25 Magnificent Medieval Hairstyles

A wreath tied around the forehead and head is characteristic of a medieval hairstyle. In the medieval times most women had long tresses. There was not much of a trend for short or medium hairstyles. Stylish updo, braids with hair kept back from the face with hair bands was the “in” thing in those days. But some of the styles are worth copying even today and these medieval hairstyles are just such a collection. Long tresses left loose down to the waist are a simple yet attractive hairstyle. When you add a hair band around the head and over the forehead it becomes a beauty.

Hair bands with flowers, leaves or silk ribbons tied around the forehead and head was a great trend in hairstyles of medieval times. If you want a trendy looking hairstyle of that period then this is the collection you should look at. Some of the hairstyles are for long hair going down to the waist. Some have medium layered trims. But the basic theme of a hair band remains a constant. Braids and updos are also a part of the era. So there are some that have fantastic updo and braided hairdos that are worth copying. Wreath-like bands of flowers and leaves together look good too.

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Ponytails And Ribbons

Two ponytails tied with crisscross ribbons is a smart and neat medieval hairstyle that this woman has.

Ponytails And Ribbons

Ponytails And Ribbons

Up And Long

A severe bun at the back and some strands left loose over a shoulder is a great medieval hairstyle worth imitating.

Up And Long

Up And Long

Bun And Tresses

Some long tresses left loose below a well styled bun make a fantastic medieval hairstyle.

Bun And Tresses

Bun And Tresses

Angel Like

Long layered brown hair looks great as a medieval hairstyle with a leafy band around the forehead.

Angel Like

Angel Like

Lace And Splendor

Twin hair bands of lace are a great part of this long layered medieval hairstyle.

Lace And Splendor

Lace And Splendor

Braided Updo

A braided updo is a smart and stylish medieval hairstyle that this young woman has.

Braided Updo

Braided Updo

Updo And Bangs

Bangs and buns on either side of the head is a very unusual and trend setting medieval hairstyle.

Updo And Bangs

Updo And Bangs

Layers And Bands

A dark-haired layered trim is easy to keep under control when you are outdoors with a hair band like this medieval hairstyle.

Layers And Bands

Layers And Bands

French Braid

A stylish French braid is a very nice medieval hairstyle that goes well with modern outfits as well as ethnic wear.

French Braid

French Braid

Bands And Flowers

Hair bands of ribbon and flowers are a motif that is typical of medieval hairstyles that looks superb.

Bands And Flowers

Bands And Flowers

Updo With Braids

As medieval hairstyles go this is a cute one with bun at the back and braids around the forehead.

Updo With Braids

Updo With Braids

Loose Updo

A loosely tied updo makes a great medieval hairstyle that is surely worth copying.

Loose Updo

Loose Updo

Real Flowers

A hair band of real flowers gives this layered medieval hairstyle a very fresh and youthful look.

Real Flowers

Real Flowers

Partial Updos

Partial updos with hair clipped up give these medieval hairstyles a very new wave and trendy look.

Partial Updos

Partial Updos

Floral Wreath

A floral wreath on the crown makes this medieval hairstyle of layered shoulder length trim look smart.

Floral Wreath

Floral Wreath

Banded Hairstyle

A thick band around the forehead and ribbons make this medieval hairstyle look superb.

Banded Hairstyle

Banded Hairstyle

Long And Layered

Long layered tresses can be kept back from the face in a stylish way with a leafy band like this medieval hairstyle.

Long And Layered

Long And Layered

Short Curls And Flowers

A short curly-haired bob with a ring of flowers around it is a superlative medieval hairstyle.

Short Curls And Flowers

Short Curls And Flowers

Garland Of Flowers

A garland of fresh flowers and small green leaves around the head makes a very youthful medieval hairstyle.

Garland Of Flowers

Garland Of Flowers

Banded On Its Own

Long silky tresses held back with a braid and an entwined ribbon makes a superlative medieval hairstyle.

Banded On Its Own

Banded On Its Own

Rope Hair Band

A rope-like twisted hair band of white silk is a fantastic way to have a medieval hairstyle.

Rope Hair Band

Rope Hair Band

Waist Length Glory

For the traditional medieval hairstyle this waist length layered trim is just what you require.

Waist Length Glory

Waist Length Glory

Updo And Pearls

Pearls are a great way to adorn a very stylish updo, giving this medieval hairstyle a rich look.

Updo And Pearls

Updo And Pearls

Floral Hair Band

Long hair left loose and kept away from the face with a floral hair band is a fantastic medieval hairstyle.

Floral Hair Band

Floral Hair Band

Different Braids

Braids of different thicknesses in a bright red color are what make this medieval hairstyle look very trendy.

Different Braids

Different Braids

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