The Must-Have Accessory For All Your Holiday Parties

Blame it on Kate Middleton wearing Princess Diana's tiara all you want, but souped-up hairpins are having a moment this season. As we gear up for holiday parties and office soirees, we're all a little more playful and experimental with our accessories — just look at those jewel-toned velvet shoes and embellished bags we're wearing.

The runways were all about adornment, although the statement hair accessory made its debut a while back — Ashley Williams' spring 2017 collection included an embellished GIRLS hairpin that was then seen on everyone from Alexa Chung to Georgia May Jagger. But if you're unsure of how to dress up your own 'do, this guide will help.

Think Studio 54 meets the '90s, and add geometric shapes, jewel clips, and bright colors to your hair game. Click ahead for our favorite hair accessories to jazz up any winter get-up.

Glitz and glamour is the order of the day with this pin.

& Other Stories Glass Hairclip, $19, available at & Other Stories.
Spell out your name — or your life motto — with these gold-plated hair slides.

LELET NY Monno Gold-Plated Hair Slide, $80, available at Net-A-Porter.
We're going for everything celestial this season, starting with these from Oliver Bonas.

Oliver Bonas Moon & Star Metal Hair Clips, $17, available at Oliver Bonas.
These 'Paradise' clips bring tongue-in-cheek hairpins to our accessories arsenal.

Ashley Williams Paradise Crystal Bobby Pins, $253, available at Nordstrom.
This minimalist number is very Mary Kate Olsen — and just as cool.

Elizabeth and James Solin Gold-Plated Hair Pin, $90, available at Net-A-Porter.
Halloween is over, but chic fashion motifs live on forever.

H&M Silver Hairpins, $2.99, available at H&M.
Because you need a galaxy-themed clip to go with your Fenty Beauty Galaxy makeup.

New Look Star & Moon Hair Slides, $9.50, available at ASOS.
A different phrase (or jewel) for your every mood.

Mango Bow Hairclips Set, $19.99, available at Mango.
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