5 Cute Alternatives to Wedding Veils

If you're getting married but want to break away from a traditional veil, try one of these cute and stylish alternatives instead!

1. Feathers
If you're feeling playful, why not add some feathers to your up-do?
Try this peacock feather fascinator from Wee Gardens in St. Louis, Mo for a pop of color on your special day. Aqua, gray and blue guinea feathers adorned by a rhinestone jewel. Available only online, $54.

2. Hats
A hat will definitely add some spice to your ensemble!
Swing step hat by James Coviello for BHLDN Savoy by Essere. Metal comb attachment, 7" diameter, 23" L feathers. Available online and in-stores, $530.

3. Bows
Technically, this is more of a ribbon or a headband, but we think it's adorable anyway.
Jaclyn headband by Sara Gabriel. 3" wide horsehair ribbon with Swarovski rhinestones. Available in-stores only.
4. Hair Pins
Hair pins add subtle sparkle without overwhelming the rest of your wedding-day look.
Elizabeth Combs by Sara Gabriel. Vintage rhinestone pins sold in sets of three or five. Available in-stores only.
5. Headbands
We love headbands, because they look great whether your hair is up or down!
Asymmetrical crystal swirl headband by Bridal Styles Boutiques. Style: CC115. Available online or in-stores.

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