20 Elegant Hairstyles for Any Formal Occasion

No matter how spontaneous and disheveled you prefer to look in day-to-day life, it’s impossible to avoid occasions when you need to be elegant. Elegant updos and downdos are required for different types of formal events and in office settings. Even if these are rare opportunities in your life, we bet you won’t mind looking elegant once in a while simply for a change. Some of us think that elegant styles can add you years or mistakenly associate them with something strict or restricting like a white shirt and a business jacket. These are just misconceptions. Viewing the following gallery, you are going to see how versatile and inspiring elegant ‘dos can be. So, why not to give them a try?

#11: Everflowing Side Braid

Bohemian plaits are a great choice in elegant hairstyles for long hair. Try a sideswept plait that wraps around the front of the head and continues down the side. This will not only look amazing with your printed chiffon dress, but also show off your braiding skills!

11 side braid elegant downdo