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DIY Wedding Hair Chignon

6 Dec

This DIY tutorial from Marth Stewart Weddings is a great way to try new hairstyles for bridal showers, bachelorette parties, or even a low key- not too fussy wedding. Creating a side Chignon looks relatively easy in this tutorial so make sure to practice once before the big day!

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   1. Using a round brush, blow-dry hair smooth and straight, focusing on the top sections.

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2.Once dry, use a large-barrel curling iron to create waves from the ears down.

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 3. Build height and volume at the crown by teasing hair gently with a fine-tooth comb.

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4.Gather hair into a low ponytail. Twist it along the nape of your neck, pinning as you go.

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5. Once you reach your ear, shape the remaining hair into curls, and pin them back over the twist.

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6.To add texture, gently curl and scrunch the wispy ends with your fingertips.

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7. Spritz strands in place

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Credit: Martha Stewart Weddings