11/07/2013 14:48 BST | Updated 22/05/2015 06:12 BST

Hair How To Video: The Chignon

Updos don't get more elegant than the chignon (meaning 'nape of the neck' in French). From the red carpet, to date night to weddings, this low-key look will always be an effortlessly chic choice for longer locks.


Watch the video below to see The Blow Bar's Emma Rees share her top tips for creating a chignon and for a step-by-step guide, click through the gallery below: