The EW ladies know how to rock a top-knot. They’re simple, chic and so low maintenance.

Whether you are a blonde, brunette or raven-haired beauty- make like the EW girls and become a member of the top-knot troop.

EW’s Senior Designer, Arezou dons a topknot

Celebrity inspiration:

Olivia Palermo, Nicole Richie and Kate bosworth rock the knot

The how to:

Hairstylist to the stars, Colin Gold gives a master class on how to create the perfect top-knot. The sky’s the limit…

“Using a brush, sweep your hair into a high ponytail on the crown of your head and support it with an elastic hair tie. Then gently tease the ponytail to increase the height of the finished style. Wrap the ponytail around itself using your fingers to create your preferred shape. Hold in place with bobby pins and lightly spray with hairspray to hold all day.”

Et voila!