah Headband
We just got cheetah print back and we have no intention of letting it go out of style again anytime soon! If you adore all things cheetah, this knotted headband by 8 Other Reasons is a must-have.
8 Other Reasons Cheetah Headband, $18.00 MSRP
Anthropologie Belinda Knotted Headband
These classic knotted headbands from Anthropologie come in five different colors and finishes—so you can match your headband to your look every day of the week.
Anthropologie Belinda Knotted Headband, $18.00 MSRP
Shashi Rio Headband
As much as we love velvet and satin accessories, they don’t exactly fit our beach vacation Instagram aesthetic. This laid-back knotted headband by Shashi will pair perfectly with your entire vacation wardrobe.
Shashi Rio Headband, $38.00 MSRP
Lele Sadoughi Ivory Pearl Velvet Headband
Searching for a knotted headband that’s a bit more luxurious? Channel your inner Blair Waldorf with this pearl-embellished headband by Lele Sadoughi.
Lele Sadoughi Ivory Pearl Velvet Headband, $150.00 MSRP
8 Other Reasons Palmistry Headband
If you love to play with color, this multi-toned, jeweled headband is perfect for pulling together any ensemble.
8 Other Reasons Palmistry Headband, $27.00 MSRP
Looking for tips and tricks on how to style your hair with a headband? Keep scrolling for three of our favorite looks to get you started.
The Best Ways To Wear A Knotted Headband
Half-Up Top Knot
Who doesn’t love a half-up top knot? Take your go-to Sunday afternoon hairstyle up a notch by popping on an on-trend knotted headband.
The right knotted headband can take your high ponytail from school girl to sophisticated in seconds. Wear it loose and piece-ey to keep it casual, or sleek and tight for a more elegant vibe.
On the laziest of hairstyling days, hair accessories have your back! Whether your hair is straight, wavy, or curly , simply wrap a knotted headband around your head to add a bit of oomph to your natural texture.
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