What started as a hair fashion statement among American teenagers and then developed into a Hollywood trend, thanks to the likes of Steven Tyler, Miley Cyrus and other trendsetters, has now gone global. What is it? “It” is hair feather extensions. The trend seemed to have peaked last summer when nearly everywhere you looked, especially in America and Canada, practically everywhere you looked on the street, in the malls and hundreds of other venues, heads were appearing to sprout hair feathers from Canada of all different colors.
(Find hair feather extensions installation instructions at the end below.)
The Next Big Thing
According to beauty suppliers, both online and off line, hair feathers from Canada and other parts of the world are one of the hottest hair extension trends going. At a recent hair care trade show in Brazil, one vendor claims to have given out thousands of hair feather extension samples. The increasing popularity is in part the result of more global access to beauty trend news from other parts of the world and the slow but steady emergence of developing countries having a middle class population that take an interest in the trends and fashions of the world around them.
Thanks to almost instant access to what’s hot in LA, London and other fashion hot spots – what Hollywood trendsetters and runway models are shown wearing – now has the potential to become popular in any city from Shanghai to Rio. With the growth in popularity, there have even been sightings of fashion trend setting pooches sporting feathers in their fur; some to make their own color statement and some in true Hollywood style to complement their owner’s looks.
How to Wear Feathers
This is one hot hair trend that has literally taken flight. The idea of less is more is not a principle that is applied to this trend of wearing hair feathers from Canada and other parts of the world either. Most of these definitely unique and colorful hair extensions are made from all natural feathers that are dyed and bundled to form customized looks that definitely differ from wearer to wearer. The extensions are woven in, applied with a special adhesive or clipped on. The hair feathers from Canada, once applied to your hair can be washed, dried and even curled. The choices are unlimited. There are some hair salons that are even specializing in the technique. Layering, bunching, or colors that complement or contrast with your natural hair color; either way, people everywhere are making a brightly colored hair fashion statement.
Spice up your look with hair feathers from Canada. You will be the envy of your friends with this trending style.
Installation Instructions – How to Apply Hair Feathers
1. Select a bead that matches your hair color. For illustration purposes we have used a contrasting color.
2. Slide the bead onto the threader.
3. Take a small section of hair and thread through the loop.
4. Gently pull the bead over the loop up the section of hair until it is close to the root.
5. Insert the tip of the feather(s) into the bead.
6. Crimp securely with pliers.
7. To remove, simply squeeze the bead in the opposite direction to release it.
Installation instructions by Awesome Feathers.