10 Updos That Don't Need a Hair Elastic, According to the Pros at NYFW
Unless you're sporting a pixie cut, slapping a hair tie onto your wrist in preparation for a midday updo is just another step in your daily routine. However, sometimes there just isn't enough time in the morning to hunt down one of those elusive elastics, and while the thought of an elastic-free hairstyle might seem daunting, the pros at New York Fashion Week just proved it's simpler than ever.
The secret? You can replace a missing hair tie with, well, almost anything. While backstage, hairstylists were grabbing whatever they could find to style their models' hair into something runway-worthy. From ribbons to belts (yes, belts), we rounded up the most creative ways stylists chose to put hair into updos without having to resort to a plain old hair elastic. As a bonus, you won't have to wait until spring to give these hairstyles a try, they work perfectly for holiday as well.