First there was the miracle sock bun. Since then, a flood of hair tutorials have surfaced all over YouTube, Pinterest, the beauty blogosphere and beyond. It's actually a little overwhelming, so we scoured the net and found seven DIY 'dos that are definitely worth trying. From runway-inspired up-dos to roll-and-go hair, use the tutorials below to twist, tie and tease your bad hair days away. 

1. Runway-Inspired Easy Twist Updo

2. Wedding Chicks' Updo Braid

3. Hairstyles and Beauty Tips' Low Rolled Updo 

4. Fast and Easy Up Style

5. Spring Braided Flower Updo

6. The Lauren Conrad-Inspired Fun Bun

7. 5-Step Low Side Bun via Pinterest


Lily Ko (lily7x7 studied fashion design and merchandising at Central Saint Martins and the Academy of Art University. In addition to writing for 7x7, Lily is on the creative team at Pottery Barn, and works as a freelance stylist, writer, and designer.