Whether you are celebrating Christmas or New Year, you will need to go through different hairstyles to create a perfect holiday look to amaze everyone. Celebrity hairstyles and looks are always a good idea to browse through, because they will refresh your mind and inspire new ideas. To help you have a stunning look for this Christmas, we offer this list of 80 beautiful celebrity inspired holiday hairstyles.
1. Classic Braided Bun by Olivia Palermo
High buns have always been a wonderful solution for special evenings and even red carpet events. And adding a braid to a classy bun you are definitely going to shine like a star. So does Olivia Palermo with her braided high bun and super sleek hair.
2. Short Curls Accessorized with Flowers
A perfect holiday look can be created with the help of loose waves adorned with flower hair accessories. The style looks like a ‘70s inspired hairdo, but is so actual and modern with gold and blonde color shades on Eva Herzigova’s hair.
3. Center-Parted Straight Hairdo
Here is another simple and at the same time special holiday hairstyle to go for this Christmas. Rosie Huntington-Whiteley’s long and sleek hair shines in the beautiful blonde shade. The hair is swept to the back. The stylist chose to make a center-parted hairdo styled with long Gucci earrings to accentuate the soft facial features of the model.
4. Simple Hair Knot with Blunt Bangs
Top knot with straight blunt bangs looks fabulous and can be definitely picked as a great holiday hairstyle. Getting inspired by this look of Erin O’Connor, you can also go for shiny black hair with dark burgundy lipstick to complete your holiday look.
5. Erin Richard’s Mid-Length Bob
Looking for a short and stylish holiday hairstyle? Here is a great solution for you inspired by Erin Richard. Chin-length wavy bob can ensure an amazing and special look with very few efforts. First you need to pick a nice color to fit your skin, and then style subtle waves. The hairdo is swept to one side and the cheek-length bangs are added to fill the face.
6. Braided Updo
Ella Purnell shows off her flawless braided holiday hairstyle on her natural looking black hair.The traditional braid is done from top to back making a sweet looking hair band. The loose side fringe creates a casual and etheric look, which is accessorized with a dark lipstick.
7. Short Blonde Hairdo
In this celebrity holiday hairstyle inspired by Synthia Nixon, the blonde hair color already stands out as a special feature.So picking a fabulously enticing color already does half of the work for your holiday hairdo. The American actress chooses a simple side-swept hairdo with thicker bangs to create volume at the top part.
8. Paris Hilton’s Glorious Bun
A lot of celebrities choose to go for Greek styled holiday hairstyle for Christmas. Paris Hilton is no exception. In the look presented below, she shows off her blonde hair styled in a loose low bun and accessorized with a Greek goddess inspired hair band. She also wears similar earrings making a perfect glorious look.
9. High Curly Updo
Those having curly hair will like this holiday hairstyle, as it features fabulous curly hair dyed in darker chocolate tones. The stylist made a very high curly bun to ensure an attractive look for Gugu Mbatha-Raw’s 2016 BAFTA Britannia Awards appearance.
10. Long Glamorous Curls
Big curls are the way to go for Christmas if you are a fan of loose and wavy holiday hairstyles. The nicest brown to caramel ombre makes the curls shine brightly ensuring the special mood and look for the upcoming holiday. Laura Marano opts for a center-parted hairdo featuring the above-mentioned big glamorous curls.
11. Super Neat Bob by Kelly Rowland
It is not necessary to spend a lot of time and efforts to have a super special holiday look. Sometimes you just need to pick something simple, which fits your face shape and overall style. Kelly Rowland decided to go for a super neat short bob for her 3th Annual Beautycon Festival look.
12. Romantic Holiday Hairstyle by Louise Roe
Look at that chignon, which helped Louise Roe create such a romantic holiday look! She accessorized her hair with red roses, which fit her overall look perfect. You can copy this holiday hairstyle if you have special feelings towards flamenco inspired looks.
13. Messy Ponytail with Defined Bangs
Ponytail is always in fashion, no matter the season and the current trends. So you will never look old-fashioned if you make a high ponytail. To recreate Halle Berry’s trendy holiday hairstyle,you will need to cut defined bangs and pick a good hair color for the holiday season. The messy look of the ponytail adds more sexiness to your overall style.
14. Side-Swept Long Waves
We love the glossy caramel color of Isla Fisher’s long waves. This celebrity inspired holiday hairstyle is recommended for any type of special events, including Christmas. The neat waves are swept to one side making a balanced look with festive makeup and glamorous dress. If you want to take a different hair color for this kind of holiday hairstyles, make sure you go for shiny ones to add special volume to your hair.
