You never know what Lady Gaga is going to step out wearing. She could be wearing a Christmas tree on her head or she could be wearing something so chic and luxurious. For a recent appearance in London, Gaga went for a vintage-inspired outfit. She wore a printed orange and white shirt with matching skirt and cat eye sunglasses. She completed the look with a retro updo with curly bangs, red lipstick and, erm, a teacup.
You can’t go wrong with a retro hairstyle. They are sophisticated and make you feel like a pin-up girl. You don’t need to accessorize yours with red lipstick but it does add to the look. So does a pair of high-waisted jeans. However, you can leave the teacup accessory to Lady Gaga.
Here are 9 retro hairstyles that will make you feel line a pin-up girl:
When it doubt, put on a thick headband and it will instantly make your hairstyle 25% more retro. Curled under bumper bangs also help.
If you are attending a wedding or any sort of formal event, this ponytail is perfect. The statement hair accessory isn’t mandatory but it does dress the look up a bit more.
If you are so over twisting your hair into a top knot, try this easy side ponytail. It gets your hair off your hair and it is prettier than your regular gym ponytail.
Even if you have a lob, you can still create this hairstyle. Simply twist around a few sections of your hair, pin them in place and tie a scarf around it.
This is a new take on the classic victory rolls but it still has a retro vibe. The crisscross sections at the front are a unique idea.
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A lot of retro hairstyle tutorials make you curl your bangs under but this one has you sweep them to the side for a slightly different look. Pop on a pretty headband and you’re good to go.
If you don’t have time to curl and tease your hair in the morning, you can still get a vintage look with this simple victory rolls hairstyle. If you have half-and-half hair or a rainbow dye job, this hairstyle will really show it off.
It’ll take some pinning to get your long hair in place but the end result it worth it. Just make sure to coat your hair with a strong hold hairspray.
This isn’t a full updo but it is so pretty that it deserves a spot on the list. No one will notice that your hair is greasy and unwashed, if it is styled like this.