Some call it low-maintenance. Others might say lazy. But when it comes to my hair, I am unashamedly laid-back when I style it. Not only are over-the-top updos and fancy plaits not my thing, but I’ve never been able to master them even when I try. However, there’s something about the arrival of autumn that has me wanting to step outside my comfort zone and embrace something a little more adventurous with my daily hairstyling. But I’m also incredibly realistic about the amount of time and effort I’m willing to spend on cajoling my hair into any kind of autumn hairstyle in the morning. We’re all busy people, and honestly, who has more than 10 minutes to dedicate to their strands on a normal day?
So when it came to seeking out autumn hairstyle inspiration for this piece, there was only vibe on my agenda: easy. Yes, I took to Instagram for hours to round up an array of the best effortlessly chic hairstyles for the month ahead. Most of them can be tweaked and adjusted depending on your hair prowess, but there’s more than enough inspiration ahead to encourage a little more experimentation.
Ahead, see 18 stylish yet easy autumn hairstyles that I can’t wait to try. and take a look at the products I’d use to re-create them at home.