15. Natalie Portman’s Tight Chignon
Like any other classic updo, this tight chignon helped to create a beautiful and elegant holiday look. Natalie Portman accessorized the hairdo with long earrings, which feature beautiful green stones. Simple eye makeup and nude lips make a complete look with this classy low bun.
16. Short and Sleek Grey Hairdo
Evan Rachel looks stunning in her classy short hair, which is swept to the side and dyed in a super trendy grey color. The silver color fits her skin tone nicely. She definitely shined at the “Westworld” premiere with the balanced look of the grey hair, black elegant dress and minimal makeup. The silver hair is a nice dye color after blonde, so do not hesitate to update your holiday look.
17. Side-Swept Wet Look by Priyanka Chopra
Indian beauty is best expressed with this side-swept wet hairdo.With the help of the dark glossy lipstick, the star creates an amazingly sexy and edgy look, which you can copy for the upcoming holidays. Please note, that wet hairstyles always fit any type of hair colors, including both dark and light tones, ombre and balayage styles.
18. Half-Up Half-Down Hairdo
Here is a good holiday hairstyle idea for those who think out of box and never go for traditional hairstyles. This half-up half-down hairdo by Jessica Alba is such a sweet option that you definitely need to try it as a holiday look. The top parts of the hair are knotted in a high bun and the ends are curled in loose waves. The star accessorized her hairstyle with large hoop rings, making a good casual look.
19. Short Baby Bangs
Constance Zimmer’s short cut can become your next holiday hairstyle for Christmas, if you are a fan of short haircuts and baby bangs. We recommend trying this look, especially if you have natural dark hair, like brown or black. The defined hair ends and the straight bangs make a unique combination and add special flavor to the always-trendy short bob.
20. Retro Holiday Hairstyle by Annalynne McCord
Get ready to wow with this super glam holiday hairstyle inspired by Annalynne McCord. What a beautiful high bun with retro touches! The bun is interesting with the loose effects and the shiny blonde strands that make it look even more attractive as a holiday hairstyle.
21. Black to Caramel Ombre
Ombre is all over the fashion industry and will be a great idea for holiday hairstyles as well. So it is a great choice for you to copy this black to caramel ombre style for your straight center-parted hairstyle. Vivica A. Fox added long and glamorous earrings to accentuate the glossy look of her ombre hair. Her natural rose and beige colored makeup is another addition that completes her 2016 Foundation for Letter Gala look.
22. Thick Front Braid by Issa Rae
This layered braided updo is a wonderful solution for those having natural thick Afro-American hair.We all know braids are classy hair techniques and are going nowhere this winter. So picking up a braided updo will help you stand out from the crowd and never loose the elegant holiday look.
23. Messy Beehive Updo
Look at this Armenian beauty! So elegant and so attractive! Want to recreate the holiday hairstyle of Angela Sarafyan, which she wore at the Glamour Women of the Year 2016 event? If yes, you need to start with the beehive-like messy updo and then add a side-swept thick bang.
24. Elegant Holiday Bun
If looking elegant is your number one goal for Christmas Eve, this classy bun is a fabulous holiday hairstyle idea for you. There is nothing more to talk about it; just pick a high bun and go with it for an elegant and feminine look for Christmas. Do not forget about stylish earrings to have a perfect look.
25. Sara Sampaio’s Short Hairdo
We have seen many celebrities wearing this type of short hairdos with baby bangs and curly ends. Sara Sampaio is one of them looking so gorgeous and stunning. You are definitely going to fall in love with this holiday hairstyle once you try it on your black hair. So opt for this sweet hairstyle for Christmas Eve.
26. Short Layered Hairdo
There are thousands of other women having layered short cuts, but the layered razor cut has become the signature look of Lisa Rinna. This look is perfect for short-layered hairdos, which are accessorized with bangs and a voluminous top. By recreating Lisa Rinna’s signature look this Christmas, you will definitely make heads turn with the elegant and amazing result.
27. Straight Cut with Bangs
This long straight cut is going to be your next holiday hairstyle idea for this Christmas. The color is chosen perfectly as it looks delicious for a festive hairdo. The front straight bangs are adding a lot more special flavor to this simple and at the same time gorgeous look by Jane Seymour.
28. Side-Parted Chignon by Kacey Musgraves
Kacey Musgraves wears an amazingly elegant downdo, which is made with the help of a side-parted chignon. The sleek hair is swept to the side without any volume. This chignon can ensure a super feminine look for Christmas even if you try it on lighter than black-toned hair.
29. Messy Blonde Waves by Kristen Stewart
It is not news that tousled waves have become Kristen Stewart’s signature look. You can also create such a sexy holiday hairstyle with the help of messy waves swept to your side. The blonde color fits perfectly the overall look, but we do recommend trying this type of waves for darker tones, too. We are sure they will look equally stunning.
