Celebrity Headband Trend: Splurge vs Conserve

In case you haven’t noticed, high-end headbands are the hautest new hair trend to hit the red carpet this year.  From Charlize Theron’s gorgeous vintage Cartier head piece at the 2012 Golden Globe Awards to Jaime King’s Van Cleef & Arpels yellow gold and diamond “hair necklace” at the Warner Bros and InStyle after-party, celebs are proving that headbands aren’t just for casual daywear anymore, but a great way to glam up your evening attire.

Love the haute couture headband as much we do? Then splurge (or conserve) on one of these look-alike, red carpet worthy options!

CHARLIZE THERON

charlize celebrity headband

Actress Charlize Theron absolutely dazzled at this year’s Golden Globe Awards in a stunning pale pink Dior gown accessorized with a sparkling 1920’s Cartier Collection headband.

Splurge: Enchanted Atelier Athena Headband, $690.00
atelier headband

Conserve: Diamonds Are Forever Headband, $59.95

MICHELLE WILLIAMS

diamonds are forever headband

Dressing up her cute pixie cut with a black, embellished, vintage Fred Leighton headband, My Week with Marilyn star Michelle Williams couldn’t have looked more beautiful at the 2012 Golden Globes.

Splurge: Herve Leger Crystal-Embellished Knitted Headband, $136.00     (originally $340.00)

Conserve: Tasha Classic Bling Leather Headband, $38.00
tasha headband JAIME KING

jaime king celebrity headband

Hart of Dixie star Jaime King adorned her braided updo at the Warner Bros and Instyle Golden Globes after-party with a breathtaking Van Cleef & Arpels 18k yellow gold and diamond necklace from the Palmyre Collection.

Splurge: Jennifer Behr Rosita Tiny Crystal Scallop Headwrap, $165.00
behr headband

Conserve: Etsy Ribbon and Rhinestone Headband, $54.00
ribbon and rhinestone headband