Wedding hairstyles for long hair come in varying designs and styles that range from free-flowing locks to updos and braids. And so even as you take care of everything else on your big day your long mane should also be in mind because you have to look your best. However, the good thing is that most of these styles are very easy to make, and this is more so if you have a natural hair with an excellent texture, volume, and color. In fact, most of these hairdos for your long mane will only take you a couple of minutes to design and if you accessorize with a beautiful piece you will look magnificent. Look through the 50 designs in the gallery below for some inspiration on how to style your long mane on your wedding day.
# 1 Simple Crown and Loose Waves
A crown braid is one of the few styles that you can always be confident it will give you a top notch headdress. It is also very easy to form and to create this one you only need to weave a medium size braid, wrap it around the head at the top and pin it in place with some loose wavy locks flowing below it. And to finish the design you only need to accessorize with a small flower crown above the braid.
Wedding hairdos can be really easy to create, and any woman with basic styling skills can create them effortlessly. This style, for example, only entails gathering all your blonde locks and weaving them into a huge and loose side braid that flows all the way to the back and finish by sweeping it to the front over the shoulders and accessorizing with some small flowers.
# 3 Relaxed Low Bun with French Braid
This fabulous headdress is very soft and also not too structured, and this is what will make any bride fall in love with it. It entails pulling back your long textured and wavy locks and then using a few strands to create a French braid at the back. You should then tuck the wavy locks into a relaxed bun and then wrap the French braid around it and finish with some beautiful flowers.
# 4 Twisted Curly Wedding Hairstyle for Long Hair
To create this elegant hairdo, you will need a little creativity because it is very inventive. This design entails twisting your curly locks and pinning them to form a unique updo that flows all the way to the back and finish with a simple crown accessory to hold the style in place and to spice it up.
# 5 Curly and Loose Bridal Pony
A bridal hairstyle like this one will not only look beautiful on you, but it is also fun and easy to create. This design will only require you to pull back your long curly locks and tie them into a loose ponytail design. You should then finish by spicing it up with a glossy brooch.
# 6 Messy and Effortless Twist with Flowers
You will not require any special skills to create an adorable hairdo like this one because it is quite effortless. It is a simple design that involves pulling back your hand painted hair, twisting and pinning it to create a long messy hairstyle that flows to the back and accentuates its appearance with some colorful flowers.
# 7 Twisted Elegance
This fantastic bridal hairstyle starts with a simple center part at the front and then side sweeping the bangs. You should then pull back the hairs below the bangs and give them a slight lift at the center of the head before combining everything to create a loose and thick twist that you should finish by sweeping over the shoulder. A beautiful flower crown is also vital for accessorizing your chic headdress.
# 8 Chic Bridal Curls
Some wedding hairstyles for long hair like this one will only work well for ladies with a long and naturally curly hair. It is a simple design that you can create by sweeping back, twisting and pinning your curly locks to form a tight and stylish updo. This hairstyle looks wonderful even without any accessories, however, you can always spice it up with an elegant jeweled headpiece.
# 9 Breathtaking Twisted Bun
A bun updo looks amazing, and it is one of the most attractive designs for brides with long hair. However, this one looks extra chic, and this is not only due to the gorgeous blonde color but also due to the creative styling. To create this look, you should brush back your blonde locks and then use them to create a massive twisted bun that you should accessorize with a beautiful headpiece above it.
# 10 Classy and Elegant Twist Waterfall Braid
This hairstyle is perfect for a bride who wants to control the flow of her mane but also wishes to maintain some free-flowing locks. It involves creating a small twist waterfall braid on the side and spicing it up with a gorgeous pearl headpiece to create a classy and elegant headdress.
# 11 Fashionable Bridal Side Sweep
To create this fabulous hairstyle, you should start with a center part at the front and then use it to sweep the locks to the sides. The next step is to bring everything together at the back and then use a small elastic band to form a simple ponytail with some lovely curls flowing from it. You should then finish your hairstyle by accessorizing with a beautiful flower and by sweeping the pony over the shoulder
# 12 Soft and Stylish
The light feel of this hairstyle is one of the things that will impress most brides, but there is still more to the design. To create it you should pull back your textured locks while leaving some hanging over the face. And to finish the design you only need to twist and pin the wavy locks into a low chignon that you should accessorize with a small brooch.
