These headbands are great for everyday wear or for a night out on the town.
From knotted headbands to stretch comb, fabric or thin hard plastic, the nostalgic head gear from the early aughts is now so 2023. Whether they feature big bows or tiny pearls, headbands are chic, stylish and useful.
We've rounded up 25 of the best headbands that will enhance any one of outfits in the new year.
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The 25 Best Headbands For Women
This knotted velvet headband from Lele Sadoughi comes in seven different colors. It features a 1 1/2" knot and a 2 1/2" side width, and it is as classic as it gets. Velvet Headband, $49 at Lele Sadoughi
These stretchy headbands from Huachi look boho chic with a knotted, ribbed design. They look great whether you're going to work or a party, working out or heading to the beach. Huachi Headbands, $14.99 on Amazon
If you're looking for a statement accessory, this jeweled headband is it. The hair gear is stylish and trendy. It's a great option for both day and evening. Locks & Maine Jeweled Knotted Headband, $45 at Bloomingdale's
Another knotted design, this Madewell headband comes in 11 stunning colors and patterns — from shimmering dusk to velvet violet — and is perfect for sweeping back that second-day hair. Knotted Covered Headband, $24 at Madewell
This lovely puffy headband features a curved style, exaggerated fill design and metallic detailing. It's a chic way to push back fly aways, and can be dressed up or down with ease. Darkest Hour Headband, $20 at Free People
A classic design, this Maeve headband from Hill House Home is handmade in Italy of luxurious grosgrain that dresses up any outfit. The thin headband comes in five bold colors. The Maeve Headband, $35 at Hill House Home
If you're more subdued with your hair accessories, this thin tortoise headband from Alexandre de Paris is perfect. Made in France, you can slip it on day to day...whether your hair is up or down. Alexandre de Paris Thin Headband, $51 at Nordstrom
Embrace the "Emily in Paris" vibes with this pearl embellished headband from Kate Spade, which finishes off every outfit with a touch of (faux) shimmer. Pearl Embellished Skinny Headband, $50 at Kate Spade
Available in an array of color schemes, this double-wired headband is glitzy, fun and chic. Put your hair in a pony tail and slip this accessory on to guarantee a glamorous night on the town. Rounded Double-Wire Headband, $28 at Anthropologie
Available in a few patterns, including a classic plaid inspired by the traditional Scottish Highland design, the Alice headband is a lightly-padded, everyday accessory that measures .75 inches tall all around and is not tapered. Made in Italy by hand. The Alice Headband, $50 at Hill House Home
This AllSaints silk headband is a bejeweled dream. The 100% black silk satin headband is covered in crystal embellishments, making it a great accessory for a night out. AllSaints Pavé Silk Headband, $59 at Nordstrom
Looking for a good headband to contain your hair during workouts? This Athleta one is sure to get the job done and will make you look cute while doing it. It's soft and stretchy with grips to prevent slip and moisture wicking. Swept Up Headband in Powervita, $18 at Athleta
This sweet two-banded thin headband from Francesca's is made of a 100% metal casing and is a celestial standout. Gail Celestial Two Band Headband, $18 at Francesca's
These bedazzled headbands from Anthropologie make a great gift for a friend or yourself as they shimmer no matter what time of day. Set of Two Gold Crystal Headbands, $38 at Anthropologie
Another throwback trend, this zig zag style from Kitsch is all the rage once again. Keep your hair back with this totally 2000s headband, which will provide a unique, slicked-back style. Kitsch Zig Zag Headband, $9 at Free People
Perfect for the outdoors, the gym or a yoga studio, the Fringe Fighter headband from Lululemon is lightweight and reversible. It keeps your bangs (and beads of sweat) back as you wear it skinny or pull it wide. Women's Fringe Fighter Luxteme Headband, $18 at Lululemon
Glam up any look with this double-row wired headband from Ettika, which is adorned with glittering crystals. Ettika Double-Row Wire & Crystal Headband, $40 at Nordstrom