Using bobby pins, secure the bun while leaving some strands unfastened for a messy appearance.
For a messy effect, secure the bun with bobby pins and yank out a few strands.
Create a bun by twisting the ponytail and wrapping it around its base. Using bobby pins, secure the bun, making careful to tuck the ends of the braid into the bun.
Leave some strands out for a disheveled appearance. For added texture, you can curl or wave the lower half of your hair.
Create an untidy bun by twisting the ponytail loosely and wrapping it around the base.
This hairstyle lends a trendy and playful twist to the traditional messy bun.
Use a colorful or patterned scarf instead of bobby pins to wind around the bun and secure it.