Simple, fuss-free yet oh-so-chic are just 3 of the words that spring to mind when we think of summer hair. Whether you’re looking to mix up your colour, cut, fringe or parting, or merely on the hunt for a gorgeous up-do for your best friend’s wedding, we’ve only gone and pulled together the top styles gracing the red carpet this month. Get ready for some serious hair inspiration, fellow Graziettes!
Ranging from casual plaits to ponytails to the most glorious shades of pink and blonde we’ve seen in a while, you can literally roll out of bed and whip up these summer hairstyles easily- we promise!
If, like us, you’re a big fan of the bed head style then take note of Alexa Chung’s perfectly tousled style sported at the Royal Academy Summer Exhibition Preview Party. Looking for a more sophisticated take on the shaggy style? We defy you not to fall totally head over heels for Cate Blanchett’s super-chic bob, complete with side fringe.
Alexa Chung's tousled bob is giving us serious hair envy (Getty)
Tired of sporting the same old colour? There’s no better time than the summer to mix things up with your hue. This month, we plan to make like Jessica Stam with her stunning platinum blonde shade- seriously chic and perfect for English Rose complexions. And speaking of Brit beauties, we highly suggest you check out Portia Freeman’s uber-cool pastel pink tresses, guaranteed to bring a playful-like glamour to your summer style.
So whether you have long hair, a bob or a pixie cut, there is an easy (and totally gorgeous) summer hairstyle for you. From Lucy Liu’s sleek side-sweep to America Ferrera’s stunning up-do to Sarah Gadon’s halo braid, let us present the top celebrity picks for your summer hair inspiration…