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photo: Marissa Pina, Vivala

Summer loves to hit us with style challenges. Most women can relate to the never-ending struggle of trying to style your hair in the unrelenting heat and humidity, but at some point, pulling your hair out of your face is the only sensible thing to do. That’s where bobby pins come in.

Of course, the bobby pins you wear while playing volleyball and the bobby pins you wear to strut your stuff at a music festival are very different. There are the bland ones that match the color of your hair and then there are artsy ones that complement your creative ensemble. Anyone can hit the drugstore and buy a 50-pack of plain bobby pins for a couple of bucks. But where do you find distinctive ones to up your fashion game?

Here are 13 artsy bobby pins that will keep your bangs and shorter layers nice, neat, and stylish: