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9 Hair Accessories to Style Out Your Fave DIY ‘Dos

So you’ve mastered pretty much every DIY hair tutorial you could pull up on your screen from Pinterest and beyond. Now learn how to style out those at-home hairdos like a total pro with hair accessories that will polish your look. From patterned headbands and not-so-basic bobby pins, consider these nine colorful hair embellishments the final step in every one of these hairstyle how-tos!


1. Add a printed headwrap to yourmessy knot: Since you #wokeuplikethis (right?) add this patterned headwrap ($4) to give flair to your effortless ‘do.

2. Add statement bobby pins to your flat iron curls: Once the flat iron has made waves, keep your newly curled hair out of your face for good with one or two of these so-cute statement bobby pins ($15).

3. Add neon bobby pins to yourfaux crown braid: Rather than take the time to crown braid your long locks, dress up your look with this hair hack and use neon bobby pins ($10) to create a fun metallic headband.

4. Add jeweled hair pins to your side twist updo: Consider your sleek sides empty space for hair accessories like these gem-studded hair pins ($24) to shine. Add them all at an angle or style them out into a chevron formation.

5. Add metallic ties to your Dutch pigtails: Yes, you can wear pigtails and not look like a third grader — just cinch the ends of these grown-up braids with gilded hair ties that make the look totally glam.

6. Add a studded headband to yourfancy bouffant: Invest in a simple studded headband ($92) to give your bouffant an even bigger boost. Though tossing this on adds unbeatable polish to just about any look.

7. Add a sleek barrette to yourbang bump: Once you’ve bumped up your bangs, make sure to secure them in place with a metal barrette ($58) that’s just as sleek.

8. Add rhinestone hair pins to yourfishtail braids: Take your fishtail braids to the next level by adding colorful rhinestone hair pins ($255) throughout your plaited locks. It’s a party-ready look that takes just seconds to complete.

9. Add a giant bunny hair clip to your tousled updo: You guys, a giant bunny hair clip ($56) *actually* exists, and it’s pretty darn chic, too. Use this statement accessory to amp up even the most basic of tossed-up locks.

What are your go-to hair accessories? Which ones can you not live without? Which do you only bust out for special occasions? Tell us in the comments below!

Ahhh, fall. There are so many things to love about this time of year (give us ALL the sweaters and pumpkin-flavored eats). But, high on the list comes autumn decor candles, throws, textiles — you name it. Of course, buying items and actually adding them to your room are two different things. So we're turning to Instagram for the best styling advice and inspo for the season. Scroll on to see everything you need to get those wheels turning!

@sbkliving: Sometimes, it only takes a chic doormat to transition your front steps for the season. Hello, fall!

@rachelpuccetti: Excuse us while we spend an entire lazy Sunday relaxing in this fall-infused space.

@farmhousetofrills: A monochrome mantel never looked so chic. (That fireplace pumpkin setup is seriously *genius*.)

@faith_hope_home: Greet guests with a fall-themed entrance to set the tone for a day of pumpkin carving or scary movie marathoning.

@simplysoutherncottage: Don't forget about those nooks and crannies! This entryway/mudroom situation is capturing our little harvest-loving hearts.

@6thirtydecor: Speaking of pumpkins, pick up a few extra gourds to pave the way into your cozy autumn abode.

@farmsteadonfirst: That guest bedroom you weren't sure what to do with it? Transform it into a rustic retreat with some fall signage and mustard-yellow and green accents.

@fiddleleafinteriors: We're going to take a second to *swoon* over this adorable kitchen setup. Those farmhouse accents and simple centerpiece setup? We're in love.

@ohmydearblog: Contrary to what you think, florals *aren't* just for spring. Bring them into your abode by selecting buds in moody tones to pay homage to the season.

@simply.mrs.z: Drawn to modern style? Play up the Halloween vibes by picking black, orange and brass accents to rock on places like your bookshelf. (Bonus points for carrying the theme over to your textiles.)

@drivewaytodreams_crystal: We're going to go ahead and give two thumbs up to all of these orange-hued accents. Backdropped with a neutral furnishings and they truly *pop*!

@cripcollectiveig: For those who don't want to go overboard with the "fall stuff" this one will speak to you. Compile a couple of cute throws and a minimalist pumpkin print on your mantle and you're set

@cavcottage: Who said fun pillows were limited to furnishings only? We're ALL about this entry display.

@houseon77th: This daybed setup is a *dream*. But actually, this would be the perfect space to doze off in come the colder days.

@kristenforgione: For a more festive Halloween look, overhaul your living space with a spooky handmade addition like this one. *Googles paper bat DIYs.*