Peruse Pittsburgh’s Unique Wedding Veils and Headpieces

From Swarovski-speckled headbands to blushers and birdcage veils, the enamoring world of wedding headpieces is vast. Do you fall for the lure of lace, the fragrance of fresh flowers, or the figurative strike of couture? Turn heads with these six looks as hair-accessory inspirations!

Text and styling by Andrea Bosco | Photography by Cayla Zahoran
Modeled by Molly King and Kylie Mascara, Docherty Talent & Modeling Agency | Hair and makeup by Christi Slomski and Jennifer Exley, The Spa & Salon at Southpointe

This large, glistening floral topper (that’s very Carrie Bradshaw-inspired) makes it easy to make a statement. Paired best with a beautiful, strapless gown, it’ll pop with pearls and a colored lip.

unique wedding veils

On Kylie: Floral Headpiece, $319, Sorelle Bridal Salon. Jenny Yoo Georgeanne Point d’Esprit Over Organza Gown, $1,950, Bella Bridesmaid. Windsor Pearl and Rondelle Three-Strand Necklace, $210, The Exquisite Bride.

 

Fashion this spray of metal scrolls and marquis designs in an updo with a beaded and rhinestone-edged veil for an avant-garde unveiling. Direct from Milan, the Cotin Sposa sheer-bodice gown puts a fresh spin on the traditional bridal figure.

unique wedding veils

On Molly: Bel Aire Bridal Headpiece, $140; Silver-Beaded and Rhinestone-Edged Veil, $200; Cotin Sposa Gown, $4,880, The Exquisite Bride.

 

F. Scott Fitzgerald would be proud of this modern take on The Great Gatsby. The haute combo will roar with Prohibition cocktails, red velvet cake, and caviar.

unique wedding veils

On Kylie: Silver-Beaded Floral Headpiece, price available upon request, Sorelle Bridal Salon. Pintucked by U Poppy Gown, $1,400, glitteR & gRit. Windsor Drop Earrings with Swarovski Crystals and Cubic Zirconia Rondelle Beads, $58, The Exquisite Bride.

 

An intimate outdoor celebration calls for a soft palette, whimsical décor, and a flower crown! Pretty in pink, you’ll be contemporary, ethereal, and poised.

Editor’s Note: The hops and sedum incorporated in the photographed headpiece were grown in Carmel Vandale’s garden. As Mt. Lebanon Floral’s proprietor, Vandale supports local horticulturists when seeking rare blooms.

unique wedding veils

On Kylie: Woodland Fantasy Flower Crown, made with local phalaenopsis orchid blossoms, pokeberry, cosmos, hops, sedum, and pearl and crystal accents, prices vary, Mt. Lebanon Floral. Elizabeth Dye Tea/Blush Wedding Gown, $2,600, glitteR & gRit.

 

Don a birdcage veil for an elegant, vintage appearance. The medley of lace, netting, and a bejeweled brooch will have guests swooning.

unique wedding veils

On Molly: Lace Headpiece with Jewel and Netting, price available upon request. Paloma Blanca Re-Embroidered Lace and Silk Dupioni Gown, $2,530. Both from Sorelle Bridal Salon.

 

Nothing says bride like an A-line, fit-and-flare silhouette and tulle blusher, complete with a cluster of crystals at the crown.

Hail to the VeilNothing says bride like an A-line, fit-and-flare silhouette and tulle blusher, complete with a cluster of crystals at the crown.On Molly: Camilla Christine Audra Veil with Rhinestone Cluster Comb, $178, glitteR & gRit. Asymmetrical Allure Gown, $1,910, MB Bride. Windsor Swarovski Crystal Drop Pearl Earrings, $50, The Exquisite Bride. Windsor Swarovski Crystal/Cubic Zirconia Bracelet, $188, The Exquisite Bride.

On Molly: Camilla Christine Audra Veil with Rhinestone Cluster Comb, $178, glitteR & gRit. Asymmetrical Allure Gown, $1,910, MB Bride. Windsor Swarovski Crystal Drop Pearl Earrings, $50; Windsor Swarovski Crystal/Cubic Zirconia Bracelet, $188. Both from The Exquisite Bride.

 

Channel the characteristics of tradition with this tulle and lace, elbow-length confection.

unique wedding veils

On Molly: Beaded Alençon Lace-Trimmed Tulle Veil Comb, $70, glitteR & gRit. Victor Harper Couture Gown, $4,950; Windsor Triple-Pearl Drop Earrings with Swarovski Crystals, $56. Both from The Exquisite Bride.

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