11 Unexpected (and Gorgeous!) Ways to Wear Bobby Pins

When it comes to quick and easy hairstyles, bobby pins are seriously underappreciated. (Maybe that’s why they up and leave us all the time?) While traditionally they’re used to lock a style or updo in place and secure stray hairs, modern hairstyles have brought this basic hair tool to a whole new level — and it is an absolute dream for the low-maintenance lady.

Bobby pin hairstyles can be unexpected and drop dead gorgeous. Make the hairstyles your own by investing in some colorful, detailed or large bobby pins for whatever chic, edgy or boho look you’re feeling that day. Plus, while some bobby pin hairstyles require a bit of effort and creativity, most take just minutes to create. Hello, instant glam. Here, 11 gorgeous bobby pin hairstyles to try at home.