Christmas is nearly upon us and you probably have multiple parties or family gatherings to attend. Make the best of them by showing up with festive hair! We have here styles for men, women, and children! So enjoy!
1) The Ribbon Twist
Everyone is a fan of this style and it’s simpler than it looks. Which is exactly what we look for in everything we do! All it takes is a lot of ribbon and two strand braids.
2) She’s Wearing a Hat
This is an adorable take on “wearing” a Santa hat. You’ll need felt, red ribbon, and cotton. Then, you’re ready to follow the holiday dress code.
3) For the Elf in Your Family
There are Christmas elves and then there are mystical Lord of the Rings elves. For fans of the latter, this hairstyle is absoultely stunning! Isn’t she just gorgeous?
4) That’s the Spirit
If you really want to get into the holiday spirit, then dye your hair red and green. You’ll want to be careful what you wear but if you have a lot of Christmas colors in your closet, you’re good to go.
5) Dance of the Sugar Plum Fairy
This style has unicorn written all over it. You can even use temporary hair chalk to get this color and buy a bag of glitter at any grocery store to achieve this magical look.
6) Want to Go All Out?
There’s just enough time between each holiday for you to shave a shape into the back of your head. And while it’s growing out, you just wear your hair down.
7) Tied Up With A Beautiful Bow
What better way to celebrate than turning your hair into a pretty package all tied up with a beautiful Christmas bow.
8) Winter Wonderland
This color is absolutely gorgeous! Alone, it would be festive. But with crystal snowflakes? Perfection. Makes you want to wear faux fur and a sparkly dress.
9) Star of Bethlehem
While many disagree with using a star like this to decorate with, most true Christmas elves will agree that this hairstyle rocks. Use blue or white ribbons for a wintery rendition.
10) Christmas Simplicity
There are tons of tree ideas for your hair that take a tone of time and effort. But this loose woven braid looks so elegant and works for longer hair.
11) Let the Men Have Some Fun
Most bearded men refuse to have fun with their facial hair. But this is a real man here who is up for anything. He looks amazing in his festive creation.
12) The Greatest Gift
Ask any parent what their favorite gift is and they will tell you their children. Children make Christmas magical. So let them know it by creating simple present buns.
13) If You’re Incredibly Talented
Not gonna lie, this one is not easy. It takes skilled hands and a lot of time to pull it off. Plus, it looks much better in a rich, bold color like this.
14) Let it Snow
Bring out the yarn because this hairstyle will make everyone else at school jealous. The best thing about snow flakes is that they go with anything you wear.
15) Red Nosed Hairdo
This tutorial is easy to follow and is perfect for any Christmas parade or dance recital. Pair it with reindeer earrings or wear hoofs to take this to the next level.
16) Christmas Magic
Make sure you don’t use glitter glue for this hairstyle. Steer clear of that mess and you should do well. This one is elegant, simple, and magical.
17) Hit the Runway
This wouldn’t be ideal for a family gathering, but if you’re hitting the catwalk, then you may want to consider something similar. Or perhaps, the Christmas Eve ball?
18) Any Tree You Please
This will work with holly, mistletoe, pine, or cedar. Pick your evergreen and stick it in your fishtail bun to get this earthy creation. Wonderful for outdoor events.
19) Martha May
You may recognize this look from How the Grinch Stole Christmas. This is just proof that it doesn’t take a whole hair and makeup team to pull it off.
20) Solid Snowflake
While other snowflake styles take extra work and props, all you need for this one is smooth hair and some thin ribbon. Sometimes, simple lines are much more satisfying than all the glitz and glamour.
21) Even the Littlest Ones
French braids are the pefect thing to impress the younger crowd. Remember when you were younger and you begged for a similar hairstyle? Well, time to make Prancer’s dreams come true.
22) Gumdrops and Sugar Plums
You don’t see Christmas tree styles on dark hair very often, but this girl just proves brunettes can pull it off too. love the silver bow as a flower. Dakr hair looks amazing in silver!
23) Light Up the Town
What kind of lights don’t plug in and are safe in your hair? Fairy lights. You can get them online for next to nothing and they look great on anyone!
24) Do You Want to Build a Snowman?
These sisters look so pretty in their Christmas hairstyles. The most festive of these being the three bun snowmen. You can even dress him in any color that you want.
25) Regal and Festive
This hairstyle is nothing new. In fact, it was in style a few hundred years ago. Thankfully, it is coming back! While the roses make this fabulous, you can use ribbon alone if you want something simpler.
26) Finally a Tutorial
This Christmas tree ribbon style is so in right now. But it’s hard to find a tutorial that you don’t have to watch on YouTube. Well, here it is, a step-by-step picture tutorial.
27) Ready for Anything
No amtter the occasion, any little girl will be able to sport these candy cane pigtails. They look adorable with her favorite Christmas sweater too.
28) Instagram Ready
While the extreme hairstyles are impressive, nothing says Instagram model like making something so simple look so extravagant. This girl knows exactly what she is doing.
29) It’s All Fun and Games
While this isn’t ideal for a formal gathering, but it’s great if you’re having a fun costume party or you just get bored at home. People will be impressed, to say the least.
30) Pom Pom Christmas
Who ever thought of using pom poms as ornaments in the hair was a genius! They work perfectly and come in every color. Plus, they are affordable for anyone.
31) Those Roses!
These roses are gorgeous paired with the holly that are intertwined in this do. This is perfect for a Christmas dance or a special Christmas date.
32) Use Your Resources
This look hardly needs any accessories at all. You can just use your long hair to create the natural tree without all of the adornations that people tend to dress it with.
33) The Simple Girl
Not into all of the glitter and sparkles that go along with Christmas? Go for a simple bow and still spread holiday cheer. This basic look is so versatile and looks good on anyone.
34) Feeling Feisty?
If you are okay with anyone at the party kissing you on the cheek, then this is for you. But beware, all chaste kisses are warranted!
35) The Nutcracker
This is very Clara from The Nutracker. You can see the fairy inspiration here with the sparkles and pearls. This is a look that will steal any show, so wear it wisely.
36) A Christmas Carol
If you’re in a Christmas play or are going caroling, this style is sure to wow absolutely everyone you meet. It’s very 1800s Europe and is so customizable.
37) Cindy Lou
This is very Cindy Lou Who. Isn’t she adorable? Nothing like Christmas cosplay done so well to get you in the holiday spirit in early December.
38) Christmas Star Burst
These colors are heavenly! Pure, rich, and beautiful! The rubber band tree is so ingenius that we all want to try it in some form. Get creative with your star too!
39) Silver Bells
Whether you’re using pine needles or literal silver bells, this look is stunning! Especially if your hair is naturally silver or white. Nothing is as beautiful as silver during December.
40) Where it All Began
This is the classic, perfect ribbon Christmas tree. It is the original look and we can see why people don’t like to change it much. It is perfect just the way it is.