28 Wedding Hairstyles for Brides with Bangs

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Carmen Santorelli 

Talk about fringe benefits! 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.

Sure, bangs are a bold choice, but they're undeniably chic, trendy, and even a little bit edgy. And 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 28 wedding hairstyle ideas for brides with bangs.

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Crowning Moment

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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

Newlyweds

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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Bejeweled Bangs

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Juan Trijillo

Crown your wispy fringe with a regal flair like this bride did with a Suma Cruz headpiece at her colorful nuptials in southern Spain. The results are absolutely magnificent yet still approachable and endearing.

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Retro Glam

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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

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Feather & Twine

A thick set of bangs at a lash-skimming length is super chic. This bride softened the look with a dainty braid and a floral hair accessory.

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Romanticize It

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Lelia Scarfiotti

This brides glossy long bangs exquisitely frame her whimsical half up half down hairdo. She pulled the look together with a gold leaf hairpiece that elegantly hugged the back of her head, a look befitting her dreamy Tuscan wedding.

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A Layered Look

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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

Newlyweds

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

Newlyweds

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 try playing with the positioning of the floral headpiece to switch up the theme of the overall look. Place it atop your head for a whimsical and romantic aesthetic. Opt for a more vertical approach for a sporty feminine headband that will take on a playful attitude. Pull the circle of blooms below your hairline, just onto your forehead, for a cool-girl retro vibe.

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Soft Wisps

Newlyweds

Paul O'Reilly

Wispy bangs add an unexpected element to a classic updo. Loosen a few strands from the coiff to soften the look.

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Be Blunt

Newlyweds

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

Newlyweds

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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Eyes on the Prize

Bride and bridesmaids

Golden Hour Studios 

Smooth, glossy fringe that hits just at your brows draws attention to your eyes and emphasizes those sky-high cheekbones. The high bun also draws the eye upwards making this bride's fabulous features the star of the show.

A high updo, like a bun or ponytail, can also elongate the neck and showcase any beautiful details in your dress's neckline, back, or bodice that would otherwise be hidden behind long locks. A statement earring is a great way to accessorize these styles as it commands attention to the same areas.

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Glamorous and Boho

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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

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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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Go with the Flow

Newlyweds

Leo Patrone 

This bride's hair is the epitome of California cool-girl. Full, voluminous bangs flow freely around her face as the rest of her gratuitous locks are loosely pulled back into a relaxed pontytail for her laid-back Cali wedding.

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Au Naturel

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Katie Dessin Photography 

Straight bangs and a style blooming with flowers looks natural and effortless. A tender choice for this minimal dress, creating a wholly rustic and wholesome aesthetic.

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An Accessorized Crop

Newlyweds

Laura Murray

This bride's short crop couldn't be cooler. And check out those statement earrings adding a pop of orange to the look (a citrusy complement to the vixen-red lippy).

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Embrace Your Natural Texture

Bridal portrait

James & Schulze 

This bride allowed her face-framing curly bangs to fall around her features while the rest of her hair was gathered in a half up half down style for a magical outdoor ceremony in Colorado.

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Free Your Face

Newlyweds

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

Newlyweds

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

Olivia Leigh 

This lighthearted bride showcased her full fringe by pulling the rest of her locks into a traditional updo for her playful lakeside nuptials.

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A Coy Plait

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Brandon Lata Photography 

This bride chose a side braid to complement her long, side-parted bangs eschewing a fun and sprightly aura.

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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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Great Lengths

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Erich McVey 

Style influencer Hilary Rushford gave her wavey, side-swept bangs some height before letting them fall with the rest of her glamorous, untethered locks—creating a frame of luscious curls around her features.

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Gilded Age

Newlyweds wedding parade

Erich McVey 

Rushford later pulled her hair back into a classic chignon, putting her fringe on full display for the ceremony and wedding parade. She topped the 'do with a gold tiara of pearls embodying the grand and timeless aesthetic.

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Gradient Effect

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Hannah Costello

A sweep of wispy bangs in graduating lengths offers a delicate contrast to the structure of this super tight crop.

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