Wedding Hairstyle of the Week: Glamorous Vintage-inspired Updo

Hair & Beauty
glamorous-vintage-wedding-hairstyle-wedding-updo.jpg Photo: Courtesy of Salon AKS

With the upcoming royal wedding on their minds, hairstylists Mika Rummo and Nikki Ray of Salon AKS in New York City were inspired to create this glam updo around a whimsical, English-wedding appropriate feathered hat. To create the look, they started by smoothing a quarter-size dollop of styling cream through the hair for shine and control. Then they created an exaggerated deep side part, and brushed both sides back and securing for a tight, sleek effect. To create a base for the bun, the loose hair was gently teased, then lightly brushed into a classic bun shape. The hat was placed slightly off center, about two inches away from the hairline. (Note: when wearing a fascinator with a veil, you want the veil to just cover the tip of your nose.) I can definitely see some of Kate and Will's wedding guests (perhaps Victoria Beckham?) pulling off an elegant, high-style look like this. View more wedding hairstyle ideas in our gallery. —Lauren Matthews

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