How to make the perfect messy bun. Gather hair into high ponytail. Take 2 sections and gently twist. Either hold with fingers or secure with clear elastic. Then gently wrap the twisted pony around the base and secure with bobby pins
(Grey's Anatomy Izzie Stevens' Braid Tutorial: It's basically just a normal french braid and then fold the bottom 'tail' in half and then tuck it under the top half of the braid and then just use bobby pins to secure it.