Hive, I don’t think I’ve shared with you my obsession with all things ombre. I positively adore this trend! The way the colors gradually change from a bold shade to a delicate and much lighter hue is a thing of pure beauty! Ombre details can be found everywhere and on everything from clothes to nails (and even weddings accents!).
Isn’t this lovely? / From Martha Stewart Weddings
Why not wear your something blue on your nails? / Image via Belle the Magazine
The prettiest pink ombre cake from Glorious Treats
Stunning wedding dress by Versace / Image via Fashionbride
Gwen Stefani first rocked the trend at her wedding to Gavin Rosdale in September 2002. / Image via Styleite.com
Another place you can find the ombre look? On the head of a trendy girls! Yes, I’m talking about ombre hair! I cannot get enough of this look! It is the perfect sun-kissed hair (dark roots that gradually change into golden locks). It appears so natural and effortless…especially when paired with loose waves or cascading curls!
LOVE Hilary’s hair!! / Image via Ombre Hair Color
Drew Barrymore, the queen of two-toned hair / Image via Style Bust
Subtle tones of blonde / Jessica Biel / Image via Daily Makeover
A more in-your-face approach / Miley Cyrus / Image via US Weekly
I have brown hair, but in the sun it turns a golden shade. Since moving to New England, I don’t make it outdoors as much as I would like, so my hair isn’t the color it could be. That’s why I’m so drawn to ombre highlights…they look so natural (like how my hair would look if I spent my days basking in the sun). I’ve been lusting over this trend for several months now. I had wanted to do it before our engagement shoot, but then I went and broke my foot and couldn’t drive (or walk really) and decided to put it off until I was healed. Well, I’m healed (not fully…I still have a giant air cast on my foot, but I can actually walk now). The thing is, now I’m hesitant. Do you think this look is too trendy? I don’t want my hair color to look unnatural for the wedding in October (even though I do intend to wear it up). Do you think it will grow in naturally or will I look like I haven’t highlighted my hair in months?
I’d love any advice!
- Boston/Delray Beach
- Wedding Date:
- October 2012
- Sundy House in Delray Beach, Florida