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D is for DIY

D is for DIY

Hardly any time to get ready? Try one of these crazy fast and chic hair hacks and be ready in no time.

The Modern Messy Bun

This off duty ballerina bun will make you look perfectly polished in as little as 10 minutes. 

Step 1

Pull your hair into a high pony and place a headband about an inch from your hairline. If your hair looks a little greasy add some dry shampoo to the roots beforehand. 

Step 2

Wrap the length of your pony into a bun, twisting as you go and secure with a bobble and/or bobby pins. 

Step 3

Using the end of a tail comb (or a pencil if you don't have one) to evenly lift the section of hair between the headband and your bun for volume. Finish off with some hairspray and your ready to go. Effortless chic!


The Twist-and-Pin

Give you down do' an easy upgrade. 

Step 1

Section out a small one inch piece of hair from one side and twist it away from your face. If your feeling daring have a go at a simple plait or even a French plait. If your hair is fine then back comb the section slightly and add some hairspray to give it a little extra hold. 

Step 2

Secure the section with a bobby pin, then place a second pin in a criss-cross way  to create an 'X' shape, finish with hair spray.


The Knotted Low Bun

Show off with an unexpected twist with this quick and easy braided bun. 

Step 1

Pull hair into a low pony and secure with a bobble then loosely plait the length of your hair and secure with a clear elastic.

Step 2

Wrap the plait around the base of your pony tail like you would a bun, tucking in the ends of the hair with bobby pins. Secure with a little hairspray.