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Barrettes Are Back

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Guess what's hot again—according to the Wall Street Journal, that is—barrettes! "Thanks to numerous (and adorable) spring runway moments, the fashion backward barrette has become the unexpected toast of the beauty season. The look popped up at Prabal Gurung (glossed-over pony tails were clipped mid-mane); Cynthia Rowley (big metallic versions made modern chignons) and Carolina Herrera, where tress guru Orlando Pita created fanciful clips out of human hair." [WSJ]