06/12/2011 14:37 GMT | Updated 22/05/2015 10:12 BST

Party Hair How To: The Classic Pleat

Let's face it, when it comes to party hair, it's all about quick, easy-to-do styles that will make you the belle of the ball. So, in case you're stuck for ideas, we asked our celebrity hairdresser friends Percy & Reed to show us how to create three on-trend looks to try out over the festive season. Watch the video below to see the first installment on how to do a modern version of the classic pleat.

Tools you need to get this look:

Babyliss Root Boost Crimper
Percy & Reed Dry Shampoo
Hair grips
Hair pins
Hair brush