20 Wedding Hairstyles for Brides With Bangs


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Bangs demand attention, and the women who wear them can't help but make a, well, bang wherever they go—especially when it's floating down the aisle. We love a bride with bangs, so we rounded up this collection of wedding hairstyle ideas just for ladies with face-framing fringe. If bangs are your signature look, there's no need to start growing them out the moment that engagement ring is slipped on your finger.

Luckily, there's a layered 'do to suit every face shape, hair type, and personal style. Whether short and blunt, long and wispy, or sweetly side-swept, hairstyles with bangs are practically limitless. And as far as wedding hairstyles with bangs are concerned, the options are just as endless. An undone updo with soft fringe is effortlessly romantic. Meanwhile, smooth side-swept bangs and tons of volume is a totally glamorous option. A super-short crop makes a cool-girl statement. Textured and tousled bangs and a floral accessory tote major bohemian vibes. And brides can go for modern elegance with a classic chignon, accented with wispy strands.

Need more inspiration? Scroll to see 20 wedding hairstyle ideas for brides with bangs.

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Crowning Moment

Bridal portrait

Kurt Boomer Photography 

This bride's long, piece-y bangs are the perfect finishing touch to her lush flower crown of bold and vibrant colors. Add in that textured ponytail, and you're left with the ultimate boho look.

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Cool-Girl Fringe


Lydia Jane Photography 

Too-cool fringe puts an unexpected twist on a traditional 'do. This bride's big ballerina bun is adorably accented by the face-framing cut. A sweet choice to go with the soft, dancer-esque dress.

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Retro Glam

Bridal portrait

Christopher Velasco 

Curtain fringe parted right down the middle puts a retro spin on this bride's style. The extra volume at the crown elevates the hair behind the bang line, creating a more dimensional look.

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A Full Set

Newlyweds first dance

Samm Blake; Event Planning & Florals by Bespoke Only; Hair by Takeo Suzuki

A thick set of bangs at a brow-skimming length is super chic. This bride softened the look with a feminine, braided updo and a floral hair accessory.

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A Layered Look

Bridal portrait

Kristen Kilpatrick Photography 

This bride's brow-grazing bangs flawlessly blend into the rest of her layers, ending in a sleek braid. The loosely gathered plait allows some of the locks to create a soft curtain around her face instead of being dramatically pulled back in a slightly harsher style.

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A Playful Touch


Jennifer Young 

This bride allowed her bouncy, curly fringe to coyly graze her lashes at her intimate destination wedding in Italy.

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Add Volume

Bride and bridesmaids

Brittany Mahood 

Long, side-swept bangs are totally glamorous, made even more so with added volume at the crown and big barrel curls. The ever-so-slight tuck of some strands creates a soft, romantic cascade of flowing tendrils.

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Accent with Florals


Sara Lobla

This bride's fringy ponytail is romantic yet relaxed. The monochromatic crimson headband adds a youthful appearance and ties in with the scarlet accents in her bouquet.

If you love a flower crown moment, play with the positioning of the headpiece to switch up the look. Place it atop your head for a whimsical and romantic aesthetic, opt for a more vertical approach for a sporty feminine headband, or pull the circle of blooms below your hairline, just onto your forehead, for a cool-girl retro vibe.

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Soft Wisps

Bridal portrait


This is a great option for bangs in that in-between length. These soft, wispy bits blend perfectly with the slightly longer tendrils framing the bride's face.

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Be Blunt


Norman & Blake 

This fashionista bride's blunt bangs and dramatic bob look runway-ready at her flower-filled Vermont wedding.

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Side Show


Luke Walker of Clark+Walker Studio 

A side-swept set of full fringe can flatter and frame your gorgeous face. This bride chose to gather hers into a low, off-center ponytail of loose waves. A hint of sparkle adds the finishing touch.

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Glamorous and Boho

Bridal portrait

Amy Nicole Photography

Those loose wispy strands and jeweled hairband soften up this bride's bold and blunt fringe. The just-messy-enough fishtail braid and dangling chains of the headpiece finish off the bohemian glam.

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A Polished Updo

Bridal portrait

Carmen Santorelli 

This bride's elegant updo is elevated by her side-parted curtain bangs. A polished and sophisticated style that allows the stunningly embellished dress to take center stage.

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Au Naturel

Newlyweds holding hands during vow exchange

Two Twenty by Chi Chi; Event Planning & Floral Design by Eventi Floral & Events; Hair by Vernon Martin's Salon 

Textured bangs and a style blooming with flowers look natural and effortless. A tender choice creating a wholly feminine yet somewhat glam aesthetic.

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Embrace Your Curls

Newlyweds giving eskimo kisses


If your bangs have a natural curl to them, embrace it and let it dictate the style of your coif. This bride raked all of hers up into a voluminous display atop her head with just a few ringlets falling about her eyes. This is also a great option for that in-between length if you're growing your fringe out.

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Free Your Face


Kate Headley 

A blunt side bang was the perfect choice to highlight this bride's beaming face and mile-wide smile. We think this besotted groom is loving the 'do as much as we are.

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Mini Fringe


Heidi Lau Photography

This bride's mini fringe and cropped cut are topped with a dainty wreath of golden flowers. A Hepburn-esque look, for sure.

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Let Your Bangs Shine

Bride with bangs looking at bouquet


This lighthearted bride showcased her full fringe by letting the rest of her long locks fall about her shoulders in a straight style. The great thing about bangs is that they can do all the talking in an otherwise simple style.

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An Elegant Coif

Bridesmaid zipping bride into dress

Rebecca Yale; Hair & Makeup by Christie Lee

This bride chose a sophisticated french twist to complement her long, side-parted bangs for a timeless aesthetic.

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French Inspiration

Grand exit

Kristen Kilpatrick 

Proof you don't need any accessories besides your fringe. These shaggy long locks are very Brigitte Bardot in their effortless sexiness, especially on this radiant free-spirited bride.

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