11/07/2013 19:47 BST | Updated 22/05/2015 10:12 BST

Party Hair How To: The Messy Updo

So you've mastered the ultimate curls, but sometimes, an updo is the answer when it comes to the most attention-grabbing party hairstyle. We asked The Blow Bar's Emma Rees to demonstrate how to perfect a tousled version of a classic hair-up style, that's best done on curled or textured hair. Take a look below for a quick tutorial in the messy updo (also a favourite at weddings).

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