21 Easy Christmas Hairstyles to Wear This Holiday Season

Christmas is just around the corner and such a special occasion needs an amazing hairstyle! You may be attending parties during the holiday season or just want a gorgeous look that will wow family and friends on Christmas day. To give you some festive hair inspiration, we have found 21 Christmas hairstyles. There are so many amazing styles and there is something for everyone. Whether you want to look chic and stylish or want to show the world your love of Christmas with tinsel and baubles. So, take a look, you could even try them all during the month of December!

1. Ponytail with Tinsel

The first Christmas hairstyle that we have to show is fun and festive. For this look, the hair is styled into a pretty ponytail with green tinsel wrapped around it. Hair like this is easy to create and it looks so Christmassy too. It would be perfect for parties and for Christmas day. You can also use any color tinsel.

2. Low and Chic Bun

If you are looking for a Christmas hairstyle that is more chic and understated, then you need see this idea. Here we have a low bun with loose hair at the front. It is an elegant and easy to wear style. Keep it simple like this or you can jazz it up for Christmas with small hair gems or maybe add a little glitter. You will find tutorials for an updo like this online.

Low and Chic Bun Updo

Source: @allana_elixirhair

3. Festive Updo

Christmas is the perfect time to go all out with your hair and this is a beautiful way to do it. The hair is styled a stunning updo with twists and the hair has been adorned with wintry berries and beads. As you can see, the hair accessories look so festive. A style like this would be perfect for your Christmas party. You can recreate something similar or just use one type of hair accessory.

4. Elegant Christmas Hairstyle

Look like a Christmas angel with this next hair idea. Here we have long, blonde and wavy hair. The hair is finished off with an elegant headband that is adorned with rhinestones. It is a stunning hairstyle and it would be perfect for a Christmas wedding or formal event. Similar headbands and hair accessories can be bought online. Try this style or wear your glitzy headband with an updo.

Elegant Christmas Hairstyle

Source: @dvir_tvik

5. Silver and Gold Hair Idea

Silver hair has become one of the must-have looks, especially for the winter season. If you want to try a Christmassy style and color, then this could be perfect. Here we have a silver hairdo that is decorated with glam and gold holly leaves. The silver color looks icy and the gold leaves add a festive touch. Hair like this will be a trendy change. Recreate the whole style or you can try gold leaves with other hair colors too.

6. Braided Bun with Fairy Lights

This next hair idea is one of our favorites! It is perfect for those who love the magic of Christmas. For this look, the hair is styled into a low updo and the hair is decorated with fairy lights. It is such a unique and amazing idea! You will need LED lights that will not get hot for this look, so the style is safe and festive too. Create this updo or try your own fairy light style.

7. Pretty Vintage Style Updo

If you have a more formal Christmas event coming up, then you should consider a hairstyle like this one. Here we have a pretty vintage style updo. The hair at the front is left loose and there is volume on the top section of the hair too. At the back, the hair is styled into an elegant updo. Wear a style like this with a sparkly or red headband to look extra festive.

Pretty Vintage Style Updo

Source: @carlamacklehair

8. High Ponytail with a Cute Bow

Look cute and Christmassy with a hairstyle like this one. The hair is styled into a high ponytail and it is complete with a black bow. We love the bow because it is stylish but also perfect for Christmas. Wear a black bow for a chic look or try a red one for a bolder Christmas style. You can buy bows online. A bow would look beautiful with a lower ponytail too.

9. Simple and Stylish Bun

The next hair idea is simple and stylish. For this look, the hair is styled into a high bun with loose hair at the sides. As you can see, it looks stunning with that festive and bold lip color. This style is perfect for those who want to jazz up their look without being too over the top. You can, of course, add Christmassy accessories such as tinsel or a bow if you wanted to make more of a statement.

Simple and Stylish Bun

Source: @dvir_tvik

10. Glam Christmas Hairstyle

Want to look glitzy and glamorous this Christmas? If so, you should see this next hairstyle. Here we have a stunning updo with a festive green and gold sparkly accessory. A hairstyle like this would be perfect for parties, a more formal Christmas dinner or even a wedding. It is a romantic and pretty style and the green gems just finish off the look perfectly. You can buy hair accessories like this one online and you will find tutorials for similar updos too.

