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Not to be confused with the Rare Pigtails.

The Pigtails is a members-only land clothing item worn on the head.


The Pigtails consist of a thick wig that is parted down the center with two braided strands coming out from either side. The tips of the braids turn upwards. It has a curly loose hair near the bang area. It comes in eight different color varieties.


The Pigtails was initially released in January 2011 in Jam Mart Clothing and returns annually during the Jamaalidays. It was most recently released on December 28, 2023, in the New Year's Shop and left on February 2, 2024.

Release History Details
OriginArrival DateDeparture Date
Jam Mart ClothingJanuary 2011Unknown
New Year's ShopDecember 2015Unknown
New Year's ShopDecember 28, 2016Unknown
New Year's ShopDecember 28, 2017January 10, 2018
New Year's ShopDecember 28, 2018Unknown
New Year's ShopDecember 31, 2019Unknown
New Year's ShopDecember 27, 2020January 14, 2021
New Year's ShopDecember 30, 2021Unknown
New Year's ShopDecember 29, 2022January 2023
New Year's ShopDecember 28, 2023February 2, 2024

Prize Availability[]

The Pigtails can be won as a possible prize from the following locations:

Prize Availability Details
The Forgotten DesertGreen Chest
The Forgotten DesertOrange Chest
The Forgotten DesertBlue Chest
The Forgotten DesertWhite Chest


  • There are four colors of pigtails that were never sold in stores. Sometimes, they appear as items in Best Dressed.
  • The Rare Pigtails is the Rare Item Monday counterpart to this item.
  • The default color used to be red until it was re-released at the New Year's Party 2016, where its default color changed to pink.
  • When worn in the Adventures, it increases the damage caused by other items by 1. For example, combining this item with the Sword, which deals 20 damage, results in a total of 21 damage.