Hair accessories 101
From flora to feathers– dress your tresses in the trends of the season
Floral Hairband, Rs 75,850, Dolce & Gabbana
Floral Hairband, Rs 390, Blur
Our favourites: the floral ones at Dolce&Gabanna and the metal studded leather ones at Valentino.
Dolce & Gabbana, Spring/Summer 2014
Valentino, Spring/Summer 2014
Floral Hair Clips, Rs 1,145, Accessorize
Feather Headband, Rs 1500, Mai Mai by Maiti Shahani
Black fascinator, Rs 1,545, Accessorize
Eye Headpiece, Rs 15,375, Pamela Love
Feather accents were everywhere this season – braided into hair at Marchesa and Yohji Yamamoto, stuck into headbands at Prada and Nicholas K and as OTT tribal headdresses at Louis Vuitton.
Nicholas K, Spring/Summer 2014
Gazelle Third Eye Headpiece, Rs 29,500, Manish Arora for Amrapali
Whether it’s the single orchid clip seen at Jenny Packham or the many peeking through messy updos at Zac Posen, floral clips evoked summer romance.
Zac Posen, Spring/Summer 2014
If you’re game for something more exotic, try a beaded head harness. We loved the delicate metal ones at Anna Sui.
Anna Sui, Spring/Summer 2014
Floral Head Wreath, The Source
Pump up the floral drama with an large floral wreath; take inspiration from Anupama Dayal’s S/S14 runway look.
Anupama Dayal, Spring/Summer 2014
The spring/summer runways offered us plenty of ways to keep flyaways off our faces and conceal terrible hairdos.
Photographs: Prabal Guha Niyogi (Products), Gulshan Sachdeva (Indian runway), Imaxtree.com/Davide Gallizio (International runway)
Georgette shirt, Wrap Studio. Floral headgear, The Source. Faux pearl headband, Deepa Gurnani at Bungalow 8. Faux pearl earrings, Accessorize
Photograph: Prabhat Shetty; Styling: Akanksha Kamath; Make-up and hair: Sandhya Shekar