Schools all around the country are getting ready to celebrate homecoming! It’s a fun time packed with school spirit and football. But, anyone who’s endured high school knows that homecoming is all about the dance!
For guys, homecoming means throwing on a suit (or maybe even a rented tux!) and combing their hair. For girls, the process is a bit more complicated. It all starts with the perfect dress, and of course shoes to match! But it doesn’t end there! The dress and the shoes may seem like the most important part of the homecoming outfit, but the hair is what pulls it all together. You can have the perfect shoes and dress, but if you’re hair’s a hot mess, the entire look is ruined!
Most girls scour pretty homecoming updos for their magical night. Homecoming updos are classy and sophisticated, and they keep your hair out of the way as you dance the night away!
If you’re on the hunt for the perfect homecoming upd, keep scrolling! We’ve rounded up some gorgeous DIY homecoming updos that are easy enough to try yourself!
1. Wild and Curly Updo
If you have wild and curly hair, don’t fight it. You can use your curls to create some gorgeous homecoming updos, like this pile of curls accented with a pretty headband.
2. Curly Bun Updo
If you prefer tamer curly homecoming updos, a loose bun with pinned curls is a classic and sophisticated style. This curly updo can also be created with straight hair as well; just use a curling iron.
3. Loose Ballerina Bun
Ballerina buns are classy, chic, and great for most hair types! Ballerina buns also make great homecoming updos, since they’re relatively simple to do and they look fabulous!
4. Easy Chigon
The chigon is a great pulled back hairstyle that’s full of class and sophistication. Chigonsmake beautiful homecoming updos for ladies with medium hair.
5. Easy Knotted Updo
Loose and casual looking homecoming updos are perfectly pretty! If you want the complex look of a braided look without the complicated braiding, try this gorgeousâ€”yet simpleâ€”knotted updo!
6. Twisted Updo
There aren’t many easier homecoming updos than twisted updos! All you need to do to recreate this look is twist sections of hair and pin them to the back of the head.
7. Braided Headband Updo
Add a nice polished look to any homecoming hairstyle with a braided headband accent. These look particularly pretty when combined with low buns and a teased crown.
8. Twisted Crown Updo
Twisted homecoming updos look complicated, but they’re really very easy! Gradually adding in sections of hair as you twist it around the head gives you this simple crown hairstyle.
9. Braided Faux Chigon
If you love the look of a chigon but can’t seem to get it down, this simple braided updo might be just the thing. It’s nothing more than three braids rolled up to form buns and pinned in place.
10. Sleek and Easy Updo
For a sleek look, start with a loop of hair at the nape of the neck. Wrap a section of hair around the base to finish it off. Easy peasy, and super sleek!