12 Amazing And Unforgettable Crazy Hair Day Ideas For Kids

by John Griffith

Crazy hair day was always the best day of the school year for me. It was when fun and imagination came together in the most colorful and creative ways. I remember very clearly how excited I was. So, much so that mom and I would plan for weeks, drawing designs and shopping around for the right accessories. We’d laugh at our crazy plans, like braids with cupcake tops or mohawks with neon spikes. Every year we tried to top the last one. But I know from personal experience how hard it can be to come up with unique crazy hair day ideas that are also fun and doable. That’s why I’ve collected some amazing styles that you and your kid will love!

Gear up for a day of vibrant creativity and spirited style— crazy hair day!

Fun Crazy Hair Day Ideas For Kids

Crazy hair day is the silliest day of the school year. And if you are looking for a great style, you’ve come to the right place. Here you will find crazy hair day ideas for every taste and level of skill/ From tall sculptures made of bright hair to fun arrangements with everyday items. Always remember that you can easily change the details of each style to fit your child’s personality and style. Crazy hair day is your chance to make a statement that’s as unique and bold as your child. You can go for a simple splash of bright colors or a complicated theme. So, let’s dive into a world of fun, wacky hair ideas.

Step into a playground of endless hair possibilities

Unleash your inner artist

Use a hairstyle that can also be used as a canvas to let your colors fly. In this bright style, the bun is covered in a variety of colors, and real art brushes stick out in a fun way. A small palette sits on the other side, ready for the next work. That look says, “I can’t hold back my creativity!”

Color your world right on top of your head

The little mermaid

Dive into fantasy with a hairstyle that looks like you’ve been on an ocean trip. A doll that looks like Ariel sits gracefully on top of a braid that looks like her long green tail. The popular underwater story comes right to the playground thanks to a magical change.

Make a splash with a mermaid braid that brings the ocean to school

A good breakfast

Start your day off right with a style that is deliciously silly. You can picture a bowl on one side of the head with Fruit Loops falling into it from above. It’s a cool and fun way to celebrate breakfast foods in a way that looks surprisingly stylish.

Whip up a hairstyle as fun as pouring cereal in a bowl—deliciously playful

Little lizard

Get in touch with your wild side with a spiky mohawk that changes into a bright lizard with googly eyes and green and red tips. It’s a brave choice that will make you stand out and add some animal charm to your crazy hair day.

Go wild with a lizard mohawk that’s as cool as it is quirky

Beautiful rainbow

Make a sky on your head with brightly colored hair that is styled into strands that arch across like a bridge and end in fluffy cotton ball clouds. Anyone who likes a pop of color is sure to love this style.

Brighten any day with a radiant rainbow arching proudly across your hair

Cherry on top

Two cherry-red buns with pipe cleaner tips will make your crazy hair day more fun. You can have as much fun making this look as you are wearing it.

Cherry buns that are the perfect topping to a sweet crazy hair day

Colorful unicorn

With two braids that are linked together with colorful hair extensions and ending in a magical unicorn horn at the crown, you can turn into a mythical creature. This style is fantastic and great for people who want to add some magic to their day.

Sprinkle some magic with a unicorn horn that stands tall and colorful

Rock and roll

A spiked pink haircut will give you a punk rock look. It’s a strong, rock and roll statement that’s great for kids who want to show off their tough side.

Rock out with a spiky, pink mohawk that hits all the high notes of style

Butterfly garden

Let a braid grow into a garden path with green plants and butterflies. This beautiful style adds a bit of nature’s beauty to any hairstyle, making it perfect for people who like the look of a fairy tale.

Transform your tresses into a fluttering butterfly garden

Swing set

Why not bring the fun of the field right into your hair? The braids rise up to support a small swing set in the middle, with a doll riding on it. It’s a creative and cute way to bring some fun into your day.

Braid your way to fun with a swing set that dances between your locks

Elephant head

Show off a beautiful elephant with a felt headpiece strategically put on top of its head and a braid going down to look like its long trunk. This creative style will stick with you and be a big hit with animal fans.

Sport an elephant look that’s as grand as the animal itself


Attract attention with a style based on sweet treats, like buns wrapped in cupcake papers that look just like the real thing. This is a cute and unique way to enjoy crazy hair day even more.

Serve style with cupcake buns that are as cute as they are creative

I hope you’re feeling inspired from these crazy hair day ideas. Each idea is a unique way to celebrate individuality and artistic expression. They will make crazy hair day an event to remember. It’s up to you whether you want to use one of these stunning styles or use it as a starting point for something completely your own. Remember that the most important thing is to enjoy yourself and make sure the hair is comfortable and fun. Get your hair products ready, get your child involved, and get ready to make a hairstyle that will amaze and delight everyone at school. Have fun styling!

Unleash the fun and let the hair do the talking

John Griffith

John Griffith is a young, passionate journalist. Writing has been John’s hobby ever since he was a boy. He has worked in some of the UK’s most successful news portals over the course of his professional career but found his forever home at Archzine.