Special Occasion Hairstyles For Long Hair

Don’t get stuck wearing your hair the same for a formal event such as a wedding, or engagement party! Although long hair can often be difficult to style, below are just a few easy examples which will inspire you to create something fun and flirty for your event.

Bouncy curls

Create volume by using velcro rollers in your hair, but remember to place them at different angles to create a natural look. Leave in for 10 minutes and then carefully remove before applying a volumising powder to your roots.

Special Occasion Hairstyles For Long Hair

Goddess crown

Spice up your sock-bun by using hair accessories to really personalise your look. For dark hair, use gold accessories which will pop – and draw attention to your crown. For lighter hair such as blonde – silver, black and gun-metal hair pins look amazing since they create drama and juxtapose against the light hair.

Special Occasion Hairstyles For Long Hair

Single braid

Fancy creating bouncy curls in our first suggestion, but find this hairstyle too plain? Create a braid behind one ear and plait as close to the head as you can. Then simply secure with bobby pins on the opposite side. Tease the hair at the crown, and finish the look with some hairspray to hold it all together.

Special Occasion Hairstyles For Long Hair

High ponytail

Wear your hair in a high ponytail if you want a no-fuss hairstyle which doesn’t require any extra attention. Make this look a little fancy by starting a loose fishtail braid then pinning the hair underneath, and accessorising with a flower.

Special Occasion Hairstyles For Long Hair

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Mother’s Day Gift Idea: Palm Beach Collection

In celebration of Mother’s Day, Palm Beach Collection introduce ‘The Lust List’. A limited edition violet scented all natural soy wax candle, housed within the uniquely illustrated Sally Spratt box.

A first time collaboration for both Palm Beach Collection and Sally Spratt, ‘The Lust List’ captures sweet top notes of violets, with familiar florals such as jasmine and rose, balanced perfectly against warming base notes of musk and cedar wood. The delicate heart-shaped petals of Sally Spratt’s violet floral illustration are the perfect ode to a mother’s love on this special day.

Sally Spratt says of the collaboration:

“It was an honour to be asked to collaborate with Palm Beach Collection. Scent is so evocative and memorable, and by creating keepsake packaging we can leave an even longer lasting impression.”

The Lust List limited edition collaboration between Palm Beach Collection and Sally Spratt is available now (RRP $39.95) from palmbeachcollection.com.au and Palm Beach Collection stockists across Australia.