Why wear one trend when you can wear two?
It’s time for a hair mashup! This time around, we’re combining the ever-functional braid and bun to create an easy, youthful hairstyle. This cool mix of styles is a fun way to upgrade a classic look ever-so-slightly by creating a braided half-up bun that’s all about its signature middle part.
But that’s not all: Within this look, you’ll also be showcasing your long or medium-length hair that cascades by your side. That’s a whole lotta hairstyles going on! But despite the many styling possibilities, it’s actually pretty easy to create and one we could see functioning as a fun style for your upcoming spring break rumpus, weekend adventure or casual brunch with your girls. Ready to try out this playful style in your hair? Read on to check out how you can rock this youthful hair mashup in just six simple steps.
Tutorial: Braided Half-Up Bun Combo
Start with clean hair.
Apply some sea salt spray.
Create your part.
Create your braid.
Create your bun.
Secure your bun.
Looking for more styles like this braided half-up bun? Check out how to create this chic half-up woven hairstyle.