I know it barely feels like summer is over and already you are seeing and hearing about the holidays. I like to think it is never to soon to be prepared. For instance fashion trends during fashion week are always a season ahead of the game. It’s definitely not too soon to get you thinking about fun hairstyles for parties, holiday get togethers, galas, and even weddings you may be attending all before the years end.

Great updo Hairstyles for short hair

Justs because you have short hair doesn’t mean you can’t have a beautiful updo hairstyle. You can create some beautiful updo’s from shoulder length hair, sometimes even shorter. Here are some ideas for awesome updos for short hair.


Elegant and sleek up-do. Client has shoulder length hair. Hair by Jes at her salon Blowout Studio



Side swept, Loose and romantic curly up-do. Client has hair right above her shoulders. Hair by Jes at her salon Blowout Studio



Classic and simple up-do. Hair on the manikin would fall right below the shoulders if she had shoulders. Hair by Jes.


Up-do’s and  Holiday Hairstyles 

Add a braid or a twist, or leave your hair down with some waves or straight and sleek. You well have the best time at your holiday party if you feel comfortable with your hairstyle.


Three braid up-do. Hair by Jes



Five braid up-do. This up-do would be great for a 1920’s themed party or a classic vintage look.  Hair by Jes



Crown braid to dress up some wavy hair. Hair by Jes



Side braid in super sleek hair. Hair by Jes on Jes. lol



Braids, on Braids. I did a bubble braid that leads into and basic three strand braid and behind it is a fishtail braid. Hair by Jes



Love this casual fishtail braid. Simple and easy hairstyle that you can dress up or down. Hair by Jes


All I used was twist to create this beautiful and trendy up-do. Hair by Jes



Braid into side bun. Hair by Jes on Jes



Fun waterfall braid. Hair by Jes

Faux Bob For Long Hair

Check out how to make it look like you have short hair without the commitment.


Faux Bob. Hair by Jes

For a step by step how to on this look check out: Faux Bob Hairstyle For Long Hair.