11/07/2013 18:35 BST | Updated 22/05/2015 10:12 BST

Hair How To: The Top Knot

The top knot is the ultimate quick-fix, Summer style and as the go-to do on both the red carpet and the catwalk, there's no shortage of ballerina bun inspiration. (Olivia Wilde's effortlessly chic updo was our favourite style from this year's Vanity Fair party).


Watch the video to see The Blow Bar's Emily Rushen create the look and find our step-by-step guide to the top knot below.

In other hair news, here's how to try the top knot: