13 Hottest Hair Trends You’ll See at Coachella This Year
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Probably the most exciting thing about Coachella is the trend potential. Everyone in a crowd of thousands is dressed to stand out—in a big way. Whether sporting a braided crown, a floral wreath, killer braids or full wattage neon, here are the trends to ensure you’re fully seen at the festival of the year.
Twisted Crown Update
Add flowers into a back-braided twisted crown as a nod at the definitive trend, but with a major update for right now.
Lisa Frank Color
Colorist Patrick Garcia paints hair with the same Technicolor palette as Lisa Frank world, which happens to work perfectly at Coachella.
Butterfly clips are back! Expect your favorite childhood accessory to be sported on the manes of girls (who might be too young to remember their first coming) all weekend.
Shaped Natural Hair
Play with natural hair, creating molded, off the shoulder shapes for a trendy look that will help keep you cool, like this style by powerhouse stylist Naeemah LaFond.
Coachella Crimp It
Crimps are only the best way to enhance (or cheat) texture without worrying about potentially messing up your style—a little sweat just adds to the grunge effect, like this disco glam look by stylist Clayton Hawkins on teen queen Maddie Ziegler.
We’re not here to obsess over every strand, we’re here to have a good time. These casual braids done by stylist Britt Sully are free, easy and the best for dancing
More is More Accessories
Bling out your mane, after all, a girl just can’t have too many barrettes—especially when they’re fully bedazzled like these stunners by Justine Marjan.
Head to the local craftshop and weave a chain into your pony, as seen at Christian Siriano’s NYFW show, with hair by Justine Marjan.
The Ariana Pony
Put your extensions order in now—the higher the hair, the closer to the Coachella performers, like Ariana all the time by stylist Josh Liu.
A less than polished pink is perfect for the desert—embrace the grit and your color will be 50 shades of sunset, as seen on style icon Hailey Bieber by hair artist Florido.
A Centered Braid
Fishtail, French or cornrow, braids have a special place at Coachella—and the future of the trend lies back and center. This locked middle infinity braid is checking all our braid-trend boxes RN.