Different types of Bridal TiarasWedding Headbands
: They are a very functional option for those brides who want to wear their hair down. These types of tiaras can be used to keep hair away from the face. It can also be worn to accentuate upswept hairstyles as well. Headbands are a popular hair accessory as seen in magazines and television. They may be worn for prom, quinceanera, homecoming, wedding or any special occasion. A simple style headband with rhinestones or scattered pearls is a beautiful way to dress up a sleeked back ponytail or bun. Most headbands are versatile enought to wear with long hair or short hair. Consider matching headbands for your bridesmaids for a stunning coordinated look.Double Headband
: Such tiaras are the most versatile of all, as they can be worn flat on the head as a headband, wrapped around a bun or tilted forward in tiara style.Bridal Tiara Comb
: This is a simple piece that complements almost all hairstyles. Depending on the style, it can also provide for a less formal look.Back piece
: Back pieces work best for a low bun or a French twist. Back pieces can be worn for any occasion to accentuate a simple updo. Some brides may choose a back piece that is revealed when they remove their veil for the reception. A rhinestone or flower hair accessory is always appropriate for weddings, parties, proms.V-band
: Is a halo style headpiece that comes to a slight point at the forehead. If you have a thin or long face shape, this would be an flattering accessory for you.How to wear a tiara?
Slide the tiara on at a 45 degree angle. Adjust the tiara band to suit your hairstyle. Use of pins to secure it in place. Adjust the hairstyle or loose locks to cover the pins. Take advantage of an experienced hair stylist to help you place your tiara.
Tips and tricks
• First of all, choose your gown; then select your accessories including the tiara. Keep your hairstyle in mind while selecting a wedding tiara.
• Choose the wedding tiara after considering your facial structure.
• To give the wedding party a coordinated look, the attendants can compliment the bride's ensemble by wearing a smaller or simpler version of the bride's tiara. The bride may also choose a tiara with color rhinestones
to coordinate with the wedding party.
• If your dress is stylish, a modern tiara would go with it. Choose an antique style tiara
if your wedding gown goes well with it.
• If your hair is short, light and delicate tiaras are best. Brides with shorter hair look best in headband style tiara
• Match the type of gown with your tiara. Complement crystals in your gown with crystals in your wedding tiara; same holds good for pearls and rhinestones too.
• If you have a floral detail in your gown, then look for a wedding tiara with similar detailing.
• A tiara with Austrian crystals
and no pearl or other ornaments will go with any gown. But a tiara with pearls should match either the gown accents or the necklace and earrings.
• Pearl tiaras
go well with off-white or ivory gowns, since the luster of the pearls is enhanced by these colors. Many tiaras are available with white or ivory pearls.