The next time you have no energy to think of a hairstyle, bring out your hair pins. Here, creative ways to use 'em, as found on Instagram:
Take inspiration from JoJo and make a chevron pattern to tame your wavy locks:
You can even do a triangle for your half up, half down look:
Add some character to your mane by styling your pins to get a star shape:
Have dark hair? Get pastel-colored hairpins and have fun:
If you don’t have any colored hair pins, you can make your own. Here’s a tutorial:
Create your own crown by making a pattern on top of your head:
Tip: To keep your pins from slipping and sliding, spray them with a bit of hairspray or dry shampoo before putting them on.
These hairstyles are super easy to do—they’ll literally take three minutes or less. So go have fun with your ~*basic*~ hair pins.
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