Hairpin hairstyles are so in trend these days. They may be a simple and tiny hair accessory, but even then they are capable of transforming your entire look. Most trends that have been making the rounds this year involve the use of beautiful hairpins that come in different shapes, sizes, and colors which each person can choose according to what is best suitable for them. But then again, even though there are many options in the market for different types of hairpins, the most coveted and frequently used on will obviously be the classic bobby pin. Here we have listed the most trending hairstyles that involve the use of hairpins. Look no further to find your next hairstyle inspiration.
21 Most Attractive Hairstyles with Hair Pins
Curly Hair with Straight Bobby Pins
This curly hair has been styled so beautifully with a slightly faded undercut on the side. The bobby pins have been placed right on the undercut part to highlight the and manage to not take away any attention from the rest of the hair that has been styled stunningly, especially those auburn orange painted hair. Mostly suited for those who have an undercut or even a side-parted hair as that is the main highlight which accentuates the rest of the features.
It is a look that is sure to look gorgeous on those who have beautiful blonde locks of long hair. A little portion of the hair on the front has been twisted into the shape of braids, and then they have been tucked inside on the front itself using a simple straight bobby pin. The rest of the hair has been let to fall down loosely and straight below the neck. It is a fascinating look that can be easily achieved without much effort and time.
Hair Art with a Bobby Pin
How beautiful does this hairstyle look? The hair color is a brilliant shade of dark hair that transforms into ash blonde and copper brown as it comes towards the bottom. The hair has been parted on the side, and one side of the hair has been designed and painted in a beautiful floral shape. A bobby pin has been used to tuck in this art painted hair so that the artwork is clearly visible.
Short Wavy Hair
A very short bob haircut that has been styled in layers which help to add a significant dimension to the hair. The layers also complement the loosely falling waves all across the shoulder. It is a simple look that can be achieved in less than 5 minutes. Very less styling is required, and if you want to keep the messiness of this look intact without destroying it, you can add some products like hair setting spray or even apply a serum. Simply part a portion of the hair onto the sides, and then the remaining hair on the other side can be tucked in behind the ear to achieve a flawless look.
Crisscross Bobby Pins Hairstyle
A totally cool and chic look that you need to try on like right now. This look for sure will look amazing on those who have short bob hair with a pixie cut. They can style one side of their hair by tugging in their little strands of the hair into the rest of the hair by making use of crisscross bobby pins as seen in the picture. Styling them in a crisscross manner will also help to add texture to the hair.
Simple Bun Hairstyle
A very simple and minimal look that can be styled and achieved in less than 5 minutes. All you need to do is bring together all of your hair and then swipe into one part of or side of the head in a low-lying bun. Add a few shaped hairpins like the star-shaped pins as shown here to get a look that leaves you looking like a real princess.
Glittery Bobby Pins Style
This look is all about the glitter and glam that is seen sported by celebrities. In today’s world, it’s quite expensive to get a makeover that’s not only unique, but also is in par with the current fashion trends. In such a time comes the ever-handy bobby pin to entirely glam up your look at a much better cost. In this look, shimmery bobby pins with enough bling and glam are totally the highlight along with those gorgeous curly strands. A simple way to look stylish in less than no time.
Crisscross Pins on Braids
As stated in another hairstyle, using pins in a crisscross manner really works well to add volume and texture to your hair. In this style, as we can see, the entire hair has been parted to the center and then tied in a low ponytail full of braids. Crisscross bobby pins have been placed on these braids slightly and gently, and the braids stretch till the bottom of the hair. This look is sure to look great on those who have hair of medium texture and thickness.
Exposed Golden Bobby Pin Style
How simple but extremely classy does this hairdo look. It has been made even more stylish with the addition of two golden bobby pins on both sides of the hair. Gone are the days when bobby pins used to hide under our hairs. Today they have become the most valuable accessory in hair styling. Keep it minimal by simply parting your hair to both sides on the middle and gently tuck in your bobby pin visibly just above the ears.
Short Layered Hairstyle
A simple and minimal look that looks very gorgeous. The hair has been maintained as a short bob with the hair falling just a little bit below the ears. The beautiful blond hair has been side-parted, and an entire chunk of the hair on the front has been swept to one side and then loosely tucked near the ear using a few bobby pins. The entire hair has been cut in simple layers, and the waves fall so beautifully beneath the ear. A suitable hairstyle for those who have thick textured hair.
Short Twisted Hairstyle
A short bob hairstyle with a coloring that looks so stunning. The hair has been painted in a balayage which makes a beautiful transition from an auburn brownish color into a pure shade of blonde. The bob is also very short as it has been cropped at the nape itself, but since it has been cut in an angled shape, it falls below the ears on the front. The hair has been parted to one side and then gently twisted and turned before accessorizing with two or three cute and small hairpins.
