Half bun or hun (as it is affectionately called) remains to be one of the chicest and most fuss-free hairstyles ever. The best part? It can be styled in a million different ways. Today, we’ve got you an elegant and romantic version of this chic bun that you’re absolutely going to love. Any guesses? It’s called the braided half bun!

With summer upon us, it’s the perfect time to give this hairdo a try. Fancy yourself a braided half bun? Here’s a step-by-guide to help you get started:


How to

How to

Step 1: Detangle your hair and create a centre parting

Step 2: Take the left section from above the ear and make a Dutch braid - taking hair strands as you go. Braid this section till the back of your head, secure with a clear hair tie and clamp with a clip

Step 3: Repeat the same on the right section and secure it with a hair tie

Step 4: Unclamp the left braided section and merge with the right section. Wrap it into a flat bun and secure with bobby pins

Step 5: Style the rest of your hair in soft curls and finish with a spritz of hairspray to keep it in place.