10 Festive Updos For Curly Haired Girls
When you have a head full of curls, it’s easy to fall into a hair rut and style your strands exactly the same way every single day. While there’s nothing wrong with a tried-and-true 'do, occasionally you need something a little dressier. Just like a bold red lipstick can amplify your entire makeup look, a trendy updo does the same thing for your hair. No matter if you have a cocktail party, a December wedding, or simply want to ring in the New Year looking fierce, check out these holiday-approved styles that are guaranteed to put you on everyone’s nice list.
Separate hair into three sections and create three buns. Tying them close together will create an illusion of one, more intricate updo.
Stacking skinny black headbands infuses a touch of refinement into an undone up style.
This classic ‘do is like a little black dress: Chic and always in style.
If you’re more low maintenance, try sweeping curls off your neck and securing them in an jumbo knot at the crown of your head. Put on a pair of statement earrings to instantly infuse your style with effortless elegance.
Talk about double trouble. To ensure your braids are more sophisticated than schoolyard, opt for an oversized style like this one. Check out the tutorial here.
Spice up your go-to pony by teasing the roots at the crown of the head for extra height and glamour.
While this may not look like an updo, it actually is! Transform longer locks into a cropped ‘do by watching this tutorial from The Southern Gloss.
Bobby Pin Details
You’ll be turning heads all night by accessorizing your coils with creatively placed bobby pins.
Glitz up twisted strands with sparkly pins.
This isn’t your average milkmaid style. Make two fishtail braids then crisscross them on top of your head and pin. Leave out a few curls to soften the look.