Royal weddings, for lack of a better word, are quite fascinating. Others think so, too. In 2011, Prince William and Kate Middleton's televised wedding was watched all over the world by 2 billion viewers. The late Princess Diana's televised nuptials to Prince Charles nabbed a cool 750 million viewers worldwide. It's also no secret that royal weddings provide an insane amount of inspiration for your own ceremony. When the Duchess of Cambridge stepped out of a vintage Rolls Royce in her Sarah Burton for Alexander McQueen wedding dress, the "Kate Middleton effect" was born. Grace Kelly's iconic fairytale-like bridal style serves as inspiration for countless celebrity brides, including Miranda Kerr.
But, what about the hair? Sure, royals have access to some of the best stylists in the biz, but a bride-to-be can totally emulate Middleton's effortless waves, or Princess Caroline's bohemian-inspired updo. Ahead, we've listed our favorite royal wedding hair moments to inspire your own wedding day 'do.
Queen Elizabeth II
Queen Elizabeth II walked down the aisle with perfectly coiffed curls that stopped at her shoulders.
Diana, Princess of Wales
For her televised wedding to Prince Charles, the late Princess Diana of Wales rocked her notable short bob, complete with tiara and veil.
Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge
Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge captivated the world during her 2011 nuptials to Prince William. For the ceremony, she wore her iconic waves in a half-up-half-down style.