It’s the style that reinforced the masculinity of the long hair for men, topped off with nothing but a beard and a too-cool-to-care attitude, yet the ascendancy of the man bun is far from over; in 2015 the mun trend is bound to evolve and expand, having more and more guys ready to embrace and rock what is the flourishing phenomenon.

Thinking you already have the luscious man locks all grown out and ready to be tied up, but you may lack the inspiration, we’ve rounded off 9 awesome man buns to make things easier for you in the styling department. Don’t forget to add a beard for extra points of masculinity.

Discover them all, after the break.

The samurai-inspired man bun.

Man bun hairstyle inspiration

The half bun (the pony bun).

Man bun hairstyle inspiration

The loose man bun.

Man bun hairstyle inspiration