11. Festive Halo Braid

Next, we have another festive and angelic hairstyle to show you. For this look, the hair is styled into a stunning halo braid. The braids have also been accessorized with berries and what appears to be mistletoe. It is a Christmassy and statement making style. Try this green and wintry look or you could use rhinestones to accessorize your hair. Sparkles will really make you look like an angel!

12. Half Up, Half Down Christmas Hairstyle

Love the festive styles with bows? If so, take a look at this! Here we have a simple style that features loose hair with a single braid. The half up, half down style has also been decorated with two bows – one sparkly and one orange. This is a unique and trendy style. You can easily recreate the look and you can use any bow color and design too.

Braids and Bows

Source: @weirdsley__

13. Unique Bauble Christmas Hairstyle

This next hair idea is perfect for the statement makers who love Christmas! This style is half up and half down. The hair is beautifully curled and it is decorated with Christmas baubles! The baubles have been placed so that they create a Christmas tree shape. It is an amazing, festive and unique style. If you want to have fun, then this hairstyle is the way to do it. You can buy hair baubles online and recreate this or try your own festive hairdo.

Unique Bauble Christmas Hairstyle

Source: @thehairven

14. Red Hair with a Festive Headband

Next, we have another festive color and style. This time the hair is dyed a beautiful, dark and rich red. The hair is finished off with a bold Christmas light headband. We love the color because it is perfect for the winter season and Christmas. The headband is so festive too! Try the color if you want to mix up your look or you can wear the headband with your own hair color. These headbands are available online and they do light up!

Red Hair with a Festive Headband

Source: @uggoff

15. Braided Updo with Tinsel

Earlier we featured a ponytail that was decorated with tinsel. If you loved that idea, then you should check out this hairstyle too. Here we have another festive tinsel look but this time the tinsel has been weaved into braids. There are two side braids that meet into a low updo. As you can see, the tinsel looks amazing and it makes the simple style look so Christmassy. You can use any tinsel when recreating the updo.

Braided Updo with Tinsel

Source: @thehairven

16. Elegant Waves

Wow everyone at the Christmas party with hair like this! For this look, the hair is long and it has been styled into elegant and loose waves. The hair is finished off with a glam and gold hair accessory. A hairstyle like this is so versatile and can be worn to parties and for Christmas dinner with the family. It is another style that looks amazing with festive red lips.

17. Cute And Accessorized Updo

If you just want a cute and trendy style for the occasion, then this could be perfect for you. The hair is styled into a high bun with loose hair the front. This look is finished off with stylish silver hair clips. Hair like this is easy to wear and it will suit everyone. Recreate a similar look to this or you can use different clips. Maybe wear some with festive colors and more rhinestones.

18. Winter Wonderland Hairstyle

This next hairstyle reminds us of a winter wonderland! Here we have an updo that is decorated with glitter or snow and festive plants. As you can see, it looks amazing! Hair like this is a must-have for those who like to go all out at Christmas. The updo will suit formal events, weddings, dinners and Christmas day itself. Try this look or you can use similar plants with different updos such as buns.

19. Simple Style with a Red Bow

Add a pop of red color to your Christmas hairstyle with a bow like this! The hair is simply styled straight and it has been finished off with a big red bow. It is such a statement making idea. You can buy red bows like this or make your own bow clip if you are a little crafty. Try this simpler look or you can try the red bow with any hairstyle.

Simple Style with a Red Bow

Source: @sanzsandvika

20. Black Hair With Christmassy Highlights

Next, we have another Christmassy color to show you! For this look, the hair is dark with added festive highlights. The colors used include dark green and red. This is a fun way to jazz up your hair for the holiday season. The color will easily grow out once Christmas is over.

21. Trendy Braids and Snowflakes

The last Christmas hairstyle that we have to show you is so trendy and beautiful. The hairdo features long and curly hair with stylish side braids. There are two side braids and wintry snowflakes have either been placed in-between the braids or they connect the braids together. It is a unique and festive style that will make you stand out from the crowd. You can buy snowflake hair clips online so you can recreate a similar look.

We hope you have found a Christmas hairstyle to try this holiday season!

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Rebecca Puttock


One thought on "21 Easy Christmas Hairstyles to Wear This Holiday Season"

  1. Anonymous says:

    Wow! Could you do a crazy Christmas hairdo?

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