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5 Indispensable Holiday Accessories


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Hair Ornament
Hair ornaments look festive and still fit under your cool-weather shawls or hoods.
Hair ornaments look festive and still fit under your cool-weather shawls or hoods.
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With the resurgence of flapper-style head wraps, hair accessories have come crashing into the spotlight as statement makers in their own right. In general, bold hair pieces say "special occasion." Beaded and jeweled versions quickly say "holiday time."

Head wraps are one option. There are also jewel-encrusted headbands, giant-flower barrettes, faux-ruby-tipped chopsticks, and rhinestone bobby pins, for a start. Consider something in a color that makes your eye shadow pop.

(Tip: You can turn your favorite brooch into a hair accessory by pinning it to a structured, fabric headband.)

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