High ponytail? Check. Bling accessories? Check. Streetstyle outfit? Check. Let’s find out more about this new trend which sets off the eyes, recently spotted on the Maria Escorté Spring-Summer 2015 runway at Madrid Fashion Week. The trend.
Mid-length hair worn straight in a high-slung ponytail. Roots were slicked to the scalp
which instantly opened up the models’ faces. The defining feature behind this look? A golden ribbon which secured the ponytail into place, wrapped several times to create a tube-like effect. This technique helped give these ponytails even more height and added a modern and original twist to a true classic. Get the runway look.
Make like the catwalk models and play around with your urban-chic look. Pair your new do with a casual streetstyle outfit and combine with look-at-me accessories. In terms of footwear, sneakers are an absolute must...and just as well because comfy flats were a big hit for summer this year. Nevertheless, you can try out this trend with your favourite pair of sandals, or add heels for a boost of femininity. Step-by-step tutorial.
Start by washing your hair with Hydration and Suppleness Shampoo
to make your hair silky soft and shiny. Dry, then apply a heat-protective spray to your lengths and straighten. Next, gather your hair at the very top of your head, using a ribbon of your choice to secure into place and slick down your roots with Design Gel
. Make sure to wrap your ribbon several times around the base, creating a tube effect, then tie into a knot to fix in place. Finish with a layer of hairspray for a lasting hold. ©PixelFormula, Maria Escoté prêt-à-porter runway, Spring-Summer 2015
Try the high-slung, accessorized ponytail for an urban-chic look