50 Glorious Hairstyle Ideas

Hairstyle ideas for the new season are rife, so we've compiled your very own ultimate little black book of spring hairstyles. Take a look, and prepared to be seriously inspired...

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Hairstyle ideas for the new season are rife, so we've compiled your very own ultimate little black book of spring hairstyles. Take a look, and prepared to be seriously inspired...

Hairstyle ideas: we've all got our favourites - our go-tos, our must-wears, our old faithfuls. But, like fashion, popular hairstyles should change with the seasons and there are some pretty impressive new looks making waves in the A-list world right now (no pun intended).

Cuts for the new season are getting shorter (but not scarier, we promise), with a whole section of the A-list favouring the elfin pixie crop. The medium cut is another style firmly securing itself as one this season's must-have looks. Long hair lovers, watch out, this might be your season to switch up your look...

Rosie Huntington-Whiteley

Rosie Huntington-Whiteley

Rosie Huntington-Whiteley curly hair
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So, if you're fresh out of hairstyle ideas this month, consult our round up of the favoured celebrity cuts, styles and colours. You never know, you might just discover your new hair go-to...

Ahna O'Reilly

Ahna O'Reilly

Ahna O'Reilly hair
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Ahna O'Reilly's halo braid hairstyle is gorgeous. Work some loose waves into fine strands to give it that ethereal finish.

Amanda Seyfried

Amanda Seyfried

Amanda Seyfried long curled hair
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Blowdry out your long locks with a round brush to achieve Amanda Seyfried's glossy hairstyle. She keeps the tips curled inwards to create the illusion of volume.

Holland Roden

Holland Roden

Holland Roden hair up
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Holland Roden's long auburn mane are shown off to great effect with this bold ponytail. By running thick sections of hair through curlers she's created great weight at the ends. Brush it out to create a textured effect and tie into a low ponytail.

Elizatbeth Olsen

Elizatbeth Olsen

Elizatbeth Olsen hair
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Ignoring her sisters' lead with hip-length gothic locks, Elizabeth Olsen keeps her long hairstyle to a just-passed medium length so to create body at shoulder height. Wear yours with soft, short strands at the front to frame the face.

Rachel Bilson

Rachel Bilson

Rachel Bilson long hair
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Recreate Rachel Bilson's heavenly half up, half down hairstyle but centre parting the lengths and scooping the top section from the temple toe a sweet plait at the back.

Emma Stone

Emma Stone

Emma Stone blonde hair
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Colour chameleon Emma Stone is some of the most sought-after locks in Hollywood but we've become particularly fond of her medium hairstyle - only the cut for spring 2014 - wear toussled ringlets in yours to create that mussed up style.

Sarah Jessica Parker

Sarah Jessica Parker

Sarah Jessica Parker dip dye
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A low ponytail is a perfect look for SJP. For long faces, try a one-sided style to create weight over one shoulder. This style features relaxed curls that fall into loose waves as her hair fades from brown in blonde.

Cheryl Cole

Cheryl Cole

Cheryl Cole blonde hair
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Hello blonde Cheryl Cole. This new look suits the star's poker straight locks no end. She keeps it luminous with a great long cut layering longest underneath and graduating to the front of her face.

Elle Fanning

Elle Fanning

Elle Fanning hair
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Elle Fanning's sweet style is definitely one to channel at the turn of spring. She recplicates a catwalk-famed style with a sweet side clip at the eyebrow arch.

Amanda Seyfried

Amanda Seyfried

Amanda Seyfried curled hair
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Amanda Seyfried is blessed with some glorious, natural locks. Normally, she keeps her hair healthy with straight, low maintenance looks but occasionally she ups the glamour factor with lustrous curls. Wear yours on one side to create a thicker body of hair.

Barbara Palvin

Barbara Palvin

Barbara Palvin long hair
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Barbara Palvin makes her hairstyle look easy. Effortlessly cool in every way, this relaxed curl hairstyle takes a parting from far on one side to give it a playful energy.

