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35 Amazing Long Hair Buns That’ll Never Go Out of Style

Long hair buns are stylish, never out fashioned, and can always complete an outfit. From classy and chic to childish or glamorous, you can quickly achieve one of these looks only by styling one or several buns.

Twisted buns, space buns, or top buns with huge volume are just a few options for you, and we have handpicked some trendy bun hairstyles for long-haired women.

Magical Bun Hairstyles For Long Hair

You can choose to style them using sponge donuts to give these hairdos a tremendous dimension or just simply create messy buns.

A precious ponytail can easily be transformed into a stunning bun in just a few easy steps. Follow our article and find out how to reproduce these women’s long hair buns.

1. Chignon Bun Updo

messy updo for thick long hair

The combination of a ponytail and bun is just amazing. Start by making a ponytail and folding it in half.

Don’t worry about making it perfect; just go with the flow. Even if hair doesn’t get tied properly, let it be. The idea here is to give a messy look.

2. Twisted Hair with Highlights

messy low updo for long hair

When your outing is on point, your hairstyle needs to be on point too. Casual messy updos look great on special occasions. First, twist your hair from both sides.

Then make a low bun by twisting and turning them. Slightly straight and wavy tendrils will match your bun hairdo.

3. Puffed Front

quick messy updo for long hair

A busy schedule doesn’t include time for styling our hair. But that shouldn’t mean that you can make it look stylish.

A quick hairdo looks stylish and very beautiful. A twisted bun and a side puff make a quick hairstyle. You’ll look very beautiful in this hairdo, so go on and try it.

4. Knotted Long Hair

messy knotted updo for long hair

The advantage of lengthy hair is that you can make any hairdo. For instance, a knotted bun can be easily made with such hair length.

Simply take all your hair and make a knot like you normally make with a thread. Tuck the ends of the knot with a hairpin.

5. Half-up Hairstyle

messy half updo for long hair

Are you planning a romantic beach date with your better half? Make the day more memorable with your gorgeous hairdo. Create a half twisted and braided hairdo. Use little flowers and spread them all over your hairstyle.

6. Space Buns

space buns for long hair

Space buns look mesmerizing, especially when you are not afraid to use vivid electric colors such as a bright tone of yellow. Section your crown hair in two and style two space buns. Straightn the rest of your hair and let it loose.

7. Donut Bun for Long Hair

long hair with donut bun

In order to reproduce this hairstyle, you need to create wide blonde highlights. Keep your base color in a light caramel hue and use a big sponge donut to style your low bun. The highlights will give your bun texture and glam.

8. Long Hair Bun for Wedding

long hair bun for wedding

Buns are among brides favorites when it comes to hairstyles that are suitable for this important event. Make a big bun on top of your head and pull our slim strands of hair. If you want a delicate romantic look, curl them with an iron.

9. Curly Hair Bun

long curly hair bun

When you have Afro American hair, a bun hairstyle with bangs is something you must try! This way, you’ll get a stunning appearance, your hair will look classy, and you’ll be able to hold in one place all that rebel textured hair.

10. Bow Buns

bow buns for long hair

There are no words to describe this impressive hairstyle! Split your hair into two sections and style two bow buns on each side, on top of your hair.

Select two strands of your long bangs and let them effortlessly fall on your forehead. The color choice is yours, but we recommend a mauve-blue ombre to make this hairstyle look fabulous.

11. Bun for Black Hair

Bun for Long Black Hair

Protective hairstyles not only prevent hair damaging, but they also look stunning. You can gather all of your braids in a big high bun and select a few knits that you can wear loose.

12. Half Up Bun for Long Hair

Half Up Bun for Long Hair

Buns come in all sizes, and for this hairstyle, you can create a small hairdo on top of your head. Use only;y the crown hair and straighten the rest of your locks. This way, your layers will look more textured and shiny.

13. Straight Hair Bun

Long Straight Hair Bun

Split your bangs in two and add a voluminous headband on top of your head. Place the long strands of your bangs over it and tie them with the rest of your hair into a big bun.

If you want the hairdo to look classy, before styling the bun, straighten your hair.

14. Formal Bun Hairstyle

Formal Bun Hairstyle for Women with Long Hair

Take your long bangs and create two loose twists. Gather the two strands in a big twisted low bun in the back of your head. Pull the edges to give your hairdo more texture and volume.

15. French Bun

long hair with french bun

Loosely gather all your hair on one side of your head and use bobby pins or clips to secure the mane.

Roll the hair and secure the twirl over your pins, and tuck away any strands that don’t stay in place. Use more bobby pins to fasten your hairdo.

16. Simple Messy Bun

messy bun for long hair

We should start off with something that is simple enough to create, perhaps not suitable for gala dinners, but completely irresistible in everyday occasions.

Ideal for: Oval and heart-shaped faces.

How to style: Use bobby pins to make this easy bun for long hair. You can start from half updo and build from there.

Bridesmaids Half Updo Hairstyles for Long Hair

17. Teased Messy Bun

women's bun styles for long hair

This messy bun for long hair is ideal even for the most formal of occasions.

Ideal for: Heart and round-shaped faces.

How to style: Tease the top part of your hair. Unlike in the previous updo, bangs are not left out of this bun. But don’t worry if a few random strands fall out.

18. Middle Part Sleek Low Bun

Middle Part Bun with long hair for Women

Sleek buns are great and elegant too. Middle parted sleek buns are great to show off your beautiful facial features.

Ideal for: Oval and square-shaped faces.

How to style: Part your hair in the middle. Use hair wax to make the bun slick and create a simple low bun at the back.

19. Simple Low Bun with Halo Braid

braided low bun for long hair

When it comes to making a long hair bun, you can always cheat and use some extensions for the whole hairstyle to turn out perfect.