30. Fascinating Long Curls
No matter how creative and crazy the trendy celebrity inspired holiday hairstyles can be, there is always a room for simple and classy choices. Such an example is the festive look presented below with long romantic curls by Kelli Berglund. This is a hairdo fitting all occasions, including the upcoming Christmas.
31. Extra Long Hair
The looks of Christina Milian always serve as a great source of inspiration for those who prefer extra long straight hairstyles. Here is a fancy half-up half-down holiday hairstyle, which she wore to shine at Latina’s 20th anniversary celebration. We do recommend recreating this hairstyle for the upcoming holidays, especially if you are a fan of long and sleek hair.
32. Curly Hair Styled in a Loose Updo
It is not news that natural looking curls have become the signature hairstyle for Kimberly Schlapman. She loves the etheric effect loose curls can easily create. Her stylist went for a loose curly updo to make a perfect look for the CMA Awards. Is this not an amazing look for the upcoming holidays?
33. Anna Wintour’s Iconic Bob
There is nothing special about this hairdo, yet it is sexy and glamorous to wear at any occasion you want. Anna Wintour has been wearing it for years without getting bored and not even making others get bored with it, either. So there is a huge chance you will look stunning copying her short bob with straight bangs.
34. Messy Blunt Cut
Here we present a super sexy messy cut inspired by Katherine Watson. If you have decided to go short this Christmas, this holiday hairstyle is perfect for you. The chopped bangs also do a great job in making this haircut a lovely and an attractive one.
35. Half-Braided Curls
This hairdo by Camila Alves is a special one among other long holiday hairstyles, because it features both loose curls and a neat side braid. Tiny twists are braided nicely and very close to the skin. Besides serving as a super special hairdo for Christmas, it is also very cute to wear on a daily basis.
36. Short Wavy Cut
Large waves proved to be one of the best holiday hairstyle for Christmas Eve or New Year. So Lily Collins wears the style perfectly without any bangs and sweeping the hair to the sides.
37. Just a Ponytail
A simple ponytail can ensure you a great holiday look, if it is done neatly and professionally. Carly Chaikin presents a super clean look. It features a simple high ponytail and sweet caramel hair. The ponytail is swept to the side to make a pretty holiday look.
38. Cornrow Updo
Another magical celebrity inspired holiday hairstyle can be created with tiny cornrow braids, which are braided very close to the skin.Zoe Kravitz chose an ice blonde color for her look for the “Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them” movie premiere. You can definitely copy this hairdo as a nice Christmas look. And you do not need to bother yourself doing your hair on the second and third days of the holidays.
39. Loose and Voluminous Bun
Here is a great option for the fans of classy updos for the holidays. It has enough volume to add dimension to your hair, plus it features tiny side bangs on both sides. The poufy updo of J.K. Rowling is really an attractive one to copy for the upcoming Christmas holidays.
40. Shiny Waves with Caramel Highlights
Wavy hairdos proved to be always trendy during the previous several years. Everyone is still amazed how they managed to attract so many women and make a perfect background for special looks. In the look presented below, Gigi Hadid presents a fabulous wavy haircut, which is center parted. The delicious caramel highlights make the hair even more enticing.
41. Short and Tiny Curls
Christmas holidays are a great time to sport new and fresh hairdos.Super curly and tiny hair can serve as a flexible background to get cool looking holiday hairstyles. These short curls need nothing more to make a perfect look for girls and women of different tastes.
42. Long Side Bangs
Kaitlyn Bristowe shined at CMA Awards this year wearing a loose and messy updo with wavy side bangs. Her chic look is ensured by the correctly chosen length of the bangs and the sweet hair color. The stylist styled a messy top part to add dimension and volume to the hairdo.
43. High Braided Knot
Hair knots are one of the trendiest holiday hairstyle you may go for. And they look special when braids are combined with them. Yara Shahidi wore a very high braided knot at the Glamour Women of the Year 2016 event. We like the hairdo, because it is both feminine and special.
44. Neat and Short Hair by Kristen Stewart
Once we all were fans of wet looks. And we loved them not only on long wavy hair, but also on short hairstyles. In the look presented below, Kristen Stewart wears a sexy hairdo with her blonde straight hair swept to her side.
45. Wavy Cut
There are thousands of holiday hairstyles,where long waves are the core and need some small elements to make a great look. In this look of Camilla Belle, we see sweet caramel highlights on dark brown base hair.
