10 Stunning Bun Hairstyles For Lehengas That You’ll Love!

Written by Nisha ShahNov 16, 2022
10 stunning bun hairstyles for lehengas that you’ll love!

We don’t know about you, but ever since the pandemic restrictions began to lift, we have been dying to attend a wedding or two and are eager to attend every social event that comes our way! And when we talk about attending weddings, how can we not talk about a lehenga? Lehengas are all the rage right now, and with the wedding season back in full swing, we’ve been eyeing the prettiest lehengas to don for the next few months. If you are, too, join the bandwagon! Along with choosing the most stunning lehengas, have you spared a thought for what hairstyles to style with them? Leave those simple hairdos behind, for we have these gorgeous bun hairstyles for lehengas for you! For the next event you need to attend, try out one of these and rock your ethnic look. Keep reading for major hairstyle inspo!


Messy bun

Donut bun

This bun hairstyle for lehengas is one of a kind, and there’s a good reason why. Chic, trendy and attractive, this hairstyle suits every kind of wedding function dress – whether it’s a haldi function or the wedding event. If you love buns but do not want a super neat one, then this messy bun is definitely for you. It looks super glam with a lehenga, and you can make it even better with elaborate hair accessories. It’s definitely worth bookmarking for all the bridesmaids out there! P.S Curly girls must definitely try out this stunning hairdo!


Sleek low bun

Donut bun

In striking contrast to the messy bun, this bun hairstyle for lehengas is for those times when you want to go for a more neat and put-together look. Equal parts immaculate and fresh, the simplicity in this hairstyle takes your entire look to a whole new level of awesomeness. If you find yourself itching to try this hairstyle, we suggest you keep a hair gel handy to keep the frizz and flyaways away. Elevate the look with statement jewellery.


Twisted bun

Donut bun

If you are that bridesmaid who is planning to don a quirky, fun lehenga at her bestie’s wedding, then this bun hairstyle for lehengas is going to be interesting for you! No frills and super stylish, this hairstyle is attractive yet simple. Try it with a fun lehenga to balance out the outfit. If you’re planning on donning a neutral-toned lehenga, you can still try out this bun for your look. Just add some hair accessories to complete the look. Don’t forget to use a hairspray like the TRESemmé Compressed Micro Mist Invisible Hold Natural Finish Texture Hold Level 1 Hair Spray after the hairstyle is done to set it well.


Chignon bun

Donut bun

This one is yet another sophisticated bun hairstyle for lehengas that looks gorgeous on every woman for every type of outfit. The name of this hairstyle comes from the French phrase ‘chignon du cou,’ which means nape of the neck. Easy to master and a perfect match for just about any occasion, this modern and classy bun can be achieved with a hair doughnut if your hair is short and thin. Add flowers or pearls to your chignon to dress it up, and it’ll go perfectly with your lehenga.


High bun

Donut bun

Here’s a classic bun hairstyle for lehengas that is much-loved for its simplicity and elegance. From a 25-year-old to a 40-year-old, this bun hairstyle is for everyone! Along with a high bun, height can be added to this hairstyle by adding some volume in the front. However, this isn’t a hairstyle you can do on your own easily. You’ll need to visit a salon for this one.


Puffy crown and highlighted curls

Donut bun

Now this one’s a bun hairstyle apt for the mother of the bride or the groom. This bun hairstyle for lehengas is apt for sarees as well. It combines beautiful curls with a high puffy crown. Accessorise it with flowers for a graceful finish.


Retro side bun

Donut bun

Feel like going all retro for your bun hairstyle to pair with your lehenga? Then this one’s perfect for you. This one’s not your regular bun; it’s a super retro bun with retro waves that characterise the whole look. Since it’s a side bun, you can use statement earrings to accentuate the look.


Side French bun with flowers

Donut bun

For a beautiful traditional lehenga, this bun hairstyle for lehengas is super elegant and can enhance your outfit multifold. A kind of a bouquet hairstyle, this side French bun is chic and trendy. Since all your hair is combed back and knotted in a bun, this style looks like a bouquet hairdo.


Braided bun

Donut bun

If you’ve ever checked out a salon’s social media, you surely would have noticed this bun hairstyle for lehengas multiple times. After all, it is super fashionable and hence, super popular. It’s a stunning hairstyle that will beautifully complement your heavy lehenga and choli. If you don’t have time to visit the salon, you can quickly get this hairdo done by yourself. All you need to do is braid your hair from both sides and tie it up in a bun.


Donut bun

Donut bun

When we talk about bun hairstyles for lehengas, how can we leave this one out? After all, the donut bun is a cult favourite. Whether you like it neat or messy, this donut bun looks excellent both ways. It’s such a versatile hairstyle that can be paired with even a French braid and with multiple accessories. Basically, this bun hairstyle will allow you to play around with different aspects, and you can go as crazy as you want to!

Nisha Shah

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Writer, avid reader and a lover of all things creative is the best way to describe Nisha Shah! Equipped with a degree in Journalism and a certification in Digital Marketing, she brings a distinct perspective to her writing. With experience in content covering a range of topics from health to travel and beauty to food, she manages to bring something interesting and yet easy-to-read for her readers. When she's not writing, you can find her curled up with a book and coffee, bingeing on movies and TV shows, experimenting with photography and lots more!


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