# 13 Glossy and Messy Bridal Hairdo
Dazzling hair like these still requires an inventive styling for them to look magnificent on your wedding day. This design entails leaving some curly side-swept bangs at the front and then pulling everything back where you should tie the strands into a loose ponytail and finish it with a pearl headpiece.
# 14 Simple but Elegant Updo
Wedding hairstyles for long hair do not have to be complicated to look stylish because keeping things simple will still give you a refined appearance. To create a simple design like this one you will only need to sweep back your long locks and then twist them into a cute bun with a beautiful headpiece over it.
# 15 Stylish Summer Bride
If you intend to do your wedding in summer, then you should have a simple hairdo that will be able to withstand the heat and still make you look stylish. This headdress is a perfect example of this, and it involves brushing back your wavy locks and twisting a few of them over the rest to create a half up design that you should spice up with a hairpiece.
# 16 Intricate Weaving
The web-like design in this headdress is fantastic, and it helps to give the long hair a unique updo design. It is also not as complicated as it looks and to create it you will only need to interweave your textured wavy locks inventively while leaving a few free locks at the front and finish by accessorizing with a cute and glossy headpiece.
# 17 Textured and Twisted Thick Mane
Wedding hairstyles for long hair come in different designs and styles and some like this one will require minimal styling, but they still look magnificent. This hairdo is perfect for ladies with a thick mane, and you only need to twist your textured locks and tie them at the back to create it. And to finish the design you should sweep the long hair frontwards over the shoulder.
# 18 Funky Bohemian Bride Ponytail
Bohemian hairdos area fabulous and they will always make a bride look magnificent. To create one like this you should give your strands a simple center part and start by sweeping the front bangs sideways. You should then sweep back the rest of the hair and knit the strands into a braided pony before finishing with an adorable pearl headband.
# 19 Easy Half Up for Loose Curls
Loose curls also make fantastic wedding hairstyles for long hair and this half up design is a perfect example of one such hairdo. To replicate this look you only need to sweep back all your strands and then twist and pin half of the hair at the back to create the half up design and finish by leaving the rest of the loose curls to flow to the back freely.
# 20 Pretty Side French Braid with a Low Loose Bun
French braids are amazing, and they will always spice up any hairstyle and also give it some class. In this particular design, it is on the side and starts from the center part line and flows all the way to the back where you should finish it into a small loose bun. The hair also has an excellent texture and a beautiful brown shade that also add to the beauty of the design.
# 21 High Twisted Bun
The extra height of this bun makes it looks magnificent, but it also has a beautiful twisted and tucked design. To create this hairdo, you should pull all your strands to the center of the head and then twist and tuck them into a bun before finishing by wrapping around a floral headband around it.
# 22 French Braid Rows into a Low Bun
If you are a fan of braids, this style will be perfect for you and it is also quite easy to create. It involves weaving your long thick hair into three massive braids that start at the front and flow all the way to the back where you should join them to form a small braided bun. You will also look more adorable if you spice up the design with some pearls.
# 23 Jeweled Tight Bun
Although this is a traditional bun updo, it looks quite distinct, and this is not only because of the length of the hair but also the styling. To create this headdress, you should brush back your strands smoothly while leaving a few free strands at the front to accentuate the face. You should then twist and tuck the hair into a tight bun and finish by wrapping a jeweled headpiece around it.
# 24 Low Side Pony with a Brooch
Ponytails also work for weddings, and if you style them right then, you can be confident of a top notch headdress. And if you want to look extra chic you should go for a wavy one with some thick and chunky curls and tie it on the side to show off your strapless wedding dress. And for accessorizing you only need a stylish brooch.
# 25 Wavy Upstyle with a Pearl Hairpiece
The intricate weaving in this hairstyle looks complicated but it is very effortless, and any woman with a long wavy hair can create it. It entails sweeping your wavy locks to the center of the head and then weaving them into a beautiful web-like design. And to finish the look you should place a glossy pearl hairpiece on the side. Having a bright highlighted shade is vital for this headdress because it makes the updo look classy.
