Hot Hair Trend of the Moment: Barrettes on Barrettes

Hot Hair Trend of the Moment: Barrettes on Barrettes(Source: FameFlynet Pictures)Don't have time for an intricate updo? Take a cue from this popular trend and decorate your strands in a cinch with a simple yet stylish barrette. We've noticed the hairpiece popping up on runways and red carpets multiple times lately. From one single glitzy bar to barrettes on barrettes, the good old fashioned hair piece is making a comeback. See the many ways to wear the look, and let us know if this quick fix is one you're eager to try.

For the Roshi Porkar runway show at Spring/Summer 2015 Berlin Fashion Week, simple nape-of-the-neck ponytails were decked out in classic calico hair barrettes, creating a faux plastic head piece.

Roshi Porkar Presentation — Part 3A model walks the runway at the Roshi Porkar presented by Mercedes-Benz and ELLE show during the Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Spring/Summer 2015 at Erika Hess Eisstadion on July 10, 2014 in Berlin, Germany. (Getty Images)more pics »That same week, Perret Schaad sent models down the runway with similar strands. This time though only one single silver barrette decorated the straight ponies.

Perret Schaad Runway ShowA model (detail) walks the runway at the Perret Schaad show during the Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Spring/Summer 2015 at Kronprinzenpalais on July 10, 2014 in Berlin, Germany. (Getty Images)more pics »But it's not just top-name designers who are embracing the '90s trend. Kat Dennings hit the red carpet showing off a super glam version, complete with Veronica Lake curls and a delicate, jeweled hair piece.

TCA Summer Press Tour PartyActress Kat Dennings attends the CBS, The CW, Showtime & CBS Television Distribution's 2014 TCA Summer Press Tour Party at Pacific Design Center on July 17, 2014 in West Hollywood, California. (Getty Images)more pics »DJ Caitlin Moe proved that even short-haired ladies can pull off the look. This gold-and-pearl hair piece gave the platinum blonde a fun Victorian-meets-mod look.

'Marilyn: The Lost Photos of a Hollywood Star' Opening NightViolinist Caitlin Moe aka Margot attends the 'MARILYN: The Lost Photos Of A Hollywood Star' opening night exhibit at Sumo New York on July 22, 2014 in New York City. (Getty Images)more pics »And last but not least, the queen of retro herself, Taylor Swift, tried her hand at the adorned look by pairing two pearl barrettes placed one on top of the other.

Taylor Swift Lunches At Smile CafeSinger Taylor Swift looks flawless as usual in her shirtdress as she lunches at Smile Cafe in New York City, New York on July 18, 2014. It was recently revealed that the songstress has once fought with her best friend and fellow singer-songwriter Ed Sheeran over a chord in their song. (FameFlynet Pictures)more pics »As you can see, these aren't the barrettes of your childhood, but rather much more sophisticated and mature takes on the old-school trend. But what do you think of the look? Will you give it a shot?

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