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The Perfect Ballet Bun

The Perfect Ballet Bun

How to make a Ballet Bun We call this a “Ballerina Bun” or a “Ballet Bun” at our house. I’ve also heard these buns called Dance Buns, Sock Buns, Donut Buns, Bun Molds, a Chignon, and Figure Skating Buns. I know some people make these with a rolled up sock …

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French Braids And A Messy Braid Bun

French Braids And A Messy Braid Bun

Make a box on top of her head. Split it in 2 and french braid both sections in opposite directions. You’ll have to ignore the crown here, LOL. It was a dress-up day at school and of course, she wanted to be a princess (what else?) Sometime soon I’ll do …

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2 Half-Knots With A Messy Pony

2 Half-Knots With A Messy Pony

Part the top to the side or middle, then part all the way across her head forming two sections. Pull the rest of the hair back into a pony and don’t pull through all the way the last time through the elastic. (As you can see, her shirt is wet. …

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Twist To The Side Hairstyle

Twist To The Side Hairstyle

A cute hairstyle, twists to the side! Start off with a diagonal part. Like this………….. Add two ponies in the front, on both sides of the part. Cross them……… And, cross them again, making a twist. Make two more ponies, below the first ones, and add the hair from the …

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Belle Hairstyle Tutorial, Beauty And The Beast Inspired

This Belle hair tutorial is inspired by Disney’s new “Beauty And The Beast.”  A beautiful half up hairstyle which is worn with the gorgeous yellow ball gown in the dancing scene with the Beast. We are so excited for the new live action Beauty and the Beast Disney movie coming …

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Twist Worms, A Bun, And A Dragonfly!!

Twist Worms, A Bun, And A Dragonfly!!

First of all, before the hairstyle….. Have any of you heard of ribbon sculpting? I never knew there was such a thing. Holy cow, I’ve been shown a whole new world and I am blown away with what can be made using ribbon!! It truly is an art! My favorite …

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The Basket Weave

The Basket Weave

I’m trying the pictures only version today. I think my written instructions confuse more than they help most of the time. 🙂 Let me know which way you prefer for future posts (if you have a preference.) I deleted a couple of pictures, dang it. I guess I’ll be writing …

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When You Forget To Set Your Alarm……

When You Forget To Set Your Alarm......

You have to work with what you have! This whole alarm catastrophe happened the day after our picture day hairdo. Basically, we had the little french braid in the front and a tangled mess in the back to work with. Now normally, I wouldn’t even post something like this. BUT, …

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3 Minute Updo!

3 Minute Updo!

A Cute Twist Hairstyle, An Easy Updo We love this twisted updo because it is super easy and quick. You can literally create this up style is less than 3 minutes! The best part….. there are no braiding skills required.  Anyone can do this one (although you will probably need …

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Dad Does Hair, Spinning Bun Hairstyle

Dad Does Hair, Spinning Bun Hairstyle

While I was out of town recently “The Princess” had an event to go to where she needed to wear a bun.  Coincidently her dad remembered seeing a video on Facebook awhile ago, showing how to make a bun by the subject spinning as the hair was magically twisted and formed …

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Pull Through Woven Bun Updo Hairstyle

In this week’s hairstyle tutorial we are showing yet another variation of the “multi strand pull through braid ponytail” which we posted a few weeks ago. While working with this braid, we noticed the pretty “sideways fishtail” design that was created when each layer of the ponytail was opened up and …

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We’ve Been Knotty!!!

We've Been Knotty!!!

This post is to show a few of the MANY things you can do with knots. I have a few more knot styles sitting in my hair folder. But, I’m saving them for another time. (I wouldn’t want you to get knot overload!!) And, a little note: I put these …

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7 Ways To Make A Bun Using A Hair Donut!

Today we are sharing 7 cute and easy bun hairstyles which were created using a hair donut, bun shaper, or bun maker! An entire week of hair ideas in one video! These buns would be perfect hairstyles for dance, figure skating, ballet, gymnastics, school, sports, recitals, communions, proms, homecoming, church, …

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An Easter Dress And Fancy Easter Hair !

An Easter Dress And Fancy Easter Hair !

A Fancy Princess Updo! Begin by making a ponytail, leaving out about an inch and a half of hair all the way around.Now make sections in the hair you left out all the way around her head. Make the parts however you want them. I did some triangle type thingys, …

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Cinderella Hairstyle, Princess Hairstyles

Cinderella Hairstyle, Princess Hairstyles

A hairstyle literally fit for a Princess!  A Cinderella hairstyle tutorial.  Hey guys!  As part of our “Halloween hairstyles series” this month, we wanted to add another style to our Disney Princess Hairstyles collection. We decided on a beautiful Cinderella inspired updo. Anyone planning on dressing up as Cinderella for Halloween this …

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Topsy Tail Bubble Faux Hawk Tutorial, Dance Hairstyles

We hope you love this easy bubble faux hawk!  This hairstyle would be great for dance, cheer leading, gymnastics, sports, figure skating, school, Prom, church, etc. My daughter is on a dance team and wears a faux hawk hairstyle regularly to competitions, so we have tried several different ways of …

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Gymnastics Hairstyle – Rainbow Elastic Braids

Gymnastics Hairstyle - Rainbow Elastic Braids

This one was done last summer. I wanted to look at something summery today since it’s been SNOWING where I live lately, ugh! I think this hairstyle would be great for a gymnastic competition! I got the idea for the partings on this one from one of my readers hairstyles. …

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A Bun With Two Chains

A Bun With Two Chains

This is one of my absolute favorites! I’ve found this works best when the hair is really wet. It makes it easier to smooth and tie. Start by making a part on the top of her head. I chose a side part, you can do it in the middle if …

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Football Hairstyle

Football Hairstyle

A Hairstyle For Sports Fans! Admittingly, I don’t really follow Football that closely, but when Super Bowl season comes around, I can’t help but get a little excited over all the hype.  And, even if you don’t necessarily like football…. how could you not like football hair!?  🙂 One day last week …

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