# 26 Textured Wavy Pony with a Lace
Some long textured wavy locks like this make fabulous wedding hairstyles for long hair, and they are also easy to work with when styling. To create a gorgeous headdress like this one you should sweep back your strands and then tie them into a loose pony at the center of the head. Although it still looks good this way, the handmade pink lace is the highlight of the style as it not only make the hairstyle unique but also gives it some class.
# 27 Chic Wedding Ponytail
A ponytail provides a bride with an effortless way to wear a stylish hairdo without having to do much or using any intricate styling technique. To create this particular one, you will only need to pull back your strands and give them a lift at the center of the head before using a few of your locks to tie the rest into a wavy ponytail. Also, make sure that you leave a few locks at the front and style them with a side sweep.
# 28 Adorable Boho Bridal Low Pony
You can never go wrong with a ponytail design if you have a long wavy or curly mane like this on. To create your gorgeous style you should brush back your textured hair and use a few of your locks to tie them at the back into a Bohemian ponytail.
# 29 Amazing Fishtail Twisted Headband
These ombre strands have a gorgeous shade and with such a perfect color you can be confident of a top notch design even if you do minimal styling. This design weaves the strands into two medium size fishtail braids that you should then twist around the head to create some extra cute headbands. It is also important to leave a few loose locks below the headband as they help to give the design a natural finish.
# 30 Dazzling Victory Rolls
Victory rolls are one of the most fashionable vintage hairdos, and any woman who can create them well can be sure of a top notch design. The ones in this headdress also have an incredible dazzle that makes the strands look very healthy. To create them you only need to use rollers to form some huge curls and style by spreading them throughout the head neatly.
# 31 Twisted Side Chignon
Even if you decide to stick with the traditional wedding hairstyles for long hair, you can still get a unique look with a little inventiveness. This style has a typical chignon design, but it looks distinct because it has a very inventive styling and a beautiful accessory. To create this design you should pull back and twist your strands before tucking them into a side chignon at the back and accessorize with a small headpiece.
# 32 Bridal Braided Band
It is amazing how some simple braids at the back can have an enormous impact on the overall appearance of your hairdo. This style has some long wavy locks that you should style by sweeping back. But, the braids at the back are the highlight of the look and to create them you only need to use a few strands to weave a medium size twist and pin it at the back. You also have to accessorize it with some small flowers to enhance the appearance.
# 33 Chinese Bridal Chignon
Different cultures have distinct wedding hairstyles for long hair, and this one is what you would expect to see with a Chinese bride. To create it you should sweep back your long mane and then twist and pin it at the back to create a tight bun that you should finish by accessorizing with some hair jewelry and a beautiful red flower piece.
# 34 Sassy Smooth Ponytail
Some ladies are lucky to have an extra cute natural locks and so for them styling is effortless. This long and smooth hair is a perfect example of such hair. And if you have soft locks like these you only need to form a center part at the front, sweep back everything and then use a few of the hairs to create a tight and neat ponytail at the back.
# 35 Tight Ombre Balayage Chignon
It is vital to give your locks a beautiful shade if you want them to look stylish and cute when you style them. Balayage provides you with the best option when it comes to coloring your locks and in this style, the locks have a fabulous ombre pattern. And with such a perfect tone you only need to sweep back your wavy blocks and tuck them into a small round chignon at the back.
# 36 Low and Twisted Chignon
Chignons are very versatile, and so you can form them in numerous ways, and this is what makes them one of the most popular wedding hairstyles for long hair. This particular one looks very charming, and it entails twisting your long curly locks at the back and pinning them to form a tight chignon. You also need a center part at the front, a slight lift of the hair on the crown and to accessorize with a gorgeous headband.
# 37 Face Framing Wavy Bangs with Flower Crown
Free flowing locks also form an excellent wedding hairdo, and it is perfect for ladies who prefer to maintain the natural flow of their hair. These dark toned wavy locks already look extra cute, and so you do not have to do much to give them an adorable hairstyle. A simple center part and sweeping the hair into a face frame is enough to create a charming bridal hairstyle, and you should finish by accessorizing with a beautiful flower crown.