Ideal for: Square and round-shaped faces.

How to style: Part your hair in the middle and create a simple low bun. Make it loose on the sides. Use a weave for the braid that you’d then attach to the updo.

20. Braided Space Bun with Middle Part

braided double bun for long hair

This voluminous double bun can be created exclusively with long hair, but it looks so adorable.

Ideal for: Oval and heart-shaped faces.

How to style: Part your hair in the middle and create two voluminous, sleek high buns. Each bun should be wrapped around with a braid.

21. Sleek Long-High Bun with Short Bangs

Your quirky short bangs can still look elegant.

Ideal for: Oval and heart-shaped faces.

How to style: Make a sleek medium-high bun with long hair and use a styling brush to style these short bangs. Use some hair product for extra shine.

22. Braided Low Bun

Braids and buns are a great combination, and if you have long hair you should try them out.

Ideal for: Oval and heart-shaped faces.

How to style: Make a relaxed, side-swept low side bun wrapped around with a braid.

23. Sleek Chignon Bun

chignon bun on long hair

For ladies that are more skilful, this chignon bun is a dream. It is a sassy way to put your long hair into bun.

Ideal for: Round and square-shaped faces.

How to style: Do a completely sleek and simple chignon bun.

24. Side-Swept Sleek Low Bun

For a more asymmetrical sleek bun look, part your hair on the side.

Ideal for: Square and heart-shaped faces.

How to style: Part your hair far on one side and make a sleek low bun.

25. Messy Low Side Bun

Messy Low Side Bun for Long Hair

Long hair bun gives you the possibility of layering your updo.

Ideal for: Oval and square-shaped faces.

How to style: Part your hair on one side and do a messy low bun on the other side.

26. Top Knot Bun with Thick Bangs

long hair bun with bangs

If your hair is long and thick, put it to the test by trying this top knot bun out.

Ideal for: Heart and round-shaped faces.

How to style: Tie a big, bold top knot bun and use a hair straightener to straighten your bangs.

27. High Messy Bun with a French Braid

This wedding bun hairstyle is perfect for brides with long hair it looks spectacular on their D- day. This bun styles for long hair is a skilled way to flaunt your natural hair length.

Ideal for: Heart and round-shaped faces.

How to style: Use a hair straightener to curl your hair into waves. Separate the back section and do the wide braid. Then use bobby pins to create the voluminous messy bun.

28. Low Braided Bun

Test the power of long hair bun and your skill at braiding by trying this layered, braided low bun out.

Ideal for: Round and heart-shaped faces.

How to style: Create a sleek, voluminous braided low bun and decorate it with a hair accessory to your liking.

29. Simple Samurai Bun

bun for women with long hair

Both men and women are crazy about the samurai bun with long hair and for a good reason.

Ideal for: Heart and round-shaped faces.

How to style: Take the top section of your hair and create an effortless samurai bun. If you prefer it that way, you can use a hair straightener to make your hair slightly wavy.

30. Pin-up Roll Bun

Pin-up Roll Bun for Long Hair

Creative pin-up buns often require nice long hair.

Ideal for: Square and oval-shaped faces.

How to style: This long hair bun is sleek on the sides, with a big, voluminous roll on the top. It is decorated with a bandana that gives the hairstyle a pin curl vibe.

31. High Messy Bun with Straight Bangs

This fusion of a big, messy, high bun and the straight bangs is so irresistible and breathtaking.

Ideal for: Oval and heart-shaped faces.

How to style: Tease your hair and create a sleek, yet messy high updo. Use a hair straightener to straighten the bangs.

32. High Dreadlock Bun

dreadlock bun for long haired women

A protective and easy bun for long hair. Long thin dreadlocks are perfect for being picked up into a bun that is so original and fabulous that you will want to make it your go-to hairstyle.

Ideal for: Round and square-shaped faces.

How to style: Shape your dreadlocks into a very high bun of your liking and use an elastic band to hold it in place.

33. Double Half Bun with Braids

Be cute and quirky and experiment with braids and buns on your long hair. The possibilities are endless.

Ideal for: Oval and heart-shaped faces.

How to style: Use a beach waves hair product or a hair straightener to create waves in your hair. Then braid two thin parallel braids ending in the high messy buns.

34. Low Bun with Highlights

long hair bun styles for women

Highlights are a great way to emphasize any hairstyle. Highlights will make the long hair bun look hypnotizing.

Ideal for: All face shapes.

How to style: Do a sleek, low, twisted bun and decorate it with some elegant hair accessories.

35. Big Curly Updo

curly bun for long hair

When you can’t tame your curls, pick them up into a big, long curly hair bun.

Ideal for: Heart and round-shaped faces.

How to style: Shape your curls into a big, bold bun, leaving a few random curls to fall loosely around your face.

FAQs on Long Hair Buns

Which bun style is perfect for long hair?

They are all perfect. The longer the hair, the more options there are. If your hair is long, you can create all the romantic loose buns with the gentle curls hanging loosely, as well as the big extreme buns that look so stunning and powerful.

But the most important factor is still your personal preference and the look you want to go for.

Can I tie my hair into a bun without a pin?

Yes. There are some simple buns that you can tie with an elastic band. You can also use hair clips, depending on the occasion and the degree of formality you want your hairstyle to have.

To secure the bun, even more, use a hairspray to hold it in place. You can also use some decorative accessories that can also be used to secure the bun.

Long hair buns are a suitable and practical hairstyle option for a lot of occasions. With a little bit of patience and dedication, you can master a lot of bun hairstyles in a very short time, especially if you have long hair. Hopefully, there are a few buns from the 35 we’ve listed above that you will try out.