Nifty·Posted on Jul 23, 2012How To Get Summer's 27 Best HairstylesSometimes it takes a little work to get that effortless, romantic summer look. Here are 27 styles with how-to diagrams to try for everything from that wedding you have to attend to a day at the beach.by Peggy WangBuzzFeed StaffFacebookPinterestTwitterMailLink 1. Insanely Easy Knotted Ponytail thebeautydepartment.com Get the full instructions here. This hairstyle works as a super-polished look, or you can tease up the ends for a more disheveled look. 2. weseerainbows.wordpress.com This is THE hairstyle if you've got a picnic date coming up. 3. Twisted Updo thebeautydepartment.com This one's a little complicated, but it's so ideal with an elegant, backless dress for a night time event. Get the full instructions here. You'll need: curling iron, sectioning clips, teasing comb or brush, clear elastic rubber band, bobby pins, and light to medium holding hairspray. 4. Braid-Wrapped Ponytail pinterest.com Use an extra rubber band and bobby pins to secure the braids. 5. Braided Bun jointhemood.com Put your hair in a ponytail, and divide the ponytail into two braids. Proceed to twist the braids into a bun, and pin. 6. Messy Bun/Ponytail Hybrid cupcakesandcashmere.com This is like, the best hairstyle for the gym. You don't want your ponytail whipping around at you while you're moving, and a bun can feel heavy on the head. 7. Ballerina Braid Bun thebeautydepartment.com Get the full directions at The Beauty Department. It definitely takes some coordination to be able to French braid the back of your head upside down. 8. A Ponytail with Height thebeautydepartment.com Get the full tutorial here, which they claim only takes "minutes." These photos make me want to re-ombre my hair. 9. Braided Updo keikolynn.com Braided Updo Tutorial Courtesy of Keiko Lynn. Pretty adorable if you've got some grown-out bangs that are ready for side-sweeping. I not only want to try this hairstyle, but this makeup look as well. 10. Another Braided Bun thebeautydepartment.com Take your bangs from hipstery to prim and proper. Get the full tutorial here. 11. kouturekiss.com Get the full tutorial here, which you'll need if you're not used to complicated braids. 12. Accessory Ideas for Your Bun jointhemood.blogspot.com.es 13. Maiden Braids abeautifulmess.com Maiden braids are the key to getting that Disney princess look. Click here for the full tutorial. 14. The Messy Twist jointhemood.blogspot.com.es Loosely French braid one side, and tie into a side ponytail. Tease the ponytail and wrap into a low chignon; attach with bobby pins. 15. The Side Braid thebeautydepartment.com Get the full tutorial here. Essentially, you are French braiding, but only grabbing new hair from one side. 16. Twisty Buns abeautifulmess.com You can stick all kinds of crazy things into this trio of buns, like flowers or little bows. This style is also a neat way to tame out-of-control curly hair. Get the directions here. 17. The Waterfall Braid polyvore.com View this video on YouTube youtube.com Watch a tutorial here. 18. The Quick Twist for Short to Medium Hair thebeautydepartment.com Get the full directions here. 19. Reverse Crown Braid abeautifulmess.typepad.com Since you're tucking the ends in, this style could be easily accomplished if you have shoulder-length hair. Go here for the full instructions. 20. Braided-Back Bun refinery29.com / Via pinterest.com Go to Refinery 29 for full instructions and 2 other easy braided updo ideas. 21. Turn a Head Scarf into a Turban etsy.com If you're having a bad hair day, may as well channel your inner Jambi. 22. An Updated Chignon 23. Side Chignon for Medium-Length Hair marthastewartweddings.com Get the full tutorial at Martha Stewart Weddings. 24. Double Boho Braid thebeautydepartment.com You can incorporate all kinds of ribbons and twine into this messy braided hair do. Get the directions here. 25. Cascade Braids for Medium-Length Hair hairromance.com Get the full tutorial here. 26. The Donut Bun girlinblond.blogspot.com 27. Easy Braided Bun somuchtosmileabout.com Here's a really easy updo consisting of just one chunky braid. Get the full directions here Want more amazing styling tips? Sign up for BuzzFeed’s DIY newsletter!