’90s Snap Clips Are Trending Again


’90s hair is alive and well in 2018. On the Fall runways, the claw clip had a comeback at Alexander Wang, while the comb-headband was resurrected at Prabal Gurung. The latest throwback hair accessory starting to bubble up on Instagram, where all old trends boomerang, is the snap barrette (also called contour clip or snap clip). One look at the triangular hair pin will hit you with some major middle school nostalgia.

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While the clips never disappeared completely, they’ve just been worn by children (as a quick search on Instagram for #snapclips shows). Now, more and more influencers are steadily bringing them back with a Cool Girl seal of approval.

Solange actually paved the way for snap clips’ return when she wore several to accessorize her hair at the CFDA Awards back in 2016; likely a reference to her album cover for A Seat at the Table:

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She was an anomaly then. Now, you can’t seem to scroll down Instagram without seeing snap clips—typically worn on either side of a very ’90s center part:

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Another way to style the hair using snap clips is to wear them all on one side:

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Even Miley Cyrus wore a pearl-bedazzled snap clip on her appearance on James Corden’s Carpool Karaoke.


We’re calling it—snap clips will soon be as ubiquitous on Instagram as berets, Glossier products, and chic pasta snaps. If the look speaks to you, we have even better news: Your old fave Goody sells a whole pack of snap clips for a mere $5.


Goody Snap Hair Clips, $5; amazon.com


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