48 Wedding Hairstyles Perfect for Your Bridesmaids

Just like you, your girls are going to look gorgeous!

Updated 08/20/18

Photo by Alex Bramall

Sure, you've probably had dozens of different wedding hairstyles saved to your Pinterest board for months now or, if you already had your hair trial, have your style planned down to the very last curl and bobby pin. But what about your bridesmaids' hairstyles? Much like you've helped your girls choose bridesmaid dresses for the big event, you might want to help them choose a wedding hairstyle, too, something that'll complement their coordinating frocks and the overall look and feel of your wedding. Oh, and a look that won't clash with your own bridal hairstyle. Now, that's a tall order.

We know, we know: Just another to-do to add to your endless checklist. But before you being to fret, know that we've already done all the work for you. We've scoured the internet and our Real Weddings archives to find the best bridesmaid hairstyles for your squad. Whether you want your 'maids to match perfectly or wear a complementing mix of styles, you've come to the right place. Below, are romantic hairstyles featuring loose, tousled curls, elegant updos, and relaxed down 'dos—all perfect for your bridesmaids. Just like you, your girls are going to look gorgeous!

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Duffy Photo & Film

With undone braids here and there, this updo is just too pretty.

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bridesmaids mix matched dress

Rachel May Photography

These bridesmaids opted for side parts and big barrel curls.

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Melissa Marshall

As shown by this bridal party, shiny touchable waves look stunning on varying hair lengths.

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Brumley & Wells

Just like their mismatched dresses, this bridal party also went for mismatched hairstyles (all breathtaking, of course!).

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Judah Avenue Photography

A single bloom is all this gorgeous gal's curls need.

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Michelle Lange Photography

The addition of a tiny braid instantly makes a down 'do a whole lot more interesting.

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Bride's hair

Kyle John

A simple twisted updo is equal parts relaxed and elegant.

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Photo by Melissa Jill Photography; Hair and Makeup by Anna Nuet

Beachy waves and tons of volume up top was just the style for this seaside wedding.

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Northern Italian Wedding, Bridesmaids

Erich McVey

Smooth, shiny waves are perfect for these bridesmaids' shoulder-length locks.

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Photo by The Sanadas; Hair and Makeup by 1011 Hair & Makeup

Whoever said updos are stuffy obviously never saw this too-cool style.

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bride's hair

Photo by Tom Leung Photography

Loose waves meet sweet buds and ribbon for the ultimate boho style.

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Jennifer Young Studio

You can't go wrong with bombshell curls.

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matching bridesmaids robes

Collective by Concept Photography

There's nothing wrong with a basic bun. In fact, these are pretty darn gorgeous.

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Photo by Ana & Jerome Photography

Soft waves and a beaded crown? Boho glam!

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bridesmaids in white walking up stairs

Olivia Rae James

Wreaths of greenery are the crowning touch to this style.

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Anna Kim Photography

Our favorite brides let their friends' personal styles shine.

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2 Brides Photography

Simple, half-up ponytails let these ladies' unique printed bridesmaid dresses take center stage.

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Virgil Bunao

A messy updo is formal, but the furthest thing from fussy.

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Photo by Anna Kim Photography

A new spin on a flower crown, roses and ranunculuses dot this bridesmaid's tresses.

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Photo by Sargeant Creative

A floral hair comb makes an easy updo oh-so-special.

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Bridal Party

Photo by Liz Banfield

Do your bridesmaids have hair of varying lengths? Have your girls with shorter locks wear their hair down, while your long-haired ladies rock a sleek pony. Done!

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Lauren Methia Photography

Natural texture and a mile-wide smile—what more does a bridesmaid need?

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Amina Touray

Side-swept curls are a wedding-day classic.

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Merari Photography

Twisting a front piece of hair into an updo is a, well twist, on a classic.

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Briana Moore

This mix of beautiful blowouts, braided updos, and pretty curls is all kinds of gorgeous.

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Logan Cole

A half-up style gets a boho touch with a bit of greenery.

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Katie Grant

For a look that's totally modern, this bridesmaid is rocking a French braid with her cool-girl jumpsuit.

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Still55 Photography

This sleek bun is undeniably wedding-worthy.

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Dawn Photography

Loose, face-framing tendrils and floral accents keep this bridesmaid's 'do rustic-chic, mimicking the wedding's vibe.

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Lauren Gabrielle

A stunning side bun gets even prettier with the inclusion of pink blooms.

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Katherine Ann Rose

Beachy waves and a flower crown of wedding-white blooms—the perfect hairstyle for seaside celebrations.

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The Hons

Tousled waves are effortlessly romantic, the perfect look for a spring garden party.

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Braid with Flowers

Photo by Kristen Kilpatrick

A fishtail braid dotted with baby's breath is pretty and whimsical.

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Bride with Bridesmaids

Jordan Voth

These twisted, messy updos are impossibly pretty.

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Forged in the North

Have your 'maids first straighten their locks before styling them in ultra-simple 'dos, for an overall sleek effect.

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bridesmaids in black dresses

Leila Brewster

Our favorite of these bridesmaids' sweet styles? That cool-girl braided bun.

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Mariel Hannah

Give a bridesmaid a blowout and she's instantly wedding ready!

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bridesmaids baby's breath flower crowns

Photo by Echoes and Wild Hearts

These baby's breath flower crowns couldn't be sweeter.

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Braedon Photography

This bride chose a half-up half-down hairstyle with some gorgeous greenery for her maid of honor.

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Bridesmaids Gifts

Chaz Cruz

Soft curls are always a good idea.

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Photography by KLC

These bridesmaids' twists and braids all complement each other without being too matchy-matchy.

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Jillian Mitchell

This maid of honor added pops of floral to her natural curls.

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Katch Silva

This bridesmaid opted for a simplified version of the bride's half-up half-down hairstyle.

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Ross Oscar Knight

A low-maintenance updo is the perfect choice—especially when it comes to breaking it down on the reception dance floor!

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Michelle Pullman

A tousled, romantic side braid is an Insta-worthy option.

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Katherine Dalton

With beachy waves, a peek-a-boo side braid, and a floral headpiece, this bridesmaid is ready to walk down the aisle.

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Suzi Jacobs

This stunning squad all opted to rock half-up half-down curls and a middle part.

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Sally Pinera

These minimal gold headbands are all kinds of romantic.

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