Save This Spooky Hairstyle for Halloween!

3 Materials
5 Minutes

Not sure what you’re dressing up as yet this Halloween?

Here, I’m going to show you a spooky cheerleader hairstyle that is great for Halloween. Get yourself two long ribbons, and let’s begin!

Tools and materials:

  • Hair ties
  • Ribbons
  • Hair elastics
Tying pigtails

1. Tie pigtails

Start by dividing your hair down the center and tying two high pigtails.

Tying ribbon

2. Tie ribbon

Take a long ribbon, find the center of it, and wrap it around one of the hair ties. Then, tie a knot.

Braiding ribbon

3. Braid ribbon

Proceed to braid the ribbon down your hair, using the ribbon as one of the strands of the braid.

When you get to the end, tie it with an elastic.

Pulling on hair

4. Pull on hair

Proceed to gently pull on the strands of your braid to make it more voluminous.

Spooky Halloween hairstyle

5. Repeat

Repeat the same steps with your other pigtail.

Spooky Halloween hairstyle

Spooky Halloween hairstyle

Here is the finished look. I went for a different colored ribbon on each side to give it a fun feel, and with the spooky makeup, accessories, and contact lenses, this creates a great spooky cheerleader look for Halloween.

For something else you can do with a ribbon this Halloween, check out Grab Some Ribbon for This Halloween Hairstyle.

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Suggested materials:
  • Hair ties
  • Ribbons
  • Hair elastics

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