Updated December 16th, 2023 at 20:24 IST

Twisted bun to braids: 5 DIY hairstyles you must try this holiday season

Here we are with some simple yet sophisticated DIY holiday hairstyles that you can ace at home, instead of sticking to your old hairstyle.

Reported by: Republic Lifestyle Desk
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The holiday season is here and so is the time to attend back-to-back events and get-togethers. During this time, everyone wants to look their best in terms of outfit, makeup and footwear, but we shouldn't overlook our greatest asset—our hair. So here we are with some simple yet sophisticated DIY holiday hairstyles that you can ace at home, instead of sticking to your old hairstyle. Brace yourself to shine at every event with these underrated yet gorgeous styles that can be done at home.

Classic Twisted Bun

Pull your hair back into a low ponytail and fasten it with a hair tie. Separate the ponytail into two halves, then twist each part in the same way. Now, create a bun by encircling the twisted portions around one another. For a look to compliment a traditional ensemble, secure the hairstyle with bobby pins and release a few strands in the front. This is ideal for several events and gatherings since it goes well with anything, from cosy sweaters to party dresses.

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Braided Beauty

Part your hair in the centre to start. continue with a basic three-strand braid with a tiny portion of hair from one side. To make a Dutch braid that reaches your hairline, braid in extra hair from the outside portions as you go. Repeat the procedure on the opposite side After both braids are finished, tie them with a hair tie at the back of your head. This braided style is perfect for festive events since it gives your attire such as a Lucknowi Chikkankari suit or Salwar-Kameez, a sophisticated touch.

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Floral Fantasy

Start by braiding your hair overnight or using a curling iron to create loose waves in it. As soon as your waves are ready, collect a tiny portion from the front and braid it loosely, pinning it in place at the back. Now, add a whimsical touch by tucking tiny flowers or floral accessories around the braided part. This bohemian-inspired hairdo is ideal for any holiday occasion since it goes well with both traditional and modern attire.

Stunning Jada for Long Locks

If you have long hair, then it is your go-to hairstyle. Make a centre parting in your hair and style it into two high ponytails on each side. Begin braiding every ponytail strand, then fasten the ends with traditional Jada pins or vibrant hair ties. Let your braids fall naturally down your back for a stately and elegant appearance. This look looks great with silk sarees and is sure to draw attention at any holiday party.

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The Half-Up, Half-Down

Combine the grace of an updo with the ease of flowing hair to create a majestic appearance. To add volume and structure to your hair, start by curling it. Next, remove a little portion of hair from the top of each ear on either side of your head, and tie or pin it back with an ornamental hairpin. This sleek and elegant look showcases the beauty of your hair in a half-up, half-down style.

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Published December 16th, 2023 at 20:24 IST

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