These Are Not Your Grandmother's Pearl Hair Accessories

Pearls are having a major comeback, and they're definitely not conservative

Updated 05/22/17
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Call it the mermaid effect, but pearls are having a major wedding-hair-accessory moment! Forget a delicate strand of pearls, these wonders of the sea are now anything but traditional. Worn as a wedding hair accessory, pearls are getting a fresh, modern spin for bridal 'dos. Offering everything from hair pins to combs, halos, and headbands, designers are incorporating oceanic touches into hair accessories fit for the most fashionable bride.

Scroll through to see 10 pearl hair accessories we're loving right now.

Above: Jen Atkin X Chloe + Isabel pearl pin set, $38; available at chloeandisabel.com.

Jennifer Behr "Valentina" circlet headband with golden roses, ivy leaves, and Swarovski pearls, $495; available at jenniferbehr.com.

Lelet NY "Maj Pearl Bobby" with an arc of glass pearls on a gold-plated pin, $100; available at bhldn.com.

Twigs & Honey "Pearldrop Halo" woven with white beads, freshwater pearls, and Swarovski crystals, $190; available at bhldn.com.

Jennifer Behr gold-toned brass ponytail holder with Swarovski pearls, $252; available at net-a-porter.com.

L.Erickson imitation-pearl twisted hair pin, $38; available at nordstrom.com.

Lelet NY "Orbit Pearl Halo" with varying sized faux pearls on a flexible band, $248; available at leletny.com.

Lelet NY "Calder Pearl Bobbi" 14-karat-antique-gold-plated pin with two pearls, $68; available at leletny.com.

Cornelia Webb gold-plated pearl headband embellished with freshwater pearls, $515; available at net-a-porter.com.

Miu Miu slim silver headband embellished with faux pearls, crystals, and a metal star, $487; available at matchesfashion.com.

Elizabeth Bower "Titania" Swarovski-pearl fairy crown hairpiece, $250; available at elizabethbower.com.

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