Of all the 2011 hairstyles we've featured to date none has struck a chord quite as much as the double knot hairstyle - its effortless look impressing many a fashioniser.
When I first penned our guide to the trend we included a brief summary detailing how the style had been created on the catwalk, but asked our readers to let us know if they wanted something more detailed. Well, you asked and we have again put pen to paper.
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Past years have seen hair trends be dominated by striking hair cuts. Not so for 2011's hair trends which, like those in 2010, are all about striking, detailed hairstyles. For the most part those hairstyle trends have debuted on the catwalk and quickly appeared on the streets, their wearers replicating styles that are hard to take your eyes off.
The braided top knot is one such style.
Born on Sass & Bide's spring 2011 catwalk it's a style that has all the hallmarks of a hair trend in the making: it's detailed, it has a messy factor that is imbued with a too-cool-to-care attitude, you can style it yourself and, simply put, it turns heads.
Read on to find out more about the braided top knot, including a detailed how-to guide.
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Braided topknot on the catwalk
Braided top knot: How to
The double braid