V-Shaped Bobby Pins on a Short Bun
A slightly messy hairstyle that has been made more stylish by the addition of a few bobby pins placed in a V-shaped manner. The hair has been entirely pulled back and swept over to the side into a small bun, and the bobby pins have been placed on the other side of the hair. Bobby pins look really great on tied up hair as when the hair is let down freely; it is not likely to get much attention. But with style like this, even though it’s quite a simple and basic hairstyle, the attraction remains because of the pins.
Another hairstyle that has been pulled back and tied up into a shaggy little bun and then accessorized with three hairpins that have been placed in a crisscross manner forming the shape of an X. it is a very easily achievable hairstyle and can be styled up into an updo within less than 5-10 minutes. A very suitable yet quite enough fancy-looking hairdo that you can wear to your office, to an event or just for a casual outing. To add more bling and glam to the look, you can accessorize with a glittering or colored hairpin.
Side Parted Buns
A very sleek hair updo which also has an edge of sophistication to it. Bobby pins are indeed a girl’s best friend and a lifesaver as not only does it come very handy in keeping the hair in place, but it is also a great tool for accessorizing when done in the right way. In this style, the thick curly textured hair is middle parted into two sides along the entire length of the hair, and then the hair on each of these sides is tied up into a small bun. Just a little above the bun, three vertically placed and three horizontally place bobby pins crisscross each other forming a beautiful shape and making the entire look much better.
Low Bun Wedding Hairstyle
The perfect example of how brides and bridesmaids can style their hair beautifully to complement their outfit. All of the hair has been messily pulled back and twisted and turned to form a low bun on the back of the hair. The strands of hair are tucked in messily into the bun by placing a few bobby pins in no particular shape but yet manages to look beautiful. A bohemian wedding hairstyle that many people are running after.
Simple Braided Short Hair
How gorgeous does this simple and natural hairstyle look? It doesn’t take any effort at all and is mostly suited for those who have medium thickness wavy hair that lies at shoulder length. All you need to do is tie up your hair a little bit from the front into a pulled back braid that hangs low and loose and then simply style it and keep it in place by adding sets of 3-4 bobby pins.
Long Braided Hair
This beautiful blonde hair with long strands has been tied up neatly and made to look amazing using just a simple twisted braid and a few bobby pins placed vertically one below the other till the bottom of the hair. You can simply stack up these bobby pins along the entire length of the hair when you are in a hurry and want to accessorize but do not want to keep your look extremely simple too. All it requires is a simple messy braid that can be done at the comfort of your home itself.
Edgy Short Hairstyle
It is an excellent way to have fun with your bobby pins even on extremely short hair like this. It truly is the time of bobby pins. They have come to be the most basic yet no.1 accessory when it comes to hair-styling. As seen in this look, the hair has been parted to the sides, and bobby pins have been vertically and clearly placed along the entire length of side-swept hair that goes behind the ears. This look is quite easy to achieve too as all you need to do is tuck your hair behind your ears and then simply stack the bobby pins along the length of your hairline.
Slick Pulled Back Hair
Another gorgeous way of styling your hair with bobby pins. The hair has been tightly pulled back from just one side and then tied into a bun. Along one side of the hair, bobby pins have been neatly stacked up on after another till the hair that falls behind the ears. A truly classic look that you can sport for weddings, events, and parties. This hairdo oozes so much class and sophistication and is sure to help you steal the show no matter where you go.
Bun Tied Hair
How outstanding does this one simple hairstyle look? And will you believe me if I say that this is one of the most basic hairstyles which has simply been modified with a few interesting twists? Simply part your hair into two sides both on the upper section and lower section and then braid the hair on each of these parts separately. Finally, tie both of these braided parts into a low lying bun and simply put in a bobby pin to change the entire look of your hairdo.
Short Bob Haircut
For those who have a short haircut, bobby tools come in as a very handy tool to help them keep the hair off the face without making your face look too thin or flat even. Just pull back all of your hair on the front and then neatly tuck them in using bobby pins across the entire horizontal length of the hair. Adjust them in a crisscross manner that forms an X-shape to give yourself a more edgy look. This look is quite easy to put up into a hairdo and can be styled in less than five minutes.
Above, we saw how you could style hairs of various types and lengths into a much better look simply by using a few bobby pins and placing them in the right place on your hair. For all styling purposes, the key factor lies in the use of accessories. A simple and basic look can be turned into a gorgeous and stunning style simple by the art of accessorizing. While the bobby pins were not precisely a trend, and they were just hairpins that were meant to be hidden, the fashion industry does not thrive on rules. And as a result, it came to the trend of bobby pins which were initially used to keep your hair in place, but are now one of the most important accessories.