Naomie Harris

Naomie Harris

Naomie Harris hair
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A half up, half down 'do is a faithful hairstyle go-to. Naomie Harris adds complements her tribal ensemble with twisted braids from the side of the face to highlight her high cheekbones.

Cara Delevingne

Cara Delevingne

Cara Delevingne hair
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Get Cara Delevingne's catwalks-ready side-plaited hairstyle with ease. Create big barrel curls in large sections of the hair, part far on one side and braid it backwards into small plaits to help it sit firmly over one shoulder.

Zoe Saldana

Zoe Saldana

Zoe Saldana halo braid
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For a glamorous high summer look, halo braids are a popular choice. To maintain a mod-look, stick to a centre parting at the front but scrape back behind the braid.

Clemence Peosy

Clemence Peosy

Celemence Peosy plaited hair
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We can't get enough of Clemence Poesy's chic French style. For a relaxed day daytime hairstyle idea, wear a thick, low plait teasing at the lengths to give it a fishtail feel. This style suits a medium cut best - long is just too obvious.

Kate Middleton

Kate Middleton

Kate Middleton curly hair
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Kate Middleton is the queen of glossy hairstyles. A unique hairstyle idea adopted by the Duchess, is right curls at the bottom and a relaxed, brushed out style at the roots.

Brit Marling

Brit Marling

Brit Marling hair
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2014 screen star Brit Marling is creeping up our hair lust list. She gave us the idea wear this veyr glossy hairstyle. Thanks Brit.

Doutzen Kroes

Doutzen Kroes

Doutzen Kroes half up half down do
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For ombre hairstyles with blonde hair, wear a half up to accentuate the colour change. Doutzen Kroes highlights her blonde fade with this glamorous hairstyle idea.

Rita Ora

Rita Ora

Rita Ora hair slicked back
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Rita Ora is becoming a master of the slicked back red carpet hairstyle, once a catwalk favourites. Instead of sweeping from the front the long lengths, she's kept her parting and swept the hair back at the sides to put her spin on the look.

Jesssica Biel

Jesssica Biel

Jesssica Biel hair
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Though Jessica Biel's red carpet hairstyle is curly, she gives her one shoulder hairstyle some shape by pinning her fringe in a round fashion beside her cheek, and some subtle curls in random strands of the hair.

Olivia Palermo

Olivia Palermo

Olivia Palermo hair up
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Olivia Palermo doesn't wear her hair up often, but when she does you know it's going to be elegant. She maintains a centre part and brushes the hair neatly back into a large mid-height bun.

Scarlett Johansson

Scarlett Johansson

Scarlett Johansson messy updo
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Scarlett Johansson shows off a sweeping up-do with high volume. Use firm-hold hairspray to backcomb the lengths before pinning them at the back and tease at strands to give it a messy look on top.

Foxes

Foxes

Foxes hair
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Girl of the moment, Foxes, has some of the best new hairstyles on the scene. She wears a heavy fringe and messy curls. For a laidback look, she whips her toussled locks into a retro high ponytail.

Olivia Palermo

Olivia Palermo

Olivia Palermo hair
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Still lusting after half-up, hanf-down 'dos? You'll love this Olivia Palermo hairstyle idea. Grab the sections from just above ear height and sweep them backwards, holding them low and gathering them at the back.

Rihanna

Rihanna

Rihanna retro hairstyle
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Rihanna's worn her hair every which way over the years. This retro hairstyle is classicly beautiful - she creates high-shine victory rolls at the front and a crimped ponytail to match.

Jessica Alba

Jessica Alba

Jessica Alba medium hairstyle
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We've long been in awe of Jessica Alba's ever-evolving ombre hairstyle. The subtle hair colour change is worn best with a medium cut for 2014.