46. Very Loose Ponytail
Here is an adorably sweet ponytail, which accentuates the real beauty of long and straight hair.Teresa Palmer chose to wear this loose low ponytail at the “Hacksaw Ridge” screening.It is a relaxed holiday hairstyle and looks amazing for any type of special occasions.
47. Loose Side Braid
Drew Barrymore went for a luxurious look featuring a loose side braid. Her blonde hair is swept to the side. The top is voluminous to add dimension and balance to the look. She really looks gorgeous and special, so we all can applaud her stylist for creating such an authentic and enticing look.
48. Layered Cut
Amber Le Bon presents a beautiful haircut with layers. She went for long and sleek hair dyed in trendy silver and strawberry blonde shades. The star chose to dye the hair roots in a darker color to accentuate the sweet blonde color even more. No matter how simple this holiday hairstyle may seem, it can ensure a shining look at any special occasion.
49. Pixie Cut by Keke Palmer
This glamorous short cut is the way to go for the upcoming holidays. Everyone will fall in love with the sweet look this trendy pixie creates for short and black hair. Keke Palmer wore the hairdo proudly at Glamour Women of the Year 2016 event inspiring us to get fresh short cuts for the holiday season.
50. Elegant Updo
Here we present a feminine look created with the help of a neat and classic bun.This style works perfectly for all types of hair, different colors and hair techniques. Your stylist just needs to make an elegant and neat bun, which is not very high. Katy Perry looked attractive wearing such a simple bun at the Capital Records 75th Anniversary gala.
51. Hair Knot with Curly Bangs
This is not a traditional look to wear at Christmas, but it is still beautiful and interesting. Never thought of recreating this sweet holiday hairstyle of Skai Jackson? Maybe this Christmas is a great time for it.
52. Long Black Hair
Here are very attractive black wavy holiday hairstyles that will make heads turn, for sure.Everyone will agree it is beautiful, it is trendy and it is classy in all dimensions. So if you are ready to go for such an amazing wavy hairstyle, start picking your Christmas hair color and do not hesitate to go for this type of long hairdo.
53. Cornrow Updo
The fashion industry is going crazy about braids, as they continue to lead the top trendy holiday hairstyles, too. This cornrow braided updo by Tracee Ellis Ross is no exception. She wears tight braids, elegantly combining them with long and luxurious earrings.
54. Demi Lovato’s Messy Updo
It seems messy is another word for sexy, but there is a big but. It needs to be created professionally with interesting touches and elements. Demi Lovato’s stylist did a professional job creating this attractive style for the Glamour Women of the Year 2016 event.
55. Long Blonde Hair
Christina Aguilera presents a cute look for blonde hair fans. This holiday hairstyle is nothing more than super long blonde hair done professionally and carefully. The hairdo is center-parted, ensuring the balance of the look. The sleek effect makes the hair shine and look fresh for any type of special event.
56. Side-Swept Messy Cut
Believe it or not, short cuts are becoming even trendier for the upcoming winter holidays. We recommend trying this messy cut swept to the side this Christmas. The brown to blonde ombre is another nice element to make the short messy cut look perfect.
57. Traditional Hippie Braid
Here is an extraordinary holiday hairstyle inspired by Demi Moore. She went for a hippie style at the opening of “Hedwig and the Angry Inch”. She chose flowers to accessorize her look. You can add more special Christmas accessories to meet the trends of the holiday season.
58. Straight Bob
We love the super sleek hairdo of Kelly Rowland. Its simplicity makes it look beautiful for any occasion and Christmas is no exception. If you have decided to go for a straight hairdo, consider this short cut as an elegant and unique solution.
59. High Braided Bun
What an elegant and glamorous look! Braided bun plus a dark lipstick is all you need for such a classy look at Christmas. Danielle Bradbery looked amazing at the BMI Country Awards. Her high braided bun was a sweet attribute to her overall classy look.
60. Sleek and Straight Hair
Kira Kosarin wears a beautiful cut featuring her sleek and straight black hair. The center-parted hairdo is there to make an elegant look and you do not need to think of anything else. Just get your hair done like this, and look for equally elegant drop earrings to have a complete Christmas look.
61. Wavy Blonde Hair
Going blonde is another option for a beautiful Christmas hairdo. Choose a tone of blonde that fits you best, and just make slight waves to look trendy. This center-parted holiday hairstyle by Martha Hunt is a great choice to take to your stylist.
62. Elegant Low Updo
Pulling her hair back, Iman’s stylist reached the highest level of elegance, making everyone wow at this beautiful look. The earrings and the makeup complete the look without any other additional efforts. Everything is done neatly and the shining look is ensured.
