How-to: The modern chignon

BRONWYN WILLIAMS
Last updated 05:00 20/03/2013

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It's a chignon my friends, but not as you know it. Redken's Jock Robson created a sweet but modern take on the classic chignon for models at iD Dunedin Fashion Week. Here's how to recreate the look at home. 

"The key to this look is to keep it sleek," Robson says. "If your hair is not naturally straight then pre-straighten it with hot irons. Then spray a bit of hairspray through to give it grip and control."

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