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How to get an imperfectly perfect messy bun

Get an Imperfectly Perfect Messy Bun

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These are the only kind of buns I do other than sock buns! They're so easy to do and perfect for a bad hair day! (I have a lot of those)

Start with your hair

Start with your hair

Put a hair tie on the hand you put up with ponytails, as if you were putting your hair in a ponytail

Put a hair tie on the hand you put up with ponytails, as if you were putting your hair in a ponytail

Pull all your hair back where you want your bun to be

Pull all your hair back where you want your bun to be

Bring the hair tie over and make a loop with your hair, twist the hair tie as if you were doing a ponytail again. DO NOT LET GO OF THE HAIR TIE

Bring the hair tie over and make a loop with your hair, twist the hair tie as if you were doing a ponytail again. DO NOT LET GO OF THE HAIR TIE

Gather all the excess hair. Wrap it around the bun.

Gather all the excess hair. Wrap it around the bun.

Secure with the rest of the hair tie. (*click photo for full picture*)

Secure with the rest of the hair tie. (*click photo for full picture*)

Messy bun!

  • Hair tie
  • Bobby pins (depending on your hair)