63. Fauxhawk Braid by Tilda Swinton
This is not an everyday look, but Christmas may serve as a great day for wearing this outstanding and out-of-box holiday hairstyle. The faux hawk braid is quite trendy nowadays. You are sure to look gorgeous if your hair is braided professionally with a slight volume at the top.
64. Side-Swept Waves
Here is a real princess-worthy holiday hairstyle by Kate Middleton.Large waves swept to the side make an attractive hairdo, which more importantly is very flexible and easy to create at home. So it is your turn to make simple large waves and get this real time princess look fast and easy.
65. Dense Curls by Alicia Keys
Are you tired of your straight hairdos? It is high time to go for dense curls and make a style upgrade.We love this natural holiday hairstyle by Alicia Keys, so take this photo to your stylist to recreate it for your Christmas look.
66. Light Brown Hair
Sometimes hair dyes can serve as another technique to upgrade your look without changing the length or the texture of your hair.Delicious light brown is such a lovely color that you can use as a Christmas hair dye. We think Lydia Hearst wears it best.
67. Bowl Cut by Milla Jovovich
Here we present a simple bowl cut combined with such a feminine red lipstick. Do you like this look of Milla Jovovich? So make sure you wear it this Christmas, because we believe it fits the holiday season perfectly.
68. Messy Updo with Bangs
Helena Christensen wears a short half-done cut.This is a beautiful casual look that is created with a messy updo and messy bangs. Though it is casual, it still can serve as a nice looking holiday style for the upcoming Christmas.
69. Long Braided Ponytail
Braided ponytails can be matched with anything. There are different types and textures of braids available to choose for any occasion including the winter holidays. In the look below, Janet Montgomery wears a long braided ponytail at the “Salem” season 3 premiere.
70. Twisted Bun by Katy Perry
Here is another very elegant style, which will make you sweet and special at Christmas. Katy Perry wears her twisted bun on sleek and straight black hair. We recommend trying this look if you are going to spend Christmas Eve at a special and very festive environment.
71. Jumbo Pixie for this Christmas
Shorter cuts are getting more popularity this fall, and it will continue in the upcoming year as well. This iconic pixie cut by Cush is another evidence of how attractive a woman can look wearing gorgeously cut short hair.
72. Fashionable Beehive Updo by Gigi Hadid
Here is one of the best holiday hairstyles of Gigi Hadid. This romantic and messy style looks iconic on her natural looking blonde hair. The half-up half-down beehive is all you need to have a classic and romantic holiday look.
73. Curled Out Bob
You may think that curly bobs all look the same, but actually it is not true. This curled out bob by Olga Kurylenko creates a real sweet look to wear at any festive occasion. The neat elegant curls make it even more Christmas-ready.
74. Center-Parted Waves on Blonde Hair
Center-parted holiday hairstyles allow balancing the look no matter what face shape you have.This appealing style by Devon Windsor will definitely upgrade your blonde hair and take it to the next level for the upcoming winter holidays.
75. Romantic Half-Up Half-Down Hairdo
Cute is the first word perfect for describing this holiday hairstyle by Olivia Culpo. She wars a half-up half-down hairdo with very loose waves. Her textured hair color is chosen perfectly. The nude makeup also fits the look and amazes with its authentic look.
76. Loose Ponytail by Monica Bellucci
It is not a secret that Monica Bellucci is a queen when it comes to elegant and feminine updos. This time she tried a back-pulled loose ponytail with wavy side bangs.To recreate this holiday hairstyle,pull your wavy hair back in a loose and slightly undone way and leave small bangs falling at the sides.
77. Classic French Braid
French braids are totally fabulous and present a limitless source of inspiration for festive holiday hairstyles. Such an example is this elegant French braid by Jessica Lowndes. The length of your hair can be medium or long, so try not to get shorter cuts till Christmas to be able to wear this neat French braid.
78. Retro Curls
Want to try Bella Hadid’s perfectly done retro curls? Do not hesitate to recreate this holiday hairstyle for Christmas, and you will make heads turn, for sure.Make sure you accompany your curls with tiny bangs, which will complete the retro hairdo style.
79. Natalie Portman’s Elegant Bun
Let the “elegance” be the main point of your Christmas look. Try this classy holiday hairstyle by Natalie Portman, which is definitely going to make you look gorgeous.Pick a professional amount of volume at the top and finish the bun with a cute twist.
80. Asymmetrical Bob
Sometimes you need to go for asymmetrical cuts, if you want something more unique than a regular short cut. The asymmetrical bob is a nice choice, which you can style in different ways, including straight styles, curls and waves. Niecy Nash chose to go for a straight asymmetric bob, and added wavy bangs as a sweet finishing touch to this holiday hairstyle.