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In the sunny season, it often feels like your hair is just another layer of cushioning meant to keep you sweaty and incredibly uncomfortable. I get it, by mid-day despite all your primping, you probably just want to throw your tendrils up into a basic bun and hope you don’t get invited out last minute. Or you could opt to beat the heat and humidity and wear a very in and cool hair do, like a braided top knot. This style will get your hair off your neck and keep you looking chic all day long. Click through to the notes to get the how-to.  Michelle Rotbart Click for StyleNotes →


Pull out your sewing kits ladies because the pros behind the hair at Haider Ackerman just crafted a mane masterpiece with some needle and thread. Paralleling the visible stitches on waistbands and sleeves in the collection, it’s quite the avant-garde, D-I-Y look. Perhaps this is the a reinterpretation of the hair tapestry trend we saw from Bleach London last summer? To find out more, read on. –– Michelle Rotbart

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There are few women that have looked as stylish and as effortless as Jane Birkin. Case in point: her signature hairstyle. Loose waves, sexy long bangs, and chunky layers that hit just at the chin. It’s an easy-going look, but it also feels a little tough. It’s a little shaggy, a little mod, and a lot sexy. Click the style notes for tips on what to tell you stylist and how to style it at home. –– Laura Martin

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The new year is a great time for a new hairdo that can help you feel like a new you. But you don’t want to be caught up in last year’s trends; step ahead of the curve and you can be the envy of all the girls. To make sure we are on the pulse, we asked Eve Galmiche, colorist and texture specialist at the ARROJO salon in SoHo, NYC, to share her top client requests and personal insights regarding color and styling trends. The pictured mood board of inspiration comes from Eve, and you can read her thoughts below.

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This look takes its cues from two recent trends: wet-look texture and gym-inspired styling. It’s hair that’s neither damp or gym appropriate, but carries a hint of moisture and the sheen of healthful activity. Unlike other air-dried styles, this look has a healthy dose of root-volume, giving you all the sexiness of wet-look with a more flattering silhouette. Click the style notes for the step-by-step. –– Laura Martin

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