Hop on the puffy headband trend (and shop your faves!)

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When Amanda Gorman took the podium at President Joe Biden's inauguration, she not only set the tone for Gen Z's relationship with politics, her iconic look was the fashion statement for 2021. Her eye-catching headband style is elegant and timeless.

These big, thick and puffy headbands are all the rage. We have been dying to get on the trend and if you're anything like us, you are too. Here 10 of our *fave* headbands that match Amanda's perfectly. 

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This band from The Hair Edit is perfect for an everyday look. Millennial pink is the color of the year, so not only will you be dressing to the trend by wearing a headband inspired by Amanda Gorman, but you'll also be wearing a trendy color too. Ulta, $12.

If you're looking to dress up your OOTD this headband will do the trick. Black goes with everything and the sparkles will make the look complete. Shopbop, $30.

You could never go wrong with a simple blue look. Not only will you be rocking Amanda Gorman's signature accessory, but you'll also be channeling your inner Blair Waldorf as well. Princess Polly, $5.

Make your look pop with this bright red headband that looks identical to Amanda Gorman's. Etsy, $7.

Diamonds are a girl's best friend, but pearls hold very deep meaning for our women at the White House. The VP, Kamala Harris, wears pearls as part of her sorority's tradition back in college. Pearls represent refinement and wisdomBellashop, $48.

Channel your inner angel core aesthetic by rocking this silky pastel pink headband.  Condition, $10.

Wearing this simple, chic black headband will keep you looking classy as can be. Old Navy, $10.

Animal prints are always iconic. Throw this cheetah print headband on your head and you'll be getting *all* the likes on your next IG photo. Revolve, $43.

Flaunt this preppy pattern for a unique school look, and as a way to make a basic school uniform more fun!  Amazon, $15.

Related: How to make a basic school uniform *way* more fabulous 

Which of these headbands is screaming your name? Let us know by tagging us @girlslifemag!


by Hayley Miller | 3/20/2021