The coral hairpin is a piece of headwear in Dragon Quest VIII that can only be equipped by female characters.
The coral hairpin has a defence bonus of +20 and can only be equipped by Jessica and Red. It can be purchased in Baccarat for 950 gold and sold for 475. Coral hairpins are also dropped by King kelps, Sirens, and Wailin' weeds. Although unremarkable on its own, it can be used in various recipes for the Alchemy Pot.
- Silver tiara = Coral hairpin + Silver platter
- Dogsbody's hood = Coral hairpin + Bandana + Tough guy tattoo
- Dogsbody's vest = Coral hairpin + Plain clothes + Bandit mail
- An accessory carved from a beautiful piece of coral. (Description of the coral hairpin in Dragon Quest VIII.)