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17 Pretty Summer Hair Accessories that Work with Any Outfit


from claw clips to headbands and pins


Take your pick from our curated selection of the best hair accessories that work with your summer wardrobe.

You know those effortlessly chic up-dos and hairstyles currently floating around Instagram and TikTok? Well, they’re not the result of above-average styling skills or magical hair – instead, it’s the work of cleverly positioned hair clips, bands and pins.



Made popular by the resurgence of nostalgic 90s and 00s hairstyles, these accessories are versatile in their use, with many suitable for multiple hair types and lengths. From butterfly clips to hair beads, banana clips and more, there’s been a noticeable shift towards accessories in a big way.


Whether your penchant for seasonal hair accessories favours flair over subtlety (or vice versa), or you are simply looking for a finishing touch to a special occasion outfit – consider this your edit to pick over and pick from. Read on.


BEST HAIR ACCESSORIES: CLIPS


Crafted from plant-based cellulose, this eco-friendly hairclip is a durable, low-impact, organic option to secure your hair away from your face.


As blue as the Mediterranean, this claw clip is decorated with resin flowers with rhinestone centres.



This larger-sized claw will hold thick, long or voluminous hair in place with one handy clip.


A double-grip claw, I see this being my star of the summer. It’s bright, bold, wonderfully marbled and works just as well for half-up styles as whole-head dos.


A sweet, fairy-like accessory for summer, this oversized butterfly claw clip feels like a joyful addition to your summer hair roster.


Designed with longer teeth, this claw clip digs into the hair to secure both thick and fine strands.


A real statement piece, this fan-shaped hair clip would look beautiful on a bride or as part of your wedding guest get-up.