Spring racing season body prep has launched into full gear, and we don't know about you, but our minds are also firmly fixed on hair accessories. Fascinators are very pretty, chic and polished, but what about the ladies who want to look less Kate Middleton and more Alice Dellal? You know, a bit hot mess like? Well, this is when races beauty gets exciting and original. Whether you're thinking about wearing your hair up, down, or half-up-half-down; we've got an edgy hair accessory for you. There's even something in here for the flower child in all of us, because believe it or not, that look is subtly sexy, too. Just ask Alexa Chung. Click through to find your perfect match.
We've been seeing a big spike (sorry, couldn't help it) in the number of metal hair accessories out of late, and we think it is a really simple and affordable way to inject the hardware trend (think studded loafers and metal-tipped collars) into your hair and beauty look. Emma Stone rocked a gold chain headband to one of her many The Amazing Spider-Man press appearances and ever since, we've been keeping a sharp eye out for ways to get the look at home. If you're worried it's a little too edgy for you, don't be. Our top five metal hair accessory picks cater to all looks and styles, so click through to pick the one that's right for you.