12 Easy Holiday Hairstyle Ideas
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Holiday parties, family festivities, religious services—there’s a lot going on this time of year, and a lot of hairstyles to keep up with throughout it all. The exciting part: There’s no reason not to have fun with your hair during the holiday season. With a full social calendar, here are the hairstyles worth the effort, from the stunningly simple to the highly accessorized.

1. Sleek Bun

For a look similar to Zendaya’s, pull the bun low and add loads of shine spray to make it feel extra slick and chic.

2. The Tinsel-Tail

Christmas enthusiasts, look no further than Kacey Musgraves’s show-stopping, tinsel-embellished ponytail.

3. Hippie Half-Up

Textured waves with a little volume on top make Margaret Qualley’s half-up hair special enough for just about every holiday occasion.

4. Bombshell Waves


A deep side part adds drama to Jessica Alba’s loose yet structured waves.

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5. Straight and Shiny

Shay Mitchell’s style toes the line between cool for a party and appropriate for a religious service.

6. The Bubble Ponytail

A long pony sectioned off by pretty ribbons, like Tessa Thompson’s, is like a present in itself.

7. Embellished Updo

Now’s the time to break out your most elaborate headband, á la Ashley Graham at this year’s Harper’s Bazaar Icons party.

8. A Festive Bow

Velvet gives a half-up or full ponytail instant party appeal.

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9. A Low Braid

Gigi Hadid’s simple braid at the nape of the neck is easily copy-able, and allows for showing off a new dress or sparkly jewelry.

10. Simple Headband

Show off natural texture with an understated velvet headband, like Julia Garner.

11. The Scrunchie-Bun

Scrunchies are undeniably back—and feel totally festive wrapped around a voluminous bun.

This article originally appeared on Harper’s BAZAAR US.

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