My hair is kind of long and kind of stringy, and I often wear it knotted up to help with facial drooping and to avoid resembling an old hag. When I wear my hair in a bun, the bun is anemic and looks like a little baby fist curled up on the back of my head. My hair just doesn’t have the kind of volume I need to rock a large bun without help. For a girl like me, The Sock Bun is a miracle find, and luckily for people who are as non-crafty as me, it can be made at home.
After I made my own pair of sock buns, I tried one out on the crown of my head just like Carrie Bradshaw did. The result was not fabulous.
|What I was going for|
|What I got|
I tried and tried, and still couldn’t get it sleek and sophisticated. Frustrated with my efforts, I figured I could go a whole different route with the Sock Bun and make an even bigger fashion statement. This is what I came up with:
It's good, right?