6 Easy Topknots for Any Occasion
No time to blow out your hair? Toss your strands into a bun: These fun and easy hairstyles will help you pull off a last-minute look that feels styled and chic enough for both a day at the office or a night on the town.
Easy Criss-Cross Topknot
This simple style takes the standard high bun from messy to fashionable. Just a few easy-to-master steps and a couple of bobby pins add a little something special, so you’ll feel polished without the usual fuss and rush.
Photo and Style from Popcosmo (Photo by Erin Trimble). See the full tutorial here.
Perfect Holiday Topknot
While this bun serves as a fun party updo, it’s a classic style that’s suitable for everyday wear too. Start with a tight, high ponytail to achieve a sleek and professional look that has all the benefits of the easy topknot.
Photo and style by Small Fry Blog, guest post on One Good Thing. See the full tutorial here.
Upside Down Braided Bun
A loose and subtle braid that climbs up the back of your head makes a standard bun more appropriate for a day at the office or an evening out with friends. This simple trick is perfect for disguising a bad hair day and it’ll get you props at the office for your style know-how.
Photo and style by Irrelephant. See the full tutorial here.
Simple, Full Topknot
This simple tutorial will help you create a full, thick bun—even if you have thin, fine hair. Just one quick step (spoiler: backcombing), a few bobby pins, and a little hairspray will have you rocking a ballerina bun with confidence.
Photo and style from Lovely Blonde Closet. See the full tutorial here.