5 Playful Ways To Update Your Bun

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Although the classic ballerina and tossed-up top knot are always go-tos for quick and chic updo styles, the bun continues to reinvent itself season after season beyond these standard options. Add a braid, a little off-kilter placement, intertwine an extra twist or knot, give it a little tease, and the bun is transformed into a daytime accessory or one ready to carry you into a night out.

Read on for five of our favorite of-the-moment buns, with instructions for creating them at home.