Wedding Updo Idea: Retro Ponytail

Hair & Beauty
wedding-hair-updo-ideas.jpg Photos: Kyle Ericksen

It's difficult to find a wedding hairstyle that's elegant and low-key at the same time, but I thought the Mad Men-inspired ponytails at the recent Alfred Angelo runway show put a check in both boxes—they felt unfussy, polished, and fresh. I was backstage watching as the hairstylists from Salon AKS worked their magic, and I can tell you that getting the look definitely required more than your average heading-to-a-workout ponytail. So I asked the pros to for tips on recreating the style. Here's the how-to:

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