Braided Top Knot Tutorial | Summer Styles | Fructis Style Masterclass

This Braided Top Knot Is Top-Notch

Calling all girls with curls! This braided top knot is perfect for curls of medium hair length or longer—and it’s perfect for keeping those voluminous spirals away from your face. Discover more cute hairstyle ideas for curls in our Curly Hair gallery. Between this cool Curly Faux Hawk and a simple Curly Side Braid, you’re bound to find a style you love. And for more knots and buns, explore our gallery of hot-weather updos. (They’re perfect for everyday, prom, and beyond.) For more easy tutorials and hairstyle inspiration, head to the Hairstyle Hub.

Get the look with these steps

Girl separating hair for Braided Top Knot tutorial Step 1.

Start by sectioning off hair.

Pull the front sides starting at temples and move up towards the crown of head. Secure the back section away.

Girl braiding side section of hair for Braided Top Knot tutorial Step 2.

Use Curl Scrunch Controlling Gel on the front sections to help control frizz on front braids.

Divide hair in 5 sections and being braiding individually starting at front and move your way back. No need to secure at the end.

Girl gathering braided hair for Braided Top Knot tutorial Step 3.

Once all braids are complete, you’re ready to make the bun.

Gather all the braids, wrap around into a bun and secure with hair pins.

Girl smoothing hair into place for Braided Top Knot tutorial Step 4.
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Finish the look.

Tame down baby hairs with Curl Shape Defining Spray Gel.