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The fashion world is a buzzing with the anticipation of the newest Balmain x H&M that’s launching November 5th. Balmain is a storied Parisian couture house known for its womanly silhouettes and rich embellishments, and now with designer Olivier Rousteing at the helm it’s definitely for the insta-generation. The look book for the collection, released last week, already has fashionistas swooning. Beyond the amazing clothing, the hair was also stand out. One of the models sported brushed back tendrils with lots of volume. A super glamorous look. And if Balmain does it, then it’s instantly cool. So grab your paddle brush, snap a selfie and click through to the notes for more photographic evidence. –– Michelle Rotbart

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We haven’t seen the last of braids. Last week, as the fashion shows wrapped, Céline showcased sleek single strand twines to flatter the woman on-the-go. Proving again that Phoebe Philo and team know what women want, braids popped up on Parisian street styles this week too. Models and fashion insiders like Binx Walton, Michelle Elie, and Elaine Welteroth were all spotted wearing voluminous and playful braids. If these ladies are any indication of what’s to come for spring, you better get your braiding game on. To see more great braids from the streets of Paris, click through to style notes. –– Michelle Rotbart

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2014 was the year of the bob, so the many wearers of chin-length looks are now most likely thinking about a new style for 2015. Until you do decide on what that new ‘do will be, you can pick up on current trends for casual, tousled, or rock and roll statement styles by artfully styling your hair with these aesthetics in mind. For our tips, click notes.

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