The resurgence of these classic hair pieces, with a contemporary twist, means that hair accessories look stylish whatever your age. No longer just purely functional, this new generation of hair accessories are fashionable and beautiful. Hair barrettes, the once unassuming hair accessory, have been elevated into the spotlight.
French Retro Charm; Long Hair Barrettes and Barrette Clips
The hair barrette has a French elegance and retro charm, which makes it a timeless hair accessory. The beauty of barrettes is they’re fun and pretty, but also practical. Not being limited by hair texture, length or style. We have long hair barrettes if you want an elegant low ponytail look. Looking for a boho vibe? Contemporary barrette clips to pin in the hair are the ones for you.
Barrettes are one of the few catwalk looks that are easily created at home. They are are a great way to transform your tresses from simple to stand-out with minimum effort! Our French barrettes stay in place all day so you can just style and go. You could add mousse or hairspray before inserting the clip for a smoother look, or add texturising cream or spray for extra volume.
Our French barrettes are sophisticated and classical. Individually produced in a high quality hand polished resin, giving the barrette a stunning and unique finish. Some of our best selling are the elegant Arched Barrette (in a range of classic colours, the Oval Barrette in pretty florals and the chic 3D Patterned Barrette.
So, if you left your hair barrettes behind in a previous decade, now is definitely the time to try the classic barrette clip accessory again. If you’re looking to buy hair barrettes or any of these fantastic pieces, then you can find our full range online, or pop into our boutique store in The Lanes, Brighton.
Hair Combs: combining classic looks with a modern twist. Add a statement to your favourite hairstyle with a comb for any occasion. Perfect for thick hair or fine hair, French combs can be an everyday essential. Or choose crystal combs for sparkle that will turn heads!
Do you remember the butterfly hair clips favoured by Rachel from Friends in the 1990s? Well, you might be surprised to learn that they’ve made a comeback! We spotted the once humble butterfly clamp on the catwalk earlier this year at London and New York fashion weeks. Now we are seeing lots of our favourite stylish celebs sporting this classic hairpiece with a modern twist.
Headbands are back this year! From being the height of fashion in the 1980s they’re are making a designer revival. Spotted everywhere from the catwalks to the red carpet at A-list weddings and parties. Yet headbands also work for a daily more casual look. They look as good when you’re dressing-down as dressing-up.