If you have wedding planning, there are several decisions you need to make leading up to your big day from flower arrangements and decorations to food catering, outfit and hair choices. But of all those choices, how to wear your hair may be the most exciting one; after all, the pictures of your wedding will be viewed again and again years after the event. That’s why it’s good if a bridal hairstyle is a combination of classic and romantic looks-something that never gets dated. Styled natural curly hair is a perfect texture for a timeless wedding hairstyle. Here are stunning curly wedding hairstyles to pick from as inspiration for your big day.
Curly Wedding Hairstyles
Long curls are beautiful in lovely half updos and downdos hairstyles. However, if you lack the hair length or want to wear your hair up to show off your delicate neckline and shoulders, try one of the soft curly updos with flowers, loose braids, twists or dainty hairpieces.
#1: Half-Up Half-Down Curls with Flowers
When it comes to romantic curly hairstyles for weddings, you can’t go wrong with pairing sweet, bouncy tendrils with a few scattered flowers. This style would be best suited for a bohemian wedding with a not-so-flashy lace or chiffon wedding dress.
#2: Classic Bridal Updo with Curls
There are a few special occasions in a woman’s life that call for a classic updo hairdo, being a bride is definitely the best of them. Although straight hair is certainly pretty, there’s something to be said for the ethereal nature of wedding curly hairstyles. With a curly updo like this one, you are the princess you’ve always dreamt to be.
#3: Gorgeous Half-Up Curly Wedding Hairdo
Sweet and simple is the mantra of this effortlessly girly bridal updo hairdo. This hair is so uncomplicated that you can even easily do it yourself. For half-up hair, you should opt for a diffuser and texturizing mist to create natural, messy waves from top to bottom. Then, secure with a thick French braid and a few strategically placed flowers (of your choice) on one side.
#4: Wedding Updo with Flower Crown
In this enchanting updo, the main attraction is the dainty and ultra-feminine flower headband. Curly styles for weddings can be effortless as long as you have that special accessory to complete your hair texture and your overall look.
#5: Sexy Eye-Catching Curly Pony
If you want to show off your long thick hair, you can consider a dramatic curly hair wedding style like the one pictured below, with a large poofy ponytail paired with a delicate crystal hairpiece.
#6: Lovely Red Half-Up Bridal Style
As a perfect ideal for ladies with long curly locks, this half-up half-down bridal hairdo is destined to make you look like royalty on your big day. To get the outstanding look, you must make sure that you curl the hair from top to bottom in tight spirals, gently loosening and teasing with a flat brush and secure with a statement-making barrette.
#7: Grecian Goddess Updo with Crown
You will absolutely love the beauty of channeling your inner with this gorgeous curly bridal hairstyle that it’s both classy and understated, feminine and effortless.
#8: Glam Bridal Updo with Volume
Holy volume! We can’t stop staring at these drop-dead gorgeous wedding curls fit for a diva. It can be said that this style is ultimately all about glamour, there’s still room for innocence and sweetness.
#9: Sweet Bohemian Hairstyle for Brides
Check out this cascading speckled wavy half updo if your wedding celebration is going to take place in the countryside or forest and you need an organic hairstyle. The best part? You just need an ample amount of volumizing mousse or gel and hairspray to style an amazing hairdo.
#10: Braided Curly Updo with Flowers
This messy braided curly bun is giving us serious wedding hair goals. MCSARA suggests this hairstyle for bridesmaids as a perfect counterpart for the bride wearing her hair down in voluminous, bouncy curls. Stick to natural flowers to add an accent.
#11: Bouncy Curl Updo
A voluminous curly bun is a worthy option if you want to wear curly hair for the wedding. The soft airy curls pinned at the back of the head turns into a charming princess updo with a romantic flair.
#12: Loose Dark Brown Curls
Brides with curly hair look natural and carefree. The trick, however, is to ensure you don’t have too many flyaways (a big no-no in pictures). Apply to a smoothing serum and defined curls if you want a more polished curly downdo hair.
#13: Sweet Curly Rose-Gold Updo
Millennial pink (Vogue’s color-of-the-moment) has been everywhere lately from the red carpet to runways. But try putting it in your hair directly to make the hue non-basic, instead of incorporating it into your bridesmaid palette. Ensure that it’s not too pink – you don’t want to regret about your hair color choice looking through the photos later in life!
#14: Bridal Updo for Natural Curls
On your big day, showing off the true you – including your naturally curly hair – is essential. That’s why we love this hairdo – it’s one of the most effortless wedding hairstyles for curly hair we can possibly think of.
#15: Curly Bridal Hair Pulled Back
Although curly pulled back hairstyle would look absolutely stunning at a wedding, it’s highly versatile, capable of being worn for prom or any black-tie event. The trick for this gorgeous hair is to keep curls and volume concentrated toward the lower half of the hair, smoothing out the top and front.
#16: Wedding Curly Hair with Forest Flowers
Thanks to the delicate flower detail alone, we bet you’ll be adding this enchanting curly updo to your wedding ideas in no time. Ask your hairstylist for two thick French or Dutch braids that lead to a soft bun on the side. Of course, to achieve more volume for your hair, you should begin by curling your hair first.
#17: Balayage Updo for Brides
This gorgeous curly wedding hairstyle is made even more striking by the gentle brown-to-blonde balayage. The lovely color fade and a loose braid may help to differentiate the bun from the top of the head.
#18: Wedding Bun for Naturally Curly Hair
Brides with naturally curly hair (particularly when the hair is coarse and curly) will look stunning with this style, which relies on your natural texture to create tons of volume and drama. Complete your great hair look with high contrast hairpieces or fresh flowers.
#19: Curly Bridal Hairstyle for Thin Hair
Bridal hairstyles with curls are good for any hair type and work even with shorter hair lengths. Use flowers and tendrils of the hair to dress up a simple pinned updo.
#20: Flower Crown for the Big Day
The ideas of curly hairstyles for weddings are endless to choose from but some hairdos, like this romantic roll updo with a flower crown, will make you stand out far from the pack. It is so simple to enhance the halo effect of your ‘do. You just need to scatter small, delicate flowers along the inner side of the roll.
From delicate, face-framing spirals to bouncy, voluminous curls that bring in just the right amount of glam and drama, there is a bunch of curly wedding hairstyles to draw inspiration from when the time comes to prepare for the exciting walk down the aisle. Just be sure to test your favorite curly wedding hairstyles you like before the big day arrives.