Glamorous Wedding Hairstyles for Long Hair

Unlock a world of wedding hairstyles for long hair with our collection of stunning bridal looks.

Make your tresses the talking point of your big day with an ultra-glamorous hairstyle. A lengthy cut is the perfect partner for creating an elegant bridal look. From the romantic to the sultry, find your ultimate wedding style right here.

Explore these drop-dead gorgeous wedding hairstyles for long hair and let the inspiration begin.

Sleek Updo

Exude bridal elegance with this chic updo. Glossy tresses make this look really shine – perfect for wedding day beauty. It’s a match made in heaven for long hair, which can be easily twisted and tucked into the polished style.

Tip: To get that coveted bridal finish, spritz your updo with ghd final shine spray.

Glamorous Waves

Flowing glamour waves make for an effortless wedding look and are easy to sculpt on long hair. Romantic and chic, this timeless style is bound to create that beautiful bridal impact you’re after. Pair with a floral crown and natural makeup for a gorgeous bohemian vibe.

Volume Slick Back

Brides with a taste for contemporary style will adore this sleek wedding look. It’s a hot new take on the down-do, teased and slicked back for a seriously bold hairstyle.

Tip: Inject plenty of volume into the style with the help of ghd total volume foam. Simply apply to damp locks before blow-drying.

Wrapped headband updo

Take on some vintage glamour with this retro-inspired headband updo. Ideal for long locks, the style will add a touch of softness to your look, whatever type of gown you choose. Twist and tuck your tresses into this gorgeous updo style for a wedding day look that demands attention.

Glamour Curls

Radiate classic bridal glamour with a mane of tumbling siren curls. Long hair is perfect for this style, easily curled using the ghd curve® creative curl wand. Finish the look with bold lips and a flowing lace veil for a modern vintage stamp on your wedding day.

Tip: Apply ghd curl hold spray to your tresses before styling for long-lasting Hollywood curls.

Braided Chignon

Play to your long hair and plait your way to bridal prettiness with a braided chignon. The boho take on the formal bun adds a relaxed vibe to any wedding look. Braid, twist and wrap your tresses into this ethereal updo for an elegant style that’ll last until the final dance.

Tip: Fresh flowers adorning your chignon are the perfect finish for this boho-luxe style.

High Ponytail

Tasteful, sleek, sophisticated - a luxe high ponytail paired with soft curls is a modern take on the wedding updo. Fuss-free and long-lasting, this ponytail puts a contemporary twist on the timeless style. Long tresses can be easily pulled up into this sky-high style – it’s guaranteed to cause major wedding hair envy.

Curly Updo

For a look that screams sophistication, opt for a curly updo. It’s a classic style that never goes out of fashion. Lengthy locks can be easily curled and pinned to create the wedding day do. Loosen tendrils at the front to perfectly frame your face and accessorise with a veil for a traditional result.

Low Twisted Ponytail

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Low Twisted Ponytail

A ponytail nestled at the nape of your neck injects instant relaxed appeal to your wedding style. Tucked, waved and adorned with a miniature fishtail wrap, this textured take on the pony exudes boho glam.

Tip: Gently tease your crown with the ghd tail comb for texture that lasts all day.

Side-Swept Dutch Braid

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Side-swept Dutch Braid

Let your long hair flow freely when you tie the knot with this beautiful look. Luscious curls are complemented by a gorgeous Dutch braid, adding another layer of interest to this pretty style.

Tip: Use the ghd curve® classic curl tong to keep those curls locked in from your wedding morning until the after party.

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Curly half updo

Curl your Rapunzel-like locks and sweep them up into this stunning half updo style. A dose of volume at the crown adds extra height, adding even more wow factor to this big day look.  

Tip: Add extra drama to your half updo with a glitzy hair clip.

Tousled Bun

Tousled Bun

Pile those gorgeous long tresses up onto your head. The perfectly undone take on the traditional bun lends itself to a longer hair length. Blending volume and waves, achieve the style by taking your bun super high. Add plenty of texture and a pretty hair vine to finish.

Take style cues from these wedding hairstyles for long hair to create all-out sophistication on your big day. Radiate vintage glamour with a mane of siren curls, reinvent the ponytail with a polished wavy style or go classic with a seriously sophisticated updo.


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