Fast forward to today, and GLAMOUR was lucky to steal a few hours of the celebrity stylist’s time (in between a flight from LA and a train to Paris) to create five fabulous hairstyles utilising the hottest hair pieces of the season.
From feathers to crowns and blingy bobby pins, ‘nothing is too much’ when it comes to Adir and accessories: “Don’t be scared to go Liberace on it.” And you’ll definitely want to steal his hair scarf hacks too…
Nothing is hotter than hair accessories right now. Whether it’s on the runway, streets or scattered across the ‘gram, more is more when it comes to bows, clips, pearls and scarves.
Virtue’s Creative Director & Celebrity Stylist, Adir Abergel, said it best as he dressed the back of Miley Cyrus’s messy bun with statement slides and chunky jelly cubes: ‘You can never over accessorise!’
Hairstylist to half of Hollywood, Adir also tends to the hair of Jessica Biel and Kristen Stewart; creating crown’s of glory with not much more than his hands and a hairdryer. He’s responsible for taking Charlize Theron from blonde to drop-dead-gorgeous brunette for that Oscars moment, as well as the edgy, architectural styles often spotted on Rooney Mara.
LOOK 1: Feather Fringe
Working with hair accessories is “all about finding your individuality”, says Adir. “The way you play with them should really be your own way of doing it.” You don’t have to spend on fortune for ‘on-trend’ pieces either. “Just take some feathers and double-stick tape from the fabric store…”