16 May

Hot or Not: Extra-Large Hair Accessories

Happy Monday, sweet readers!  Did everyone have a good weekend?  I spent Saturday night celebrating my friend’s birthday with a yummy dinner, and enjoyed the opportunity to dress up a little bit, since I wear scrubs 45 hours a week!

I chose to accessorize my outfit with an oversize grey chiffon flower from Anthropologie.  Take a look:

I love wearing headbands and flowers, but I’ve never actually worn one this large before.  At first, I wasn’t totally sure I could pull it off.  But you know… I like it!

I think the trick to getting this look right is keeping it simple with the rest of your accessories.  And a tip for those of you who plan on trying out an oversize headpiece: bobby pin your hair into place first.  If you try to hold your hair back using the flower/bow/etc… itself, it will weigh itself down and fall right off your head!

So, now you know my opinion.  What do you think?

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Are you a fan of extra-large hair accessories?  Do you own one?  Got any good tips for pulling it off?  Tell me what you think in the comments!


{ posted: Monday, May 16, 2011 }


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Comments: {1}

  • judy pak writes:

    Kim, you look so adorable! you can pull anything off! I love large hair accessories but I think I’m getting a little too old to wear them…maybe I’ll rock them for another year and lie about my age. haha.

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