The One Hairstyle To Take You Through The Festive Season


With the festive season on our icy doorstep, you’ve got about three seconds before your social calendar fills up. Whether you’re drinking mulled wine pre-Christmas or the fizz of New Year, there will be no shortage of events – and you’ll need an outfit for each.

But whatever your winter look, your hair is an easy way to add a runway-inspired touch (even to that intentionally ugly jumper).

Sleek, deep-parted looks made an appearance in the SS17 shows, with Balmain sending models out with slicked to the side ‘dos. But the look is lasting – similar styles were seen in Jason Wu’s SS18 show.

We loved it as a summertime go-to, but the style works equally well for rocking around the Christmas tree.

Follow ELLE Junior Fashion Editor Felicity Kay’s guide to get the look: