Audrina Patridge wearing a side chignon knotted hairstyle while she attends the 51st Grammy Awards held at the Staples Center, Los Angeles..
Hairstyle: Sleek, sexy and elegant side chignon knotted hairstyle. Chignon knotted hairstyles are a very popular elegant hairstyle used often among celebrities to create that sexy but elegant celebrity hairstyle.
Color: Dark brunette with caramel low lights.
When to Wear: Weddings, Proms, events, Galas, clubs and special occasions.
How to create your basic, classic Chignon hairstyle.
Step 1. Brush hair back firmly, hold at back of neck, and with the other hand tightly twist it around itself to create a tension letting the chignon almost shape itself.
Step 2. Hold the chignon at the center with the index finger of the left hand and wind the rest of the hair around.
Step 3. Carefully push the ends under the chignon and fasten with pins (use ones similar to your hair color, or decorative ones to match what you wear. For a tighter fit push the hair pins at an angle into the chignon, then flatten them against your scalp sliding them in place under the chignon.
Chignon hairstyles are elegant, sexy and work for many occasions. By simply changing the angle, and height of the chignon you have a large number of hairstyles right under your fingertips!
Chignon hairstyles are great as prom hairstyles, wedding hairstyles, and elegant hairstyles. Try them out at the office, or when out with friends for a change up of your usual hairstyle.