A Guide To 25 Bun Hairstyles For Every Length & Occasion

Written by Lopa KOct 03, 2022
A Guide to 25 Bun Hairstyles for Every Length & Occasion

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A bun hairstyle suits every mood, outfit and occasion. Whether it’s your wedding or a meeting, just tie up your hair and you’re good to go. So, we are now going to take a look at some buns for every hair length.  

A bun hairstyle is the easiest way to change up your look. You can go all out for it and add gajras and jewels or look effortlessly chic with a messy bun. Well, let’s take a look at some hairstyles for every occasion

Ultimate Bun Hairstyle Guide   

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1. Messy bun with headband   

This easy hairstyle is for all the lazy girls out there. Still want to look gorgeous? Just gather your hair in a messy bun and accessorise it with a headband and you’re good to go! 

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2. High bun with scarf  

This is another easy bun which is perfect for busy girls. Gather your hair at the top and tie it in a bun. Then kick things up a notch by wrapping a hair scarf around the bun and you’re ready to roll! 

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3. Half up, half down space buns   

Simple, relaxed and chic - this half up, half down space buns is everything you need to look stylish. Divide your hair into two sides. Then take half of the hair on each side and tie them into a bun. You can also style your hair in beach waves to add some texture. 

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4. Quick low bun  

This elegant look is not only quick but elevates your party bun hairstyle for saree. Just pull back your hair at the nape of your neck and fasten it as you would for a ponytail. Now, instead of pulling all your hair out of the hair tie, leave half of it in and wrap the rest over the hair tie and fix it with a pin under your bun. 

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5. Effortless top knot   

Top knots are a girl’s best friend! It’s an easy updo that doesn’t require much effort. The best part about this? The messier, the better! Gather your hair with your fingers and tie it on top. And that’s why we don’t see this hairstyle losing its charm anytime soon! 

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6. Double knots for short hair   

Looking for some inspo for short hair? Then, you will love this double knot hairstyle that looks pretty on short hair. It’s easy and cute. Divide your hair in two and tie each section into tiny buns at the nape of your neck. 

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7. Low bun for short hair  

Low buns are perfect for classy events, office meetings or any formal occasion. This one adds volume to your hair and makes it appear longer. Tie your bun at the nape of your neck and pull out a few strands in front to frame your face. 

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8. Nape-tuck bun for short hair   

Finally having a date night? Instead of leaving your hair open, go for this fabulous and simple nape-tuck bun. Just tuck the bun inward before tying it. And don't fret about the strands that don’t reach the bun, it just adds to the charm. 

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9. Messy half bun for short hair  

Running late in the morning or having a bad hair day? Well, then the messy half bun is just for you. Just take the front half of your hair and secure it in a messy bun and that’s it - quite simple, right? 

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10. Textured bun for short hair   

The main star of this bun is the textured hair. Start off by curling your hair into beach waves. Once done, then simply wrap your hair in a low, twisted bun and you’re good to go! 

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11. Boho buns for medium hair   

This hairstyle adds a cute and fun twist to your hair, literally. Divide your hair in two. Take one side and start twisting it. Then take the twisted hair and coil them around till they form a bun and pin it. Do it on the other side as well and you’re done. 

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12. Back braided bun for medium hair  

Right from the braid at the back to the twisted high bun, this hairstyle is simply enchanting. Take a section of hair at the back and braid them backwards till you reach the top. Then gather the rest of your hair and bun it. 

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13. Braided top knot for medium hair   

This hairstyle brings together two of our favourite things - top knots and braids! Start off with a sky-high ponytail — think Ariana Grande. Then braid the ponytail, and coil it around the base and pin it in place. 

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14. Sleek and twisted bun for medium hair   

Greasy hair and still want to rule the world? Well, this sleek and twisted hairstyle is just what you need. Just divide your hair in two and tie them together into a knot. Then coil one section around the base, followed by the other section and pin them. That’s it! 

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15. Messy voluminous bun for medium hair   

You don’t need a reason to look pretty, do you? So, all the lovelies with medium length hair, try out this messy, voluminous low bun to add that fun touch to your mane. Make sure to keep it loose and untidy to add some character to it! 

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16. Fun space buns for long hair  

Space buns have all our hearts and we’re digging this double retention of a hair bun for long hair which also gives the illusion of a longer face. Divide your hair in two and turn them into two messy buns on the top of your head. 

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17. Sleek low bun for long hair  

Late morning and no time to wash your hair? No worries. Just twist and tie your mane in this uber cool and sleek low bun that makes your hair look classy and elegant. An easy tip is to loosely twist your hair to give volume to your bun. 

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18. Twisted double bun for long hair   

From the loose French braid detailing in the front, to the cute twisted double buns at the back, this bridal bun hairstyle is simply stunning. Divide your hair and French braid each side. Then coil each side into a low bun and pin them. 

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19. Braided bun for long hair   

The bewitching braid perfectly works with long hair and adds layers to your hairstyle. You can braid one side till you reach the back. Then add the rest of the hair and keep braiding to the end. Coil the braid till it forms a bun and secure it with pins. 

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20. Relaxed, messy bun for long hair  

For those lazy, laid back days, when your hair feels messy and you don’t feel like trying too hard, this bun is all you need! It’s relaxed and easy and looks amazing on long hair. Just pull out strands of hair after you pin the bun and you’re good to go.  

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21. Intricate fishtail bun for wedding   

The big fat Indian wedding comes with hundreds of pre-wedding festivities and as the bride-to-be, you have to look fab in them all. The fishtail detailing is perfect for Indian bun hairstyles for saree. Start from the centre and create a fishtail braid. Then wrap it at the nape of your neck and pin it.  

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22. Accessorized low bun for wedding  

Adding accessories to your hair is the easiest way to elevate a twisted bun. So, for your pre-wedding functions, get your hands on some bejewelled and embellished hair pins and accessories to make even the simplest buns pretty. 

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23. Side braid bun for brides 

For your big day, under all the chunnis and veils, make sure your hair looks gorgeous with a braided bun that come with a side French braid or twisted braid. This will help hold any accessory you might want to add, or it looks beautiful as it is. 

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24. Twisted bun with Gajra for brides-to-be   

Now, no Indian bride can ever go wrong with a gorgeous gajra in her hair. So, even if you wish to go for a simple, twisted bun on your wedding, pin a fresh flower garland on top of it and you’re good to go!  

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25. Bejeweled updos for brides 

If you don’t want a gajra look, try this bun hairstyle for wedding. The textured bun with the jewelled pins on the top adds a simple yet classy touch to your look and makes it a must-try hairstyle for all brides-to-be! 

Well, there you have it — bun hairstyles for every hair length and occasion. So, say goodbye to boring ponytails and tie your hair up. 

Lopa K

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