"Headphone Flair" Is the Fashion Tech Trend That Will Make Your Outfit

From over-ear options to wired staples, these affordable picks will make headphones your greatest tech-cessory.

By Ella Chakarian Jun 15, 2023 9:00 PMTags
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Thanks to the phenomenon of Y2K nostalgia and influencers and celebrities alike, headphones have become the tech-cessory that wield the power to make or break an outfit. Instead of a statement-making necklace or designer handbag, fashionistas are gravitating toward headphones to add an effortlessly cool vibe to their 'fits. And, honestly, consider us influenced.

Because we're here for the latest fashion tech trend, we went ahead and selected some stylish picks that will add some "headphone flair" to your wardrobe. These headphones aren't just suitable for aesthetic purposes, either. If you can't do anything without listening to a new podcast or your favorite three songs on repeat, these headphones are as high-quality in sound as they are stylish. We rounded up everything from those wired Apple headphones that never go out of style no matter how much they fray to limited-edition retro Koss headphones that look like they've been plucked right out of a sci-fi film. All of these headphones are equal parts trendy and functional— and budget-friendly!

So, if you want to look undeniably cool while doing the most mundane tasks, a stylish pair of headphones are calling your name. Ahead, shop some of the best pairs that won't break the bank.

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JBL Tune 510BT: Wireless On-Ear Headphones with Purebass Sound

These rose-colored JBL headphones are too cute to pass up, especially since they're currently on sale for just $40. The on-ear headphones come in three other color options. And, they've racked up over 32,000 glowing ratings on Amazon.

Sony WH-CH520 Wireless Headphones

These wireless headphones from Sony are available in three colors, including this cool blue shade for just $38. It's the perfect affordable option to add some "headphone flair" to your casual outfits.

Beats Solo3 Wireless On-Ear Headphones

If you're looking for an amazing deal on these sleek, travel-friendly Beats Solo3 wireless headphones, you can score them over at QVC for an extra $20 off when you use code ENEWSQVC20. Not only do they look trendy and cool, but they also have "great sound," according to reviewers.

Edifier W820NB Plus Hybrid Active Noise Cancelling Headphones

These stylish and sleek Edifier headphones will make any outfit. The design makes the noise-cancelling headphones look way more expensive than they really are, which is always a plus.

Marshall Major IV On-Ear Bluetooth Headphone

Looking for a retro pair of Bluetooth headphones you'll want to rock every single day? These Marshall Major IV on-ear headphones will do the trick. The unique look is currently on sale for $132 instead of the usual $150, too.

Koss Porta Pro Limited Edition Rhythm Beige On-Ear Headphones

If you're looking for a real blast to the past, these Koss Porta Pro on-ear headphones are the tech-cessory you need. If we're talking aesthetic purposes, you'll look and feel straight out of a sci-fi film. They also have pretty great sound quality, too, according to reviewers.

Apple EarPods Headphones with Lightning Connector

There's something so nostalgic about wired headphones... whether you can't keep track of your wireless earbuds or gravitate towards the look for aesthetic reasons, Apple's wired EarPods are apparently here to stay. They offer an effortlessly chic and retro feel that you really can't get with any other pair.

Ivy League - Airpod Max Case

If you're like me and already caved and bought Apple's AirPod Max headphones, you can spruce them up with a pair of headphone covers. There are tons of cute cases out there, like these adorable checkered ones from Burga. Equal parts stylish and protective!

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