# 38 Gorgeous Messy Twists
Here is another effortless Bohemian bride hair design. It is an effortless headdress that any woman with a long blonde mane can create in under five minutes. This design entails sweeping back the strands and twisting them loosely to create a messy up style that you should then accessorize with some flowers throughout the head.
# 39 Fairytail Fishtail with Flowers
This wedding updo is the type that every lady dreams of for her fairytale wedding. It is a very stylish and adorable braided design that works well for women with an extra-long mane. To create it you should sweep back your long hair and then knit it into a huge tight fishtail twist that flows all the way to the back and finish by accessorizing it with some flowers.
# 40 Chunky Twisted and Braided Chignon
A lovely updo like this one will only take you a couple of minutes to create, and you will only use a few pins to hold it in place. To replicate this look, you should start by twisting and brushing back your hair to form a tight chignon at the back and a small braid on the side that wraps around your chignon to enhance its appearance.
# 41 Wavy and Low Ponytail With Headpiece
As simple as this hairdo may appear it still makes a top-notch and extra charming headdress. To create it you need a center part at the front and some side swept bangs. The rest of the strands should have a simple wavy back sweep and finish by tying them to create a ponytail and accentuate it with a cute headpiece.
# 42 Flawless Face Framing Bridal Hair
This stunning hairstyle can also work for other formal occasions apart from a wedding. It is a straightforward design that starts with a side part at the front and sweeping the locks sideways. You should then give the rest of the strands a sweep back and pin them to form a half up style that you should accentuate with a cute brooch.
# 43 Dreamy Fishtail Plait
This headdress demonstrates how perfect wedding hairstyles for long hair should look. The design involves forming a center part at the front and weaving a medium size French braid from the part line and on the side. You should then join the braid with strands from the other side and transition it to a loose fishtail and finish by accessorizing with a cute hairpiece.
# 44 Classy Tucked Top Bun
A romantic hairdo like this one is what every bride dreams of having on her big day. It is a fantastic headdress that entails pulling the hair to the top of the head and tucking it into a neat and tight bun. And to finish the design you should have a beautiful jeweled crown that wraps around the head below the bun.
# 45 Effortless Little Braided Updo
An updo like this one will ensure that you are the center of attraction on your wedding day. It is an effortless design that you can create by weaving a medium size braid that starts at the front, flows on the side and ends in a twisted chignon at the back.
# 46 Low French Twist
If you are unable to choose from one of the traditional wedding hairstyles for long hair, you should go for a stylish French twist like this one. Make sure that you blow dry your long blonde locks before you knit them into this design so that it will look polished and sleek.
# 47 Stunning Curly Bun
Long hair makes styling effortless, and this is why most ladies will grow out their strands before their wedding. If you have long wavy locks like these, you can create a stylish design by sweeping them back and tying the strands at the back to form a loose curly bun and spice it with a floral hairpiece.
# 48 Free Flowing Mane with a Crown
Ladies with beautiful long tresses can also create a gorgeous style by leaving it to flow freely. However, you still need to trim your mane to give it some uniformity and also design it inventively with a center part and a beautiful crown with some dazzling jewels.
# 49 Vintage Boho Design
The chain hairpiece at the back with some cute flowers looks fantastic, and it makes the headdress exquisite. Apart from this the hair also has an inventive Boho style that entails twisting the strands on the sides and finishing it into a small chignon at the back to create a charming vintage wedding hairstyle.
# 50 Straight and Soft Locks with a Gorgeous Filigree Headband
These long locks will not require any complicated styling to look fantastic. All that you need to create this fabulous headdress is to trim the ends of your hair for uniformity and then sweep it back from a center part. And to finish the hairdo you only have to accessorize it with a trendy and gorgeous filigree headband.
Wedding hairstyles for long hair come in different designs and styles and so you can be confident of a refined and awe-inspiring look on your matrimony if you have a long mane. Whether you prefer to go with the traditional bun and chignons or something simple like free-flowing locks with a headband or flower crown, there are still many options available for you. Look through the gallery above for some ideas on the different wedding designs you can create with your long mane.