Carey Mulligan

Carey Mulligan

Carey Mulligan short hair
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Hair hero Carey Mulligan adopted this cute pixie crop back in 2011 but it's still a style that we're championing for spring 2014. Wear it bold and bright in Carey's platinum hue and sweep it effortlessly to one side for a feminine touch.

Keira Knightley

Keira Knightley

Keira Knightley hair up
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As shown on the SS14 catwalks, the floral crown is back. Keira Knightley makes this style work with a short hairstyle by intertwining strands of the hair through the halo.

Nicole Kidman

Nicole Kidman

Nicole Kidman hair bow
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Sweeten up a spring hairstyle with a 1950s ribbon hairstyle. This look is flirty and fun but also oh so easy to replicate.

Elle Fanning

Elle Fanning

Elle Fanning halo braid
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We think we've found the idea festival hairstyle idea. Copy Elle Fanning's squeeky clean style by plaiting tiny braids from the front of the face to the back and layer lightly over the lengths. To finish the look, create feminine flicks at the tips.

Jennifer Lawrence

Jennifer Lawrence

Jennifer Lawrence pixie crop
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We didn't need much convincing that J Law's pixie crop was a very good move. Jen plays with tomboy and feminine styles with her new haircut, but we like this textured look best, embracing her natural mousey brown roots with accents of bright blonde.

Heidi Klum

Heidi Klum

Heidi Klum plait
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If updos are your sepeciality, you'll know that a little plait goes a long way. Heidi Klum's ponytail braid is pulled at the band to create a loose, voluminous style, while she leaves the tips tight to create great shape.

Cate Blanchett

Cate Blanchett

Cate Blanchett red carpet
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Red carpet beauty doesn't come more classic than this Cate Blanchett hairstyle. If you're searching for the perfect bridal or occasion hairstyle, emulate Cate's elegant hair look with tight ringlets in the front, starting from cheekbone height.

Anna Friel

Anna Friel

Anna Friel hair up
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Anna Friel perfects the messy updo with ease. For a low maintenance up hairstyle that suits long or short cuts alike, tie your hair back loosely into a medium bun and use matte hair wax to tease strands from the top and sides.

Kate Bosworth

Kate Bosworth

Kate Bosworth plait
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Kate Bosworth's up hairstyle is one idea we might not have ever conjured up ourselves (and it may well need more than two hands). But, if you can french plait, you're halfway there...

Jessica Chastain

Jessica Chastain

Jessica Chastain hair
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Jessica Chastain turns a red carpet hairstyle on its head by creating great weight around her eyes and cheek level with some sizeable curls.

Rita Ora

Rita Ora

Rita Ora hair
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For a screen siren hairstyle, it's wise to always look to Rita Ora. She creates a curly hairstyle with an air of Jessica Rabbit with large low curls that turn away from her face and cascade down her back and shoulders.

Lea Michele

Lea Michele

Lea Michele hair
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Lea Michele's wet look hairstyle perfectly suits a brunette 'do. Keep the ends glossy while the crown is well-fixed with plenty of firm-hold products.

Suki Waterhouse

Suki Waterhouse

Suki Waterhouse fringe
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We would only hope that Bradley Cooper's girlfriend would be this amazing. Obsessed with her hair is an understatement. Suki Waterhouse secures sweeping fringes with curly lengths a place in our most coveted 2014 hairstyles.

Rihanna

Rihanna

Rihanna curly hair
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Sometime we rather miss Rihanna's long hair, but we know it will be back soon with the amount that she yo-yos. If you wear your hair at this length, divide the lengths into fine strands and create tight ringlets, but crucially, only from the chin down.

Katy Perry

Katy Perry

Katy Perry retro hair
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Katy Perry is a keen advocate of retro hairstyling. Wearing her hair behind her shoulder on one side, she creates a high-gloss look with a wide-set wave.

Joan Smalls

Joan Smalls

Joan Smalls dip dye
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Joan Smalls keeps her ombre brunette 'do relaxed for this casual day look by running some thin curls through the ends with a large curl at the front to hug her face.