{hair inspiration} up, up & away!

Ahhhh, the dog days of summer!   For some brides, there may be no better time to wear their hair up, than this time of year.  Here are eight beautiful ways to keep your hair off your shoulders so you’re cool in the heat!   The up-do has come a long way from the ultra smooth, and overly hair-sprayed to a more natural, relaxed look that can show-off any wedding accessory from a traditional veil to a shorter birdcage, or a flower fascinator to a vintage clip.

(Inspiration courtesy of (starting clockwise from the top right): Etsy, Style Me Pretty, We Heart It, Sunday in Bed, The Polka Dot Pantry, So Feminine, Style Me Pretty, Carter and Cook Event Co.)