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34 New Ways to Wear Your Hair this Holiday Season

  • 34 New Ways to Wear Your Hair this Holiday Season
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  • Cintia Dicker Beauty Blitz
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    A low-slung side braid from Beauty Blitz.

  • Emily Schuman Cupcakes And Cashmere
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    A messy French Twist from Cupcakes & Cashmere.

  • Sexy Stunners Ashley Olsen
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    A curly-haired Olsen from Sexy Stunners.

  • Carey Mulligan HopscotchGrace
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    Secure your chignon at the nape of your neck a la Carey Mulligan on HopscotchGrace's board.

  • Glamour Magazine Rose Byrne
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    Embrace your hair's natural texture, as seen on Glamour's Pinterest board

  • Marion Cotillard Retro
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    Go retro like Marion Cotillard!

  • Rumi Neely Black Bow
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    Polish up messy hair with a delicate black ribbon, as seen on Rumi Neely's beauty board.

  • OscarPRGirl Altuzarra
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    Don't be afraid to lacquer on the hairspray for a super shiny finish, as pinned by OscarPRGirl.

  • The Beauty Department
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    Holiday needn't mean fancy! A messy topknot feels fresh with a bold lip, as seen on The Beauty Department.

  • Obaz Braided Fishtails Braids
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    Who says less is more? Go ahead and braid your braids together!

  • Emma Stone Bobby Pins
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    Bobby pins don't have to be functional. Use a contrasting color as an accessory, like Emma Stone.

  • Kristen Ess
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    Makeup artist Kristen Ess pinned this textured, side-swept bun, a great option for third day hair.

  • Big Pompadour
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    Turn double buns into a voluminous pompadour by rolling them around the sides of your head, like this look from Mane and Chic.

  • Bumble and bumble sleek pony red lip
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    Play with volume by slicking down the sides of a polished ponytail while backcombing the top, like this one from Bumble and bumble.

  • Jenna Allyn Faux Bob
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    That faux bob you've been meaning to try out? Now's the time. Follow Jenna Allyn's lead and pair with a strong berry lip.

  • Blake Lively Vogue UK
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    Use dry shampoo throughout the lenghts of your hair (not just the roots) to give a blowout second day texture, as seen on Blake Livley via Vogue UK.

  • Brooklyn Decker Fake Undercut
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    Sweep all your hair to one side, fake an undercut, and add spikes. Brooklyn Decker proves that punky hair can look ladylike, too.

  • Total Beauty Frizz Braid
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    Is frizz your number one problem? Total Beauty says embrace it—we agree.

  • Hair Romance Polished Ponytail
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    Need to look put together in under 30 seconds? Wrap a piece of hair around your ponytail for the ultimate polish suggests Hair Romance.

  • Black Headband Big Blonde Hair
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    Elle Netherland's pin makes a wonderful case for extensions.

  • NastyGal Vintage Chanel
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    Before there was Miley, NastyGal reminds us that there was Chanel. Double buns dont necessarily mean rave.

  • Glamourai Beach Waves
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    Missing summer? Go ahead, break out the surf spray to score Kelly Framel's beachy waves.

  • Lauren Santo Domingo Abbey Lee Kershaw
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    Abbey Lee Kershaw shows off dreamy second day texture. Turns out, even former Vogue-ette Lauren Santo Domingo embraces flyaways—at least on Pinterest.

  • Alexandra Spencer 4th and Bleecker
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    An new twist on an old classic, 4th & Bleecker's Alexandra Spencer makes her half up, half down style feel fresh with a tousled part and bun.

  • Oh Joy Pin Curls
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    Not into tousled? Try an artfully pinned updo like this one from Oh Joy.

  • Into The Gloss Braid Crown Wine Lip
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    All it takes to turn summer's go-to crown of braids winter ready is a deep wine lip, like this look on Into The Gloss' inspiring board.

  • Jenny Vorwaller Low Ponytail Ribbon
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    Artist Jenny Vorwaller's pin proves there's no easier way to dress up a ponytail than with a satin ribbon

  • Daily Makeover Horizontal Braid
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    Thank Daily Makeover for suggesting you think outside the box and wrap your braid across your head horizontally, instead of letting it drape vertically.

  • Selena Gomez Side Braid
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    Use plenty of product—dry shampoo, texturizing spray, and mousse—to build an epic side braid like Selena Gomez's.

  • Serge Normant
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    You don't need a runway to wear Rodarte's FW/13 hair, as pinned by Serge Normant.

  • Fishtail Braid
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    Follow Cup of Jo's lead and leave almost as much hair out of your fishtail braid as in.

  • Braid Headband
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    Use your own hair to braid a headband, like this bohemian look from Allure.

  • Rahua French Twist Ponytail
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    Instead of twisting your French braid up, let the ends fall into a ponytail, as seen on Rahua's Pinterest board.

There’s no better time to try out that new red lip or experimental hair ‘do than the jam-packed holiday party season. With one event after another, you can throw your hair up for formal office parties, try it teased for cocktails, or wrap a bow around your ponytail for family gatherings. Above, we’ve pulled 34 of our favorite looks from some of Pinterest’s most inspiring beauty boards.

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