Even if you’re missing Coachella, that doesn’t mean that the floral hair accessory trend is out. Dainty flower crowns like Keira Knightleys or an elegant statement bloom like Zooey Deschanels are an easy way to dress up an otherwise conventional updo while also giving your look an appropriate springtime touch. Even a messy bun gets elevated with a few well-placed blossoms, and the effect can be mastered by anyone—even if you’re a hair accessory novice. We put together our need-to-know tips for trying out the trend, without being too reminiscent of your elementary school days. Click through our gallery to get all the details now!

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