Twisted Bun Tutorial

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Today I am excited to share with you one of my favorite go-to hairstyles! I love this 5 minutes or less updo because it is the easiest thing to do when I jump out of the shower. Truth be told, all my hairstyles are five minutes or less due to necessity. I have a tendency to A) get tired of taking a long time to get ready and B) sleep in so I don’t even have the time.
The other day I picked up a new brush while I was at Walgreens. I am a sucker for new hairbrushes and I just couldn’t help myself! I love the Goody Quikstyle hairbrush because it has microfiber bristles that help dry my hair while I brush. It is perfect for this look because I can go straight from the shower to this updo because the Goody Quikstyle brush makes my hair not drippy! I have thick hair so this brush is my new best friend. If you have thinner hair that is more prone to tangles (and/or children,) I suggest grabbing the Goody Tanglefix brush for this look! It has super flexible bristles that smooth tangles out without tears – even your littles can brush their own hair! Right now you can get them both – buy one get one free at participating Walgreens while supplies last! It is available in select stores so you may want to call ahead to make sure your store is offering the deal (you must use your Walgreens Balance Rewards card to get the promotional BOGO offer. Valid 9/28/14 – 11/01/14)
– Goody Quikstyle Hairbrush
– Bobby Pins
– Black Hair Tie 
– Hairspray 
1. Brush your hair into a part. 
2. Separate bangs into two chunks and begin twisting. Add new hair to the bottom chunk each time. 
3. Continue twisting around your head. 
4. Pull into a side ponytail and twist up into a bun. Secure with a black hair tie. 
5. Loosen your hair to make it look not at tight to your head by pulling gently on the twists. 
6. Secure with bobby pins and hairspray
7. Enjoy! 


Author: Elizabeth Mayberry

  • a very cute look ๐Ÿ™‚

  • This looks so cute and easy! I'll definitely be trying it today or tomorrow ๐Ÿ™‚

  • cute!! I wouldn't be able to make it look this easy, but cute!

  • This would be perfect for rehearsals when we have choreography. Thanks for sharing!

  • Totally! I do it all the time – I am sure you have seen it all around the blog!

  • Thanks! It is so easy too, that is why I love it!

  • It might take a couple times to get it but it is really easier than it looks!

  • You are so welcome! Be sure to instagram it and tag me!!! I want to be able to comment love all over it!

  • So cute!! I love how easy this is. I've been wanting to learn this hairstyle forever, so I'm really glad you shared it. I'm going to try it!

  • You got it! ๐Ÿ™‚

  • You are just too cute! Cute hair style!

  • Adorable! — both you and the hair. I love quick and chic hairstyles!

  • Kendall Ashley

    Cute! Love it!

  • Martha Kate Stainsby

    Just adorable. Love it and have loved your blog!! Xoxo MK

  • dani

    I love a good updo! Very very cute!! ๐Ÿ™‚

  • You can totally do it! It might take a couple tries but I can do it with my eyes closed now!

  • Hey guess what! I just tried it and it turned out so good ๐Ÿ™‚ Thanks for the tutorial!

  • You are just adorable! I love finding new brushes that help manage my crazy hair! I do a similar style but instead of a twist, I french braid the sides. I will be trying a twist next time for sure!!

  • You're so adorable!

  • Love it! Definitely trying this out.

  • neivelouise

    Love it! Totally trying this out!


    Oh my gosh you're so adorable! Thanks for the tutorial, looks great! PS, I totally have that hairbrush ๐Ÿ™‚

  • um yes!!! Please take an instagram and tag me so I can comment love all over it!

  • Yay! Let me know how it turns out!

  • It is pretty wonderful ๐Ÿ™‚ and thanks so much!

  • I should have taken a picture! I will do it again this week ๐Ÿ™‚

  • I love how simple, easy, and elegant this is! Can't wait to try!

  • Um, this is spectacular. I'm so doing this tomorrow morning, and possibly every day for the rest of my life.