Get your hair brush and gel ready because we have some fabulous ideas for Crazy Hair Day that will have your child rocking the catwalk (sorry, assembly line) at school this year.
This day of follicle frenzy is the ultimate excuse for kids to let their imaginations run wild and transform their everyday school hairdo into a work of art.
From rainbow-coloured Mohawks to gravity-defying beehives and bed-head-hair-on-steroids, it is the perfect opportunity for kids to show off their creativity and express their unique personalities.
Of course, you might be scratching your own head and wondering how on earth you will turn your child’s hair into a masterpiece. If so, keep reading for inspiration and ideas for Crazy Hair Day.
Ideas for Crazy Hair Day: Girls
Such a great idea for the long-haired kiddies. Tun their luscious locks into a bottle pouring pop.
Turn a simple ballet bun into a yummy donut with minimal effort and maximum effect.
Source: Doodle Craft Blog
It’s not just Crazy Hair Day; it’s Bring Your Pet to School day, too! Perfect for medium to long hair, mum gets additional points if the bird chirps.
Oh, this basket braid is perfect for girls with thick and silky hair. It would make a great impact at an Easter bonnet parade too. Exchange the eggs for milk bottles and dress her in a milkmaid dress if you’re not feeling Easter.
Here’s another neat upgrade to the basic bun. It’s fun and creative without being over-the-top.
Time for your littl girl to lend their magical golden tresses to everyone’s favourite Disney princess. The longer the hair, the higher the tower!
Transform those mid-length locks into poles to dry Barbie’s clothes on. I love the green dye on the tips that make the braids look like palm trees.
Perfect for chocolate brown tresses as spikes, using toothpicks is an incredible and fun upgrade to the basic bun.
This hairstyle is perfect for Greek mythology fans. Intertwining the rubber snakes into your kid’s sophisticated braids will surely make everyone take a look. (A plus if her stare can turn them into stone!)
Source: Pretty Hair is Fun
Shoot That Ball
Great for medium to long hair in any colour, showcase her love for sports by turning her tresses into a net. Switch to baseball or football for a change.
Ideas for Crazy Hair Day: Boys
If you have a little wannabe surfy dude, this is easy, on-point and really cool.
Get your little lad all charged up with this hilarious spark plug hair design.
Your racer-in-the-making will surely speed up to school with his Cars-themed hair.
Source: LouLou Girls
This pineapple head is a classic and always a big hit. Make sure that you’re boy is up to shaving his head like this juicy summer fruit. Tell him his hair will grow back fast!
Bring camping to the school grounds! Great for fiery redheads, the twigs and s’mores turn up the heat with this hairstyle. (If your boy scout’s hair isn’t naturally red, you can always dye it!)
Is it an iguana? Or is it a chameleon? Or is it a gecko? If he still needs to get into it, this hairdo is an exciting way to introduce him to the world of reptiles.
What are little boys made of? This one’s an awesome design for your little kid who’s always collecting creepy crawlies.
Source: Not Just a Housewife
Sink into his love for the deep blue sea and those sharp teeth! If you’re feeling extra villainous, why not add a surfer or two?
Source: The Headcase Christian
Lawnmower and Grass
It’s like reminding him of his responsibilities at home, but in a fun, wacky way!
Who let the dogs out? It’s mum! Well, it’s not every day your little dog-lover can get away with bringing their favourite furry friend to school.