Posts tagged "buns"

Hair Dos: 20 Ways To Pull Back Your Hair On Hot Days

Hallelujah, beautiful, balmy weather has arrived! Yesterday, the temps in New York City reached optimal levels (in my opinion) and I celebrated by drinking beers on my roof and cultivating a patchy base tan. The only downfall to this arrival of summer weather is how hot I get when my hair is down -- but…
By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / May 27, 2014

Real Girls, Real Hair: Beautiful Buns

Having dreamy long hair can be great, but it can also be a huge frustration. Hair always getting in your face, stuck in your yogurt or in your mouth? Yeah, we feel you. That's why we advocate on behalf of the hair bun. Otherwise known as the "updo," a simple bun is an elegant alternative…
By: Julie Gerstein / January 23, 2013

Hair Personality: Which Bun Are You?

If you lack the manual dexterity to braid your hair into fishtails or pretzels, you're in luck. After years in the top spot, the braid has a challenger that's far more attainable: the bun. No, it's not new—Athenian women wore the style back in ancient Greece—but the bun has been popping…
By: Catherine Strawn / December 4, 2012

One Man’s Opinion On The Sock Bun

I recently because rather obsessed with the Sock Bun, a method of styling your hair into a bun that, yes, involves a sock. Basically, you snip off the toe of an old sock and then roll the sock into a donut shape. Then you put your hair in a ponytail, slip the tail through the…
By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / March 2, 2012

Hair Dos: 10 Beautiful Buns & Tucks

When I'm not busy picking bald patches into my scalp, I like to look at hair tutorials and screw around with my locks. On days when I wake up with weird cowlicks or greasy roots, I usually pull it back into a sloppy bun, but I'd like…
By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / December 5, 2011