The number one reason why I love, love, LOVE ponytails? They don't have to be sleek and picture-perfect to pull off. In my opinion—on me at least—the messier the pony, the better. I've rounded up a few of my favorite disheveled 'dos on Pinterest:
View From the Top Natalia, the blogger behind Ma Nouvelle Mode, created this braided hairstyle by brushing hair back on top and loosely braiding the middle section of her hair, working in her bangs. If your hair is too thick for bobby pins to secure your braid, try a thicker clip like Vidal Sassoon Large Sure Grip Clix.