A bun is a classic hairstyle that will suit everyone. There are so many ways to wear bun from sleek high buns, to curly low styles. One of the must-have looks is a messy bun. A messy bun is a versatile hairstyle that can look relaxed and beach ready or glam for a special event. It just depends how you want to wear it. To show you how gorgeous a messy bun can look, we have found 23 of the most stylish hair ideas on Instagram. There is a bun to suit every occasion, so take a look and see which one is your favorite.

1. Glam Messy Bun

First up we have this glam messy bun. The bun is quite high on the head and the hair is loose. It is a stunning and easy to wear bun that will suit everyone. A hairstyle like this can be dressed up or down to suit any occasion from a casual and relaxed day, to more special event like a prom or wedding. It is just beautiful.

2. Messy Bun with a Vintage Vibe

The next bun is one of our favorites. For this look, the hair is styled into a messy bun and the hair is cut into bangs at the front with loose hair at the sides. It is a stylish hair idea and it has a vintage vibe, so it is perfect for those who like a chic and classic look. It reminds us of Brigitte Bardot.

3. Low Bun with a Scrunchie

Looking for a bun that is easy to create and easy to wear? If so, this could be perfect for you. The hair is styled into a low and loose bun at the nape of the neck. A white scrunchie has been added to the hair too. This hairstyle is chic, trendy and it will suit everyone. You can use any color scrunchie so it color matches your outfit. If the bold hair ties are not for you, then you can go for a subtler one.

4. Half Up Bun

You don’t have to put all your hair into a messy bun. Maybe try a half hairstyle like this one. Half of the hair is left loose and the top layer is styled into a messy and relaxed bun. It is a trendy idea and it allows you to wear a bun but keep your hair down too, so you get the best of both. A bun like this can be recreated on longer hair too, but try the cut and color if you want a new look.

5. Simple and Stylish Bun Idea

Next, we have a simple and stylish hair idea to show you. The hair is styled very high on the head and the hair is loose and relaxed. This such a chic and glam hair idea and you will be able to find hair tutorials online which will show you step by step instructions on how to recreate a similar look. This is a neater version of the messy bun but you can pull the hair a little looser if you prefer.

6. Elegant, Curly Messy Bun

If you want an elegant hairstyle, then this could be perfect for you. For this look, the hair is beautifully curled and it is styled into a loose and messy bun that is styled quite low. There is also loose hair at the front and a little volume on the top. This is a stunning and romantic hairstyle that would be perfect for a wedding. A bride or bridesmaid could wear this style and accessorize it with pearls or flowers.

7. Casual and Easy to Wear Bun

The next hair idea is cute, pretty and easy to wear. Here we have a high messy bun with bangs. As you can see, the hair is just scooped up into a relaxed bun which creates a casual and stylish look. Hair like this is easy to recreate and you can wear it with or without bangs. A similar bun will suit everyone.

8. Messy High Bun for Special Occasions

Next, we have another elegant hair idea. Here we have a high bun and the hair is relaxed and curly. There are some loose strands of hair too. It is a stunning hairstyle and it is perfect for the times where you want to dress to impress. You can also wear this hairstyle for any occasion as the outfit, makeup and accessories you wear will either make it look casual or very glamorous.

9. Chic Hairstyle Idea

One of the great things about a messy bun is that it looks effortlessly stylish. Here is a gorgeous example. The hair is loose and relaxed with a little volume on the top. There is a small bun also that is styled quite high. It is pretty, easy to create and looks formal enough to wear for work and other places where you need to look chic and sophisticated.

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