If you see some people wearing headbands on their foreheads, they are portraying hippie retro headbands which became popular back in the 70s. These headbands when worn with wide flared pants as well as oversized sunglasses will surely look like you were attending a retro party. The truth is, these headbands are making a remarkable comeback in today’s modern fashion which can be seen worn by famous celebrities down to the general public.
Today, the retro headbands are increasingly becoming a contemporary fashion statement. You may wear these headbands with any modern hairstyle and it will definitely look amazing. You can also make it stand out with straight hair; long or short. A little style with your straight hair will do the trick. Divide or section your hair right at the middle then straighten it with a hair iron. Place the headband low on your forehead and you have the 70s look and style.
You can also do magic on the old-fashioned headbands with naturally curly hair. After a bath, let your hair dry and just place the headband low on your forehead. You can make it look hippie by running your fingers through the hair to help loosen the curls. Unlike straight where a little effort is needed to make it look really flat, curly hairs are a natural that gives an instant hippie look with hippie headbands.
Designing your own headband will not only bring the creativity in you but saving money at the same time. Retro headbands depicting the fashion statement of the past could make a distinctive twist on your daily wardrobe or perhaps match with a retro outfit. You don’t have to be an expert in making this kind of accessory; all you need to have is a little creativity and guide to make one.