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23 Trendsetting Hairstyles For Long Dresses (2024 Guide)

Long dresses have their own charm and glory! You can choose from a wide range of styles, such as a classic evening gown, a traditional hanbok, or your every day long casual dresses.

No matter what you wear, if you do not have the right hairstyle to match your dress, your look will never pop. This is quite true when it comes to long dresses as well.

Hence, it is important that you choose the right hairstyle for long dresses.

One of the best USPs of long dresses is that it looks amazing on women with all hair lengths. From short to medium length to long hair, there are several hairstyles that you can try out to complete your look when you wear one of your long dresses.


Hairstyles to Flaunt with Your Long Dresses

If you are looking for some flattering hairdos to complement your long dresses, you are at the right place! We have listed down the top 23 hairstyles for long dresses for women that you must try out the next time you decide to wear your favorite long dress.

1. The Traditional Asian Style

Asian women hairstyle for long dress

Let’s start off with this easy-to-achieve traditional Asian hairstyle. We love the simplicity of this one!

To achieve this hairstyle, you will need to part your hair in three sections. Take some hair on either side of your head and tie it up in a ponytail as shown, and then tie the rest of your hair in a ponytail at the back of your head. Finish off the look by opting for some ribbons and scarves that match your long dress.


2. Soft Waves with Flower Tiara

blonde hairstyle with dark roots for long dress

If you want to keep it simple, we suggest you opt for a hair accessory such as this floral tiara. You can simply style your hair into some loose, soft waves and complete the hairstyle with the tiara.


3. Sleek Inverted Bob

bob hairstyle for for long dress

If you are wearing a long, elegant, high-neck dress, we highly recommend this sleek inverted bob hairstyle. It looks elegant and gives off some serious sophisticated vibes. Make sure you keep the length of the hair long in front and a bit short in the back.


4. Shoulder Length Hair with Bangs

bob with bangs for long dress

Have a cute summer dress but wondering how to style your hair? Well, keep your tresses as simple as your dress! This shoulder-length hair with bangs will suit women with all hair types and texture. 


5. Top Bun with a Braid Hairstyle

braided ponytail hairstyle for long dress

Want to bring out your inner model? Try this super stylish top bun with a braid hairstyle the next time you wear a long evening dress. This gorgeous hairstyle is super easy to achieve and will grab some eyeballs for sure!


6. Pulled Back Low Ponytail

curly ponytail for long dress

If you want your dress to do all the talking, then we suggest you try a simple hairdo such as this pulled back simple ponytail. It is a fairly low maintenance hairstyle which can be created within no time. This hairstyle looks beautiful with strappy long dresses.


7. Layered Long Hair with Highlights

hairstyle with highlights for long dress

A layered hairstyle looks elegant on all types of dresses, including long dresses. If you wish to elevate this hairstyle further, you can add subtle highlights which ideally blend seamlessly with your natural hair color.


8. The Vintage Look

headband hairstyle for long dress

We adore these vintage hairstyles, which look very charming and fun. This is a great hairstyle for long dresses if you are planning for an 80s-themed party, or even for just a fun evening out with your friends.


9. Long Side Swept Hairstyle

honey balayage hairstyle for long dress

If you are looking for a minimal-effort hairstyle for long dresses, this is your go-to option! All you need to do to achieve this hairstyle is to side sweep your hair towards one side, brush it, and let it gently fall over your shoulders.


10. Long Soft Waves with Mid-Partition

layered blonde hairstyle for long dress

Women with long hair may not always find the time to try out fancy hair updos. So, if you are looking for a simple yet elegant hairstyle that goes well with your long dress, try out this long soft wavy hair with mid-partition. Add some curls at the ends to soften the edges!


11. Layered Long Straight Hairstyle

long brown hairstyle for long dresses

Here is yet another simple hairstyle for long dresses! We love how the hair gently frames the face and falls over the shoulders. This hairstyle would look amazing with off-shoulder long dresses


12. Straight and Simple Lob

long blonde bob for long dress

Lobs are definitely in demand as they are super easy to style and maintain.

Also, they look amazing on all face types! As you can see, this simple lob where the hair is simply straightened and styled with a mid-partition complements the long dress beautifully.


13. Messy Braid For One-Shoulder Dress

loose braid hairstyle for long dresses

Want to add a touch of magic and whimsiness to your look? Why not try out a long, messy braid that would add a touch of bohoness to your long one-shoulder dress!

Long, flowy dresses pair really well with messy braids to create an absolutely dreamy look.


14. Glam it Up

loose curls hairstyle for long dress

Have a glam evening coming up and you are running out of ideas on how to style your hair with your evening gown?

Here’s your inspo! Nothing screams more glam than this chic high ponytail with soft curls falling on one side of your face.


15. Simple and Sweet Lob

As we said earlier, lobs are extremely popular. So here is another simple lob hairstyle that will look beautiful with your long dresses. To achieve this look, you can part your hair from the middle, and turn the ends inwards when you blow dry them.


16. Dramatic Two Buns For Strapless Long Dress

pin up hairstyle for long dress

We are so in love with this dramatic two bun hairstyle! This is by far one of the most gorgeous hairstyles for long strapless dresses in our list. If you have a party coming up and want to stand out, this is how you need to style your hair.


17. Fluffy Afro

short afro hairstyle for long dress

A fluffy afro looks amazing on casual long dresses as well as elegant evening gowns. Just make sure that you detangle your hair and keep your hair well moisturized, so that it looks clean and not too messy to handle.


18. Layered Bob with Short Bangs

short blonde hairstyle for long dress

This layered bob hairstyle with short bangs is ideal for women with thin hair and looks elegant on a long dress. Ask your hairdresser to give you short, razor bangs to keep the overall look chic and edgy.


19. The Princessy Hairstyle

straight blonde hairstyle for long dress

Nothing can suit your princess gown more than this stunning princessy-style hairstyle. Those long tresses coupled with that stunning tiara are sure to take away everyone’s breath!


20. A Unique Braided Hairstyle

vintage hairstyle for long gown dress

Now here’s a unique hairstyle for long dresses that is sure to have all the attention on you. Though the hairstyle looks complex, it is fairly easy to style it. Just hone up your braiding skills and create short twisted braids after dividing your hair into sections.


21. Casual Bob with Headband

wet hairstyle for long dress

This casual bob hairstyle is perfect for women looking for low-maintenance hairstyles to flaunt with their long dresses. Apart from just running your hair brush or even your fingers through the hair, all you need is a cute headband to complete the look.


22. Casual and Stylish Diva

white blonde hairstyle for long dress

This white blonde hair look gives off some major diva vibes! The different layers and soft waves swept on one side is a great hairstyle to flaunt with casual long dresses.


23. Sleek and Sexy Ponytail

black women hairstyle for long dresses

Last, but not the least, we have this sleek ponytail look which is the perfect hairstyle to try out with your long dresses for a sophisticated evening. Make sure you use hair spray to keep the baby hair in place.


When it comes to hairstyles for long dresses, you can play around and experiment with different styles depending on your hair length. A great option to remember is to use hair accessories as they can amp up your overall look. 

Make sure that you choose a hairstyle that not only complements your dress but also suits your hair type and texture. Another thing to keep in mind is that your hairstyle shouldn’t take away all the glory and attention from your beautiful long dresses. 

We hope our list of top hairstyles for long dresses comes handy the next time you decide to flaunt a long dress.