LFW SS16 The Embellished Twist Step-by-Step
Get the coveted catwalk look straight from London Fashion Week SS16. Follow our Step-by-Step to recreate this gorgeous Embellished Twist, as seen at the Emilio de la Morena presentation.
Leigh Keates, Creative Director Hair for Emilio de la Morena and Cloud Nine Style Ambassador created The Embellished Twist for LFW this year, in keeping with the ‘Girl on Holiday’ inspiration for Emilio’s outfits.
This unique take on a chignon perfectly complements Emilio's combination of contemporary and couture and it isn't difficult to recreate! Simply follow Leigh's steps and prepare to turn heads - who needs a runway?!
What You Need:
Cloud Nine Original Wand
Cloud Nine Dressing Brush
Four White Kirby Grips
Lightly spritz dry hair with salt spray and finger dry with hairdryer.
Wrap large sections of hair around the Cloud Nine Original Wand.
Spray hair with dry texturiser and brush through with Cloud Nine Dressing Brush.
Gather hair into ponytail on the occipital bone at the same height as the eyebrows.
Secure the ponytail and conceal with a small piece of hair.
Fold the hair upwards and lay ends of the hair over the base of the ponytail, towards the right side of the head.
Secure the twist with pins and the end with two white grips below the right ear.
Loosen flyways around the hairline with your fingers.
To finish, place two more white grips in the front of the left ear and use session spray for hold.