How to Create a Glamorous Bridesmaid Ponytail

by Laineymariebeauty
2 Materials
10 Minutes

If you’re looking for a cute ponytail hairstyle, maybe for a bridesmaid look or any other special occasion, follow along with my step-by-step tutorial.

Save a trip to the hair salon and try this bridesmaid ponytail with me!

Tools and materials:

  • 2 clear hair elastics
  • 1 hair tie
Separating hair

1. Separate 2 sections of hair

Leave out 2 small bunches of hair by your temples. Then separate 2 sections of hair behind the those bunches, like this:

2. Twist and join

Twist those sections of hair around themselves and pull them to the back.

Twisting hair

Join them together at the back of your head with a clear hair elastic. Then pull it to tighten. 

Tightening hair

3. Repeat

Grab 2 more equal sections of hair on either side and repeat steps 1 and 2, joining the hair underneath the first elastic.

Tightening hair

Pinch and pull at the twists for more texture.

Adding texture

4. Make a ponytail

Grab all of the ends and pull them together in a low ponytail, securing it with a hair tie.

Making ponytail

5. Hide the hair tie

Pull the ponytail to tighten it and then grab a small section of hair.

Wrap that section around the hair tie to cover it.

Hiding hair tie

Tuck the ends underneath the ponytail into the hair tie.

Hiding hair tie

Here are the results of this upgraded ponytail:

Easy bridesmaid ponytail

Here’s this bohemian style ponytail from the side:

Easy bridesmaid ponytail

Easy bridesmaid ponytail

Try this easy ponytail hairstyle for your next bridesmaid gig or any fancy event.

For more hairstyle ideas, check out my post on 5 Super Cute Hairstyles for Special Occasions.

Suggested materials:
  • 2 clear hair elastics
  • 1 hair tie

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