The most talked about hair colour for autumn

by Faye Evans
If you hadn’t noticed, there’s a new autumn shade that’s taking over! In fact, it’s been one of the hottest hair trends seen on many celebrities, models & influencers since spring & great news, it’s here to stay for autumn winter too.
Trending copper hair seen on celebrities

If you’re anything like us here at Spectrum, we were all ready to jump on a new colour to try for our autumn refresh the minute summer ended. So much so, that you’ll see just a few of our gorgeous blondes in the team took the lead with trying out the head-turning copper trend.

Trending copper hair tones So why give this colour a go if you’re tired of your tresses? Copper is a super versatile shade and as there’s so many tones & variations of it, there's a shade out there to suit every complexion and eye colour. It’s not surprising that Instagram's #copperhair boasts over 1.3 million posts, while over 351 million people have viewed it on TikTok. 


When people start searching for their next new colour transformation, different to the blondes and brunettes we so often see, copper feels unique. Bold or rich enough to be interesting and not as drastic as creative colours such as bright red, pink or purple! It makes for the perfect autumnal shade to try this season.


Wondering which copper shade will suit you best? Keep on scrolling as we talk you through our favourite tones & how they can be beautifully created as a balayage or an all-over bold colour, depending on how brave you’re feeling and how regularly you like to visit the salon. 

Bold copper hair
We’ll also suggest the perfect Spectrum colour match for if you’re looking to add extra length & ultra volume to your locks. With Spectrum One hair extensions we can guarantee with the correct after care that they will last up to twelve months if not longer!


Auburn copper

Other wise known as the trending ‘spiced cherry’ tone taking over this season. Auburn copper is really having a moment and the great thing about this colour is that you can change the tone so easily, from fiery cherry, rich auburns, warm cinnamons or copper-gold reds; there’s a spicy shade to suit everyone!

Looking to add length to your hair upgrade once you’ve chosen your colour? Discover our professional range of human hair in shade Umber to achieve this must-have colour.

Long copper hair extensions

Warm & rusty copper

There’s something so autumnal about a warm & rusty copper that we can’t get enough. Think cinnamon sticks, mulled wine and cosy nights by the fire is the kind of love we have for this colour of the season. 

For a rich and healthy hair glow guaranteed to turn heads, save this picture for your next hair’spo needed for the salon. Our perfect colour match for creating this look is Havana Dusk available here in five applications. 

Copper Hair: As Seen On Kendal Jenner

Deep Bronzed Copper

Caution: the more you look at this deep bronzed bae the more you WILL want to jump on the copper trend! Create effortless length & volume similar to these stunning darker roots with our professional range of human hair extensions in shade Bronzed Bae to achieve these vibrant long locks.


Deep bronzed long copper hair

Warm Alternative Shades

Not convinced that copper is the big hair colour change for you? We get it, it’s not for everyone! Why not try our autumn favourites, our best selling Spiced Brunette to add warm red tones or Chestnut to create warm golden shades to a rich brunette. 


Discover the full range here in five of the most popular hair extension applications using only the most luxurious Spectrum human hair. 

Chestnut Brown Hair Extensions

Copper hair aftercare

Don’t forget, it is key to use salon-professional hair products at home to maintain your beautiful colour in-between salon visits. Our favourite range for long lasting colour is the INNOluxe shampoo & conditioner. It nourishes, protects and feeds sensitised hair, which means you can hold on to vibrant rich colours for longer. 

Now that you have all the trending info you need, what are you waiting for babe! Make your copper hair fantasy a reality today! Discover our full range online now at