Hair Hack for Getting This Knotted Look

Taylor Pfeffer
by Taylor Pfeffer
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If you admire knotted hairstyles but think they’re difficult to achieve, then have no fear! I’m going to show you exactly how you can create a knotted hair look for yourself.

And, believe me, it really isn’t as complicated as you think.

Tools and materials:

  • Hair elastic
Wrapping hair

1. Wrap hair around finger

First, separate your hair into a half ponytail. The first stage of knotting is wrapping it around one of your fingers, as shown.

Where your finger is creates a hole.

Twisting hair

2. Twist hole

Twist the hole and move it slightly over to the side. You can take a look at the video to see what this looks like.

Pulling hair through hole

3. Pull hair through hole

Next, pull your hair through that hole.

Tying hair

4. Tie with elastic

Tie the top of the ponytail below the knot with a clear hair elastic to make it more secure. Then, tighten the ponytails.

Pulling on hair

5. Pull on hair

Gently pull on your hair at the top to loosen it up a bit.

Knot hairstyle

Hair hack for getting this knotted look

Here is the finished look. The knot is so neat, and as you saw, it was so simple to do. I adore knotted hairstyles, and if you didn’t before, I hope that you now do too.

For more hair inspiration, check out Spice up your ponytail with these simple tricks.

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Suggested materials:
  